SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER PURSUANT TO RULE 13a-16 OR 15d-16
UNDER THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Commission File Number 001-15244
(Translation of registrant’s name into English)
Paradeplatz 8, CH 8001 Zurich, Switzerland
(Address of principal executive office)
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This report filed on Form 6-K contains information on Credit Suisse Group AG and consists of the Credit Suisse Financial Release 1Q13, which is attached as an exhibit to this Form 6-K and all of which, except the sections entitled “Dear shareholders”, “Investor information” and “Financial calendar and contacts”, is incorporated herein by reference. On or about May 7, 2013, Credit Suisse Group AG will publish and file with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) the Financial Report 1Q13, which will include additional disclosures on (i) fair value of financial instruments, (ii) loans, allowance for loan losses and credit quality, (iii) derivatives and hedging activities, (iv) investment securities, (v) guarantees and commitments, (vi) assets pledged or assigned, (vii) transfers of financial assets and variable interest entities, (viii) tax, (ix) offsetting of financial assets and financial liabilities, (x) accumulated other comprehensive income, and (xi) long-term debt.
Unless the context otherwise requires, references herein to “Credit Suisse Group”, “Credit Suisse,” “the Group,” “we,” “us” and “our” mean Credit Suisse Group AG and its consolidated subsidiaries and the term “the Bank” means Credit Suisse AG, the Swiss bank subsidiary of the Group, and its consolidated subsidiaries.
References herein to “CHF” are to Swiss francs.
This report on Form 6-K (including the exhibits hereto) is hereby incorporated by reference into the Registration Statement on Form F-3 (file no. 333-180300) and the Registration Statement on Form S-8 (file no. 333-101259).
The Credit Suisse Financial Release 1Q13 contains information for the three months ended March 31, 2013. The Group's independent registered public accounting firm has not completed its review of the condensed consolidated financial statements (unaudited) for the three months ended March 31, 2013 and the Group has not finalized its Financial Report for the period. Accordingly, such financial information is subject to completion of quarter-end procedures which may result in changes to that information.
This Form 6-K and the information incorporated by reference in this Form 6-K include statements that constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. In addition, in the future the Group and others on its behalf may make statements that constitute forward-looking statements.
When evaluating forward-looking statements, you should carefully consider the cautionary statement regarding forward-looking information, the risk factors and other information set forth in the Group’s annual report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2012, and subsequent annual reports on Form 20-F filed by the Group with the SEC and the Group’s reports on Form 6-K furnished to or filed with the SEC, and other uncertainties and events.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
Date: April 24, 2013
/s/ Brady W. Dougan
Brady W. Dougan
Chief Executive Officer
/s/ David R. Mathers
David R. Mathers
Chief Financial Officer