Credit Suisse Group AG is a Swiss multinational investment bank and financial services company founded in 1856 and based in Switzerland.
The bank is headquartered in Zürich, and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world. As the second largest bank in Switzerland, it is considered a ” Bulge Bracket ” bank providing services in investment banking, private banking , asset management, and shared services . Credit Suisse is known for its strict bank–client confidentiality and banking secrecy practices.
The bank currently has about 46,840 employees with Tidjane Thiam as Chief Executive officer and Urs Rohner as chairman.
The bank product/services include assets management, investment banking and private banking which it renders to institutions, corporations and governments
The net worth of Credit Suisse as reported in 2017 include :
Revenue : CHF 21.79 billion
Operating income: CHF 3.93 billion
Net Income : CHF 983 million
Total Assets : CHF 796.3 million
Total Equity: CHF 4.9 billion
Recently, Credit Suisse hired a virtual artificial intelligence agent called Amelia who helps thousands of employees fix their day to day tech problems.
Amelia comes out of pioneering development by Credit Suisse in partnership with IPsoft, an AI technology provider. She is not only smart but also has some human qualities such as emotional awareness. For example, Amelia perceives when people are irritated or frustrated.