The Berner Kantonalbank BEKB (Bernese cantonal bank) is strongly rooted in the Bern and Solothurn regions. It gives out loans and manages assets, making an important contribution to the independent development of the city of Bern and playing a substantial economic and social role – as a competent partner and consultant for small and medium-sized businesses (SMB) and private individuals, an employer, training bank, and taxpayer.
We understand what moves and is important to people and are by their side to support them in the best possible way when it comes to their finances. The blog entries address a variety of topics from the everyday lives of our clients. We want to inspire, answer questions, offer advice and support.
As a cantonal bank, we are committed to supporting local companies in order to create and preserve jobs in the regions of Bern and Solothurn. To achieve this goal, we have created our SMB advancement concept which gives small and medium-sized businesses access to financial support. By supporting and advancing innovative SMBs, new businesses, and succession management, the BEKB helps strengthen and develop the shared economic space.
Strategy 2025 – taking it to the next level
With its Strategy 2025, the BEKB has created a new approach to customer support. Customers can count on a competent personal finance coach by their side who accompanies them, detects relevant topics in their life or their company early on and addresses the client’s requirements at an early stage.
At our seminars, participants get a 60-minute insight into a chosen topic and are encouraged to join the discussion. Our aim is to offer added value and help participants feel more secure when handling their finances. The doors of our atelier are open to both BEKB customers and people with whom there is no customer relationship.