“Providing bespoke solutions
that exceed expectations.”

Services

Wealth management

Since 1962, we have advised individuals and families in the complex business of protecting and enhancing their wealth. Our core focus is to manage, protect and grow our clients’ assets, whether they are entrepreneurs, business leaders or families with wealth accumulated over generations. Our offering includes asset management, investment advisory, discretionary management, family office services and a new suite of alternative investment options in real estate, joint ventures and private equity. Arab Bank Switzerland Private Banking teams are a starting point for business development and for implementing strategic financial decisions.

Investment advisory

At Arab Bank Switzerland, our sophisticated advisory service offers bespoke solutions for investors who expect specialist advice before making their investment decisions.

Our investment advisory team will provide investment plans according to your goals, risk tolerance, return expectations and time horizon. Clients can make the most of our open architecture, enjoying access to all markets and products including short, medium and long-term investment ideas, re-allocation recommendations, options and hedging strategies.

Alternative investment opportunities take the form of real estate or private equity options, handpicked through specialist partnerships. Support is given in the form of on-going and comprehensive documentation on performance together with proactive advice on investment readjustments and rebalancing. Our advisors offer their services during extended hours, from the opening of the European markets to the closing of the US markets.

Asset management

Investors who are short on time or prefer to adopt a discretionary approach entrust their investment management decisions to Arab Bank Switzerland portfolio managers. Choose from our pool of investment funds, classic, fixed income, equities, commodities and alternative investments, and we will execute on your behalf. With a special focus on alternative investments, clients can explore real estate or hedge funds with an exciting choice of expert partners in this field. Clients with specific investment requirements can opt for a customized approach which incorporates particular investment guidelines into a tailor-made mandate.

Our discretionary management team abides by a clearly structured investment approach with continual assessment of prevailing market environments to adjust allocations at short notice.

Real Estate
As a testament to our vision to continuously offer innovative investment solutions, we at Arab Bank (Switzerland)Ltd. successfully launched the SICAV-SIF AB European Real Estate Fund early 2016, with the purpose of owning and operating both office and logistic properties across Europe.

Having executed numerous and diverse Real Estate Transactions since then, Arab Bank Switzerland has built a notable track record in originating, structuring and exciting deals across continental Europe, with a particular focus in Germany, The Netherlands, Luxembourg and Italy. Our investor base benefit from an established real estate platform which offers an alternative asset class with a stable and reliable income stream.

Credit solutions

The ability to seize opportunities is one of the keys to business success. When clients require special investment or lending solutions, Arab Bank Switzerland provides access to credit and an array of customised Lombard loans. This permits today’s entrepreneurs to pursue their goals without needing to liquidate assets.
Our credit specialists provide rapid, competitive financing solutions adapted to your wealth management and investment needs, to turn your ambitions into action.
Services

Treasury

A wide range of Treasury Services are available to our clients who can call on a dedicated team guaranteeing a quick and efficient execution as well as expert advisory. Treasury products and services include advice on investments and hedging, as well as first-class support in managing risk and opportunities in capital and forex markets. In our continuous search of excellency we provide our clients with a dedicated electronic platform for spot FX. Moreover, in order to streamline execution as well as Trade Idea Generation a dedicated OTC options and structured products electronic platform is at the disposal of our Wealth Management teams.

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Commodity & Trade finance

Since creating a dedicated Trade Finance desk, Arab Bank Switzerland has gained international recognition in the field of Commodity and Trade Finance. Companies that wish to pursue the exciting commercial business opportunities in the MENA region draw on the expertise and local knowledge of Arab Bank Switzerland to connect them to local markets and fast-track their business growth here. A large portion of our clients have a substantial proportion of their businesses in the Arab world. Arab Bank Switzerland is a secure partner for business in Europe and clients can enjoy the quality of our services and the solidity offered by our Swiss banking status. Commercial clients will benefit from the Bank’s business services and specialized teams who can structure and execute complex trade transactions.

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Financial Institutions

At Arab Bank Switzerland, the Financial Institutions team is dedicated to serve the growing demand for services in this sector. This division manages an extensive portfolio of banking counterparties, brokers and insurers. The Financial Institutions department supports all activities of Arab Bank Switzerland, with a focus on the fast growing Commodity Trade Finance as well as Treasury services.

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