Bilanz Private Banking Rating 2017 and 2019 Maerki Baumann & Co. AG was named the best Swiss private bank by the "Bilanz" business magazine in 2017. The high-calibre jury scrutinised 80 banks in the private banking rating. This was the ninth time that the business journal "Bilanz" conducted its large-scale private bank rating exercise, focusing on actual clients. Maerki Baumann scored well in all test phases and was named the best Swiss private bank in the final round. Two years later Maerki Baumann & Co. AG secured second place in the 2019 private banking rating against almost 100 private bank competitors. This underlines the family-owned company's self-imposed quality standards and the consistency of its service delivery.