Julius Baer

The Julius Baer Group is the leading Swiss private banking group, with a focus on servicing and advising private clients.

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Ex-banker to help authorities over FIFA probes

U.S. authorities investigating corruption in world soccer have gained the cooperation of a Swiss banker, according to people familiar with the matter, leading their probe closer to financial institutions that prosecutors have said were used to move bribe money.

People News: Julius Baer, KKR

Two former Julius Baer private bankers pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to U.S. charges that they conspired to help U.S. taxpayers hide more than $600m in offshore accounts and evade paying taxes.

Julius Baer agrees to buy Commerzbank in Luxembourg

Julius Baer has announced that it has agreed to acquire Commerzbank International SA Luxembourg (‘CISAL’), a well-established and fully-licensed private banking franchise with close to EUR 3bn ($3.23bn) assets under management, from Commerzbank.


Julius Baer Appoints Head Middle East and Eastern Mediterranean

Julius Baer has announced that it has appointed Edmond Carton as new Head Middle East and Eastern Mediterranean effective today. Edmond Carton will be based in Geneva and report directly to Rémy Bersier, CEO Eastern Mediterranean, Middle East, Africa and European Francophone markets.

Julius Baer cooperating in French probe

Julius Baer is cooperating in a French investigation into suspected money laundering and tax fraud by a former client involved in the European carbon allowances market, a spokeswoman said, following French media reports.



Top firm in Singapore private banking hiring spree

Julius Baer is pushing ahead with a recruitment drive in Asia, hiring close to 20 Singapore-based bankers from BSI SA, the wealth manager caught up in the scandal surrounding 1Malaysia Development Bhd., according to a person familiar with the matter.