Adds further detail from statement, background
ZURICH, Dec 15 (Reuters) – Credit Suisse CSGN.Son Tuesday reiterated its key financial ambition for a 10%-12% return on tangible equityin the medium term but avoided re-committing to the 10% goal previously set for this year.
Switzerland’s second-biggest bank also laid out plans to boost growth in wealth management, aiming to grow wealth-related pre-tax profit to 5.0 – 5.5 billion Swiss francs ($5.64- $6.20 billion) by 2023 or approximately 10% annually, as well as investment banking.
It said it expected to turn around its asset management business in 2021 by focusing more on alternative and private market offerings, and those related to sustainable investing.
“Today, we are outlining … broad-based investment initiatives to accelerate growth in our Wealth Management-related businesses and our Investment Bank,” Thomas Gottstein said in remarks prepared for his first investor outlook presentation as