Bloomberg Anywhere Remote Login Bloomberg Terminal Demo Request


Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.


Financial Products

Enterprise Products


Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000


Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

Bloomberg Customers

Credit Suisse Packages Deemed Safe After Offices Evacuated

Suspicious packages received by Credit Suisse Group AG were deemed harmless after prompting an evacuation at the Swiss bank’s Manhattan offices.

The packages “presented nothing dangerous or potentially dangerous,” said James Margolin, a spokesman for the Federal Bureau of Investigation in New York.

Credit Suisse, Switzerland’s second-biggest bank, said it evacuated all workers from its offices at 1 Madison Ave. on advice from the New York City Police Department after receiving two suspicious packages. About 2,000 people work for the lender there, a person with knowledge of the matter said.

Authorities warned financial firms in New York last week to be on alert after police in Germany said a functional letter bomb addressed to Deutsche Bank AG Chief Executive Officer Josef Ackermann was intercepted on Dec. 7 at the firm’s Frankfurt headquarters. An anarchist group later claimed responsibility for the letter bomb.

Patricia Hurtado in New York at Donal Griffin in New York at; Chris Dolmetsch in New York at

Please upgrade your Browser

Your browser is out-of-date. Please download one of these excellent browsers:

Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera or Internet Explorer.