History of Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd.

Arab Bank Switzerland is a bridge between the Arab and Western world.

Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. was founded in Zug in 1962 and has a recognized Swiss bank status. As a Swiss bank, it is subject to all Swiss banking laws, rules and regulations and is supervised by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA).

For more than 50 years, Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. has been offering private banking services and has built an excellent reputation in the successful management of client assets. We are also a premier partner in several commercial banking areas. The clients of Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. originate from or are resident predominantly in the Middle-East.

Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. is directly owned by approximately 22’000 shareholders. The ratio of our shareholders’ equity is well above the standard set by Swiss and international monetary supervisory bodies, bearing witness to the bank’s excellent capitalization.