Swiss bank accounts for American expats

PostFinance will open a current account for American clients living in Switzerland for regular banking services such as receiving salaries, payment orders, loans, credit cards and mortgages without any wealth management tasks or transactions.

There are several other Swiss banks that accept American clients for wealth management purposes but only in collaboration with a Swiss SEC-registered investment adviser. See the Swiss SEC RIAs on as well as the compliant custodian banks.


PostFinance Ltd.

Mingerstrasse 20, 3030 Berne, Switzerland

T: 0848 888 710  T: Int. +41 848 888 710

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