13 August 2012

Credit Suisse opens new office in Osaka, Japan

Tokyo - 13 August 2012 - Credit Suisse announced today the opening of its new office in Osaka, adding to its existing Tokyo and Nagoya offices. 

The Osaka office is located at Hilton Plaza West Tower 16F, 2-2-2 Umeda, Kita-ku and houses Credit Suisse’s employees dedicated to serving its Private Banking clients in Osaka and the Kansai region

Junya Tani, Credit Suisse’s Head of Private Banking Japan, said “We are delighted to be opening our new offices in this prestigious location at the heart of Umeda. Our new and expanded premises mark our commitment to delivering our leading Private Banking services to clients in Osaka and the Kansai region. We look forward to building long and lasting relationships from our new location.” 

Credit Suisse announced in June 2012 the completion of its acquisition of HSBC’s private banking business in Japan, enabling the Bank to further scale and enhance its wealth management capabilities in Japan. Clients benefit from the expanded coverage provided through offices in Tokyo, Nagoya and Osaka, and from being part of a leading private bank that offers a broader range of comprehensive and personalized products and advisory services, as well as the full benefits of its integrated bank platform. 

Credit Suisse AG is one of the world's leading financial services providers and is part of the Credit Suisse group of companies (referred to here as 'Credit Suisse'). As an integrated bank, Credit Suisse offers clients its combined expertise in the areas of private banking, investment banking and asset management. Credit Suisse provides advisory services, comprehensive solutions and innovative products to companies, institutional clients and high-net-worth private clients globally, as well as to retail clients in Switzerland. Credit Suisse is headquartered in Zurich and operates in over 50 countries worldwide. The group employs approximately 48,200 people. The registered shares (CSGN) of Credit Suisse's parent company, Credit Suisse Group AG, are listed in Switzerland and, in the form of American Depositary Shares (CS), in New York. 

In Private Banking, Credit Suisse provides comprehensive advice and a broad range of wealth management solutions, including pension planning, life insurance products and wealth and inheritance advice, which are tailored to the needs of high-net-worth and ultra-high-net-worth individuals worldwide. In Switzerland Credit Suisse supplies banking products and services to individual clients, corporates and institutions. 

Source: Credit Suisse AG