Switzerland bank account - can i open an account online?

is there any bank in Switzerland where i can open a current or saving account online , (from aboard, without showing up physically?)

Banks needs to do their due diligence, they have security procedures in terms of ID and one of the main requirements before opening a bank account is that you must have a work permit if you are not a Swiss citizen.  Unless you are depositing millions then, surely Swiss banks may accommodate you with less restrictions.

Another way is to find a company or accountant that has a company in Switzerland, who can refer you, however, last time I checked there's a minimum of £25,000 deposit and that minimum must stay in your account, there's a substantial penalty fee if you don't maintain the £25K per month, not per year and you have no choice, you have to come to the bank in person to open it, for obvious reasons- ID verification i.e.: passport.


Good morning,
if your request is still actual, feel free to contact us, we have a solution.
Best regards


You have posted on an old thread so do not expect a reply.

New topic

Expatriate health insurance in Zurich

Free advice and quotation service to choose an expat health insurance in Zurich

Moving to Zurich

Find tips from professionals about moving to Zurich

Travel insurance in Zurich

Enjoy stress-free travel to Zurich