18. What other services or products do Swiss Private Banks offer?
Most of the Swiss Private Banks are securities brokers at the same time. The banks can buy or sell and keep securities such as stocks or bonds and/or mutual funds and hedge funds in any major financial markets in the world under their own name but for the benefit of the customers as beneficial owners. Through such services the customers can enjoy high level of confidentiality and tax advantages. Private Banking services offered by Swiss Private Banks also include advisory services.