Stability and Solidity
Key figures 2015-2017 (CHF 000's)
|Total balance she||5'275'932||4'647'702||3'287'619|
|Total shareholders' funds||478'821||449'499||396'045|
|Net profit before voluntary prudential reserves||39'323||62'454||31'214|
|Tier 1 capital ratio||15.7%||14.8%||15.4%|
|Cost / Income ratio *||37.1%||39.1%||44.1%|
BCP’s solidity is demonstrated by a Tier 1 capital ratio of 15,7% at the end of 2017, a number well above the 10,5% required by the Swiss regulators, according to Basel III rules. BCP’s good operating performance is also highlighted by a very good cost / income ratio of 37,1%, in line with the highest industry standards.
* Excluding the impact of change in value adjustments and losses from interest operations.
“Our high capitalization ratio will ensure that we can support our customers even during difficult economic times”