Credit Suisse

Swiss multinational banking institution

Credit Suisse Group is a Swiss bank. It is headquartered in Zurich.

Credit Suisse headquarters at Paradeplatz in Zürich
The logo of Credit Suisse

The company was founded in 1856 as Schweizerische Kreditanstalt (SKA, English: Swiss Credit Institution) jointly by Alfred Escher and the German bank Allgemeine Deutsche Credit-Anstalt which held 50% of the equity.