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Credit Suisse at a Glance

As one of the world’s leading financial services providers, we are committed to delivering our combined financial experience and expertise to corporate, institutional and government clients, ultra-high-net-worth and high-net-worth individuals worldwide, as well as affluent and retail clients in Switzerland.

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Our integrated business model combines the resources of our two business divisions, allowing us to provide comprehensive solutions to our clients. Founded in 1856, we have operations in over 50 countries and employ 45,800 individuals from over 150 different nations.

Credit Suisse at a Glance

Headquarter

Zurich, Switzerland

Year of Foundation

1856

Business Areas

Private Banking & Wealth Management and Investment Banking

Employees

45,800

Global Reach

Over 530 offices and 22 booking centers located in over 50 countries

Listings

Registered shares of Credit Suisse Group AG (CSGN) are listed in Switzerland (SIX) and as American Depositary Shares (CS) in New York (NYSE).

Ratings

Credit Suisse AG's long term ratings are: Moody’s A1, Standard & Poor’s A, Fitch Ratings A

Sustainability

Credit Suisse has been greenhouse gas neutral in Switzerland since 2006. Since June 2010 it has also been greenhouse gas neutral on a worldwide basis.

Furthermore Credit Suisse is included in the following sustainability indices: Dow Jones Sustainability Europe Index, Dow Jones Sustainability World Index and FTSE4Good Indexes.

Sponsorship

International commitments: classical music, art, Roger Federer (ambassador), classic cars

Commitments in Switzerland: football, golf, equestrian sport, film

Awards (selection for 2012)

Best private bank globally; Best private bank in Western Europe, in Central and Eastern Europe; Best private bank in Australia, the Bahamas, Guernsey, Italy, Russia, Singapore, Switzerland, the United Kingdom & the United Arab Emirates; Best Investment Bank in Switzerland, Italy & Vietnam; Best Global Emerging Market M&A House; Best M&A House in Western Europe, Latin America & Argentina (Euromoney) Outstanding Global Private Bank (Private Banker International) Best Private Bank in Australia and Best Private Bank in Indonesia (The Asset) Best Private Bank in the Middle East (emeafinance) Bonds: SSA Deal of the Year, Equities Deal of the Year, M&A Deal of the Year, FIG Capital Markets Deal of the Year (The Banker)

Key Figures for the Group

Financial Highlights

2014

2013

Net income/(loss) attributable to shareholders (CHF million)

1,875

2,326

Diluted earnings/(loss) per share (CHF)1

1.02

1.14

Return on equity attributable to shareholders

4.4%

5.7%

Net new assets (CHF billion)1

30.2

36.1

Financial Highlights

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31.12.13

Market capitalization (CHF million)

40,308

43,526

Total assets (CHF million)

921,462

872,806

Total shareholders' equity (CHF million)

43,959

42,164

Assets under management (CHF billion)1

1,377.3

1,253.4

Core Results by Division1

Income/(loss) before taxes (CHF million)

2014

2013

Private Banking & Wealth Management

3,726

3,240

Investment Banking

3,744

1,719

Corporate Center

(686)

(1,455)

Total

6,784

3,504

1) From continuing operations 

Employees in the Regions

As of December 31, 2014

Region

Employees

Switzerland

17,100

Europe, Middle East and Africa

9,900

Americas

10,900

Asia Pacific

7,900

Total

45,800

Core Results Reporting by Region

Income/(loss) from continuing operations before taxes (CHF million)

Region

2014

2013

2012

Switzerland

2,326

2,463

2,544

Europe, Middle East and Africa

364

641

872

Americas

360

1,085

2,512

Asia Pacific

868

770

(151)

Corporate Center

(686)

(1,455)

(3,889)

Total

3,232

3,504

1,888

Total Assets by Geographic Location

In CHF million

Region

2014

2013

2012

Switzerland

211,558

200,044

199,595

Europe, Middle East and Africa

188,420

194,675

222,483

Americas

428,253

398,198

421,418

Asia Pacific

93,231

79,889

80,784

Total

921,462

872,806

924,280

Secondary Content

Brochure

Brochure: Credit Suisse in Switzerland (PDF)

Credit Suisse in Switzerland (PDF)