Julius Baer Group successfully raises hybrid tier 1 capital

Julius Baer Group successfully raises hybrid tier 1 capital

Zurich, 11 September 2012 --- After a short book-building process, Julius Baer
Group Ltd. has successfully placed CHF 250 million of subordinated, unsecured
debt with institutional and private investors. The perpetual non-cumulative
Additional Tier 1 Securities carry a coupon of 5.375% and include an optional
redemption call on 19 March 2018 and any interest payment date thereafter. The
securities will be issued in denominations of CHF 5,000. The proceeds will be
used for the partial financing of the acquisition of Merrill Lynch's
International Wealth Management business outside the US and Japan.

An application will be made for provisional admission to trading on the SIX
Swiss Exchange.


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