Julius Baer Group Ltd
|Bank / Private bank
Type of activity in sustainable finance
|Sustainable discretionary mandates
General description of organisation
Julius Baer is the leading Swiss private banking group with a focus on servicing and advising sophisticated private clients and a premium brand in global wealth management. Julius Baer’s total client assets amounted to CHF 372bn at the end of June 2014, including CHF 274bn of assets under management. Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd., the renowned Swiss private bank with origins dating back to 1890, is the principal operating company of Julius Baer Group Ltd., whose shares are listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (ticker symbol: BAER) and form part of the Swiss Market Index (SMI).
Reason for membership with SSF
Swiss Sustainable Finance platform brings promise of an opportunity to advance the topic of sustainability in the finance. It creates space for dialogue among the very diverse group of players within the financial sector on this important topic and for learning from each other.