Stock exchange fees e-banking

Compared to other providers, e-banking with VZ Depository Bank is considerably cheaper. Both transaction and securities account fees are far below the prices charged by other banks.

Fee comparison for securities trading (in CHF)

Orders to the Swiss Exchange (SIX), fees for shares and ETF

Transaction volume Credit Suisse Migros Bank PostFinance Swissquote Trade-Direct UBS ZKB VZ Depository Bank
15'000 133 40 50 55 45 135 75 39
25'000 248 40 95 80 70 225 125 39
50'000 535 40 130 135 115 413 250 39
100'000 1'110 40 180 190 200 750 500 39
120'000 1'160 64 270 190 200 720 480 49
150'000 1'460 70 270 190 200 900 600 64
Depotgebühr 0.35% 0.23% 90 CHF 0.1%
(max. 200)
0.1%
(max. 100)
0.35% 0.3% 0.1%

Last update: January 2020

Portfolio management fees per year (in CHF)

Region/segment

Transactions per year

Volume per transaction

VZ Depository Bank Ø selected banks*
Shares Switzerland (SIX) 10 (purchase / sale of 5 positions each) 50'000 CHF 390 2'311
Shares international 4 (purchase / sale of 2 positions each) 25'000 CHF 236 686
ETFs (SIX, Swiss ISIN) 8 (purchase / sale of 4 positions each) 50'000 CHF 312 1'848
Securities account fee Swiss shares: 200'000, other shares: 50'000, ETFs: 200'000,
bonds: 50'000
600'000 CHF 600 1'110
Advantage for clients of VZ Depository Bank       4'417

* Sample calculation including the fees of Credit Suisse, Migros Bank, PostFinance, Swissquote, Trade-Direct, UBS and ZKB

Last update: January 2020

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