The key steps for starting a company

Are you ready to start your own company? We applaud your decision! This page provides you with step-by-step instructions on the specific startup process and what you can expect for each phase in terms of preparation, during the formation process, and beyond.

STARTUPS.CH can help.

Start your company directly with our partner STARTUPS.CH, the leading specialist for online company startups in Switzerland.



Raising capital through investors' platform

Are you looking for fresh capital for your start-up? Benefit from our broad network of private investors. The Credit Suisse investors' platform gives you access to financially strong capital providers in Switzerland and abroad, as well as many other services.



100 Swiss start-ups with a great deal of potential

The TOP 100 Swiss Startup Award picks the most promising start-ups in Switzerland and brings them to the attention of international investors – a great opportunity for start-ups. 


After the company has been formed

Establishing a startup. You need to pay attention to these points

Setting up a company is not without its pitfalls – good planning is needed. As the bank for entrepreneurs, we also offer support when establishing a startup.