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