Switzerland

Securities Services
Market Trends

Fuelling the private capital engine: digitalised reporting solutions

Growing investment in unlisted assets by asset owners and asset managers is fuelling the need for more sophisticated monitoring and reporting tools

About Securities Services in Switzerland

We are one of the largest post-trade service providers with more than 25% of the market share of the SIX Swiss Exchange. As a leading provider for clearing, settlement and custody services, Securities Services is one of the top 3 clearing members of SIX X-clear and the largest global clearing member in Switzerland and a member of the Post trade Council at SIX Group.

BNP PARIBAS, Paris, Zurich Branch, is a major provider of Global Custody services in Switzerland and since 2013 offers depositary bank services for Swiss collective investment schemes , ranging from single-investor funds to fund of hedge funds and act as paying agent.

As a client of BNP PARIBAS, Paris, Zurich Branch, you benefit from our dedicated team of experienced specialists with a deep knowledge of the local market.

In Switzerland, we are the largest Representative of foreign collective investment schemes in or from Switzerland to qualified and non-qualified investors.

We offer customer oriented service, have an excellent network and a strong co-operation with FINMA. We are well connected with law firms specialised in providing individual advice and effective support in order to assist you with the distribution of your funds in Switzerland.

Securities Services is a multi-asset servicing specialist committed to helping our clients achieve their ambitions both in terms of investments and cross-border distribution.

With us, you have a partner who cares about your challenges and understands the intricacies of the securities services sector.

We are a wholly-owned subsidiary of the BNP Paribas Group and one of the highest-rated asset servicing banks in the industry. With us, clients’ assets are safe and their risks are mitigated. Our values drive BNP Paribas forward and are a cornerstone of our business. We rely on our strengths that include: stability, responsibility, expertise and being a good place to work. We listen, we respond and we look forward to working with you.

Local management team

Garrick Smith

Location Manager

Marco Citrini

Deputy Location Manager

Marc Zenklusen

Chief Administrative Officer