NEED SOMETHING SPECIAL?

We have a wide set of relationships with international private banks based mainly in the countries listed below.

If you are considering a new French private banking relationship
we can easily match you with the right private bank to suit your needs.

LONDON
Private Banks
PARIS
Banque Privés
Geneva
Banques Privés
Luxembourg
Privatbanken
MONACO
Banques Privés
Andorra
Bancos Privados
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VARIETY OF REASONS

  • Many people set up a new private banking relationship in the course of the purchase of a high value property.
  • The reasons for this can be manifold but generally private banks can help when the client:
  • has a situation is too complex for French retail banks
  • does not want to engage in the lengthy documentation process for getting a French retail loan
  • has more assets than income
  • has an existing portfolio of cash assets without any loans against them.

BENEFITS OF BANKING THIS WAY

  • The benefits of working with private bank are that you have a relationship with a single private banker
  • One person who will be the liaison point of contact for any issues relating to your account.
  • The interest rate on private banking loans are generally lower than those found with traditional French retail banks.

A PRIVATE BANKING RELATIONSHIP

  • The essentials of a private banking relationship are that the client brings a significant amount of cash assets to the bank such a cash, bond or equities portfolio.
  • The private banker will then agree a strategy to manage this portfolio to generate a return to match your appetite for risk.

A PRIVATE BANKING RELATIONSHIP

  • Once this wider relationship is established with the bank lending on property can be discussed.
  • Broadly speaking there are three main types of lending by private banks for French property: