Watch out for fraud! Be wary if you get a phone call from someone claiming to be an IT support person. Never install remote-access software, and when making payments be sure to check the payee’s bank details and the amount. Your log-in details are confidential – never share them with anyone!

Why invest?

  • Higher returns: When you invest through BCV, your savings can grow faster than in a conventional savings account.
  • Reliable support: When you’re starting out, investing can be daunting. But you can call on our advisors, who are available to answer your questions at a branch or by videoconference.
  • Flexibility: We’ll adapt our investment advice to suit your circumstances, whether you intend to invest large sums of money or as little as CHF 50 per month.

ONLINE INVESTMENT SIMULATOR (IN FRENCH) 
SEVEN QUESTIONS TO ASK YOURSELF IF YOU’RE JUST GETTING STARTED

How to pick an investment

  1. Make an appointment with a BCV advisor at a branch or by videoconference.
  2. We’ll map out your investor profile, taking into account your investment capacity, risk tolerance, and experience in finance.
  3. We’ll use this information to prepare an investment proposal that fits your profile and goals.

MEET WITH A BCV ADVISOR (in french)

 

Our investment solutions

  • With BCV, you can invest in the financial markets even if you plan to save only small amounts on a regular basis. With our Start Invest savings plan, you can put away as little as CHF 50 per month, and you won’t have to pay any brokerage fees.
  • Are you looking to invest in a fund that’s tailored to your financial objectives and risk appetite, and that offers an attractive return? BCV’s asset allocation funds meet the needs of any investor.

BCV wins 2023 Lipper Award from Refinitiv

The BCV Actif Offensif ESG (CHF) fund has won the 2023 Lipper Fund Award for Switzerland in the Mixed Asset CHF Flexible category for its excellent return over ten years. This fund, which has now won the award for two years running, incorporates environmental, social, and governance (ESG) criteria into its investment strategy.

 

 

 

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Features

BCV Start Invest

Asset allocation funds

Minimum amount

CHF 50 (max. CHF 2,000)

CHF 10 000

Investment frequency

Monthly

Whenever you choose

Recommended investment horizon

At least 5 years

At least 3 years

Brokerage fees

None

1.5% for buy orders, none for sell orders

Length of time money is tied up

None

None

 

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Investing your way

If you prefer to invest independently, you can open an account with TradeDirect, BCV’s secure and low-cost online trading platform.

If you have over CHF 500,000 in assets, our experts can give you personalized advice.

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