Our Mission

Satisfy the needs of customers by providing excellent financial products and services, as well as the aspirations of their employees, supporting the strengthening of the communities where they operate and adding value to their shareholders permanently with a long-term sense.


Mercantil Bank (Schweiz) 30 years of history

Year 1988

In 1988 BMS FINANZ AG was founded in Z├╝rich and started its activities as a finance institution offering a wide range of banking services.


Two years after its inception it obtained a full Swiss banking license, the first of its kind for a Latin American Group and with that, it rebranded itself as Banco Mercantil (Schweiz) AG.


Following a group strategy in 2007 the bank changed its brand and legal name to Mercantil Bank (Schweiz) AG (MBS)


In 2012 it focused its scope of business to its core of Private Banking and Wealth Management.


The year 2018 represents an important mile stone for Mercantil Bank (Schweiz) AG, it turns 30 years in Switzerland, empowering excellence and client-centric service.

Mercantil, empowering your world