CA Indosuez (Switzerland) SA's main activities are centred around wealth management, with the company also operating in two other capacities in Switzerland, as a corporate and investment bank specialising in Trade & Commodity Finance, and as a subcontractor of back office and IT operations for private banks.
Active in Switzerland for 140 years and with nearly 1200 employees, the bank has established itself as one of the leading foreign banks in Switzerland.
Via its German entity in Frankfurt Crédit Agricole CIB provides financial services to large Austrian corporations and financial institutions. It offers traditional financing products as well as complex structured financial solutions tailored to the specific requirements of the clients.
The Frankfurt based fixed income platform serves institutional investors and issuers in Austria and Germany with the whole set-up of risk management and capital markets products. Over the last years, Crédit Agricole CIB in Austria has stepped up and achieved top league table positions, especially for Covered Bonds. The bank is also recognized in Austria for its expertise in export and trade finance.
Crédit Agricole CIB has implemented a diversified product line strategy for the Spanish market, with the local presence of all the business lines of the Bank. Crédit Agricole CIB principally focuses towards the large corporates and public institutions. In 2005, marketing efforts out of Madrid expanded to include Portugal with a dedicated representative office.
Capitalising on its location in the heart of the City of London, Crédit Agricole CIB has the ability to deliver a fully integrated range of financing and traditional banking services, leveraging off balance sheet products to provide complex and innovative capital markets solutions.
Crédit Agricole CIB business approach is to provide a top quality service to its clients old and new.
Crédit Agricole CIB is one of the major foreign banks in Germany. It provides financial services to large German and Austrian corporations, financial institutions and institutional investors. The bankers manage the client relationships on a global basis, benefiting from the strong support of product lines and the international network.
Crédit Agricole CIB in Italy offers comprehensive services, ranging from financing to hedging, investment products and advisory, to large Italian companies, financial institutions and public sector entities. Crédit Agricole CIB works closely with other Crédit Agricole companies, in particular with Cariparma and Friuladria, the Italian retail banks of the Group.
Indosuez Wealth Management, a subsidiary of Crédit Agricole CIB which specialises in Wealth Management, is present in Luxembourg.
In close co-operation with Crédit Agricole CIB's teams, the Structured Transactions Department designs and carries out complex deals in behalf of Crédit Agricole CIB's large Corporates and Financial Institutions clients.
Crédit Agricole CIB is present in Greece through a representative office based in Piraeus, the country's major port. The Greek representative office is the Bank's ambassador in the Greek ship-finance scene, with wide recognition in the market place for its expertise and knowledge. The unique purpose of the office is to market the ship-finance activities of the Bank, and support the merchant fleet controlled, owned and managed by Greek interests.