Julius Baer successfully raises additional hybrid tier 1 capital

Julius Baer successfully raises additional hybrid tier 1 capital

Zurich, 20 May 2014 - After a short book-building process, Julius Baer Group
Ltd. has successfully placed CHF 350 million of subordinated, unsecured debt
with private and institutional investors. The perpetual non-cumulative
Additional Tier 1 Securities carry a coupon of 4.25% and include an optional
redemption call on 5 June 2020 and at any interest payment date thereafter.
The securities will be issued in denominations of CHF 5,000 and multiples
thereof. The additional hybrid tier 1 capital will balance the diminishing
Basel III capital recognition of Julius Baer Group's outstanding old style
capital instruments (preferred securities and lower tier 2 subordinated
unsecured bonds).

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


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About Julius Baer

Julius Baer is the leading Swiss private banking group with a focus on
servicing and advising sophisticated private clients and a premium brand in
global wealth management. Julius Baer's total client assets amounted to CHF
359 billion at the end of April 2014, including CHF 264 billion of assets
under management. Bank Julius Baer & Co. Ltd., the renowned Swiss private bank
with origins dating back to 1890, is the principal operating company of Julius
Baer Group Ltd., whose shares are listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (ticker
symbol: BAER) and form part of the Swiss Market Index (SMI), comprising the 20
largest and most liquid Swiss stocks.

Julius Baer is currently integrating Merrill Lynch's International Wealth
Management business outside the US. This will increase the Group's presence to
more than 25 countries and 50 locations. Headquartered in Zurich, we have
offices in key locations including Dubai, Frankfurt, Geneva, Hong Kong,
London, Lugano, Monaco, Montevideo, Moscow, Singapore and Tokyo.

For more information visit our website at www.juliusbaer.com

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