150anniversary

Celebrating our 150 year journey

Zurich is turning 150 years old – cause for celebration. After all, we have developed into a leading financial services provider worldwide, reinventing ourselves over and over again. Discover our history here. 

For our anniversary enjoy free public transport across the Canton of Zurich on October 22nd.

Always new – Zurich’s motto for 150 years. Watch the video to find out about our key innovations.

 

You’ll find scores of interesting facts about our history in the Zurich archive. Browse through our archive to find out more about our history.

Always there for you

Keep mobile with Zurich Help Point

Damage to your car is stressful enough. Hence, we have been organizing damage repairs in the Zurich Help Points since 1997 – with lifetime warranty. We guarantee your mobility until your car is roadworthy again. 

First direct insurer: Züritel

Today, getting insured on our mobile phones or registering a claim online is taken for granted. Things were very different in 1994: Back then, Züritel revolutionized the market as the first telephone insurance provider in Switzerland. And also today we are there for you around the clock.

Group of joggers

Zurich vitaparcours - get fit

Do something good for yourself and for your health: since 1968, about 500 Zurich vitaparcours have been inviting places to exercise outdoors whilst also enjoying nature. What is your favorite Zurich vitaparcours?

We have been providing our customers with insurance coverage for 150 years. Today we are a valued insurance partner for millions of private individuals and companies throughout the world. We see this as a privilege - and as a mission to support our customers comprehensively and responsibly - yesterday, today, and tomorrow.