Amounts associated with clients connected to Syria

Syria is ranked #40 among the countries with the largest dollar amounts in the leaked Swiss files. See full ranking >>

The maximum amount of money associated with a client connected to Syria was $225.6M.

How much is this for Syria?

Syria's GDP per capita was $2K in 2007. (Source: World Bank)


Account openings and accumulated active accounts from 1988

735 client accounts opened between 1970 and 2006 and linked to 1,281 bank accounts.



An account linked to a person holds the name of one of the clients, which is a person.

An account linked to an offshore company holds the name of an offshore company, which provides an extra layer of secrecy to the client.

In a numbered account the name of the account holder is kept secret and replaced by a code of a mix of numbers and letters.

Distribution of account types

690 clients are associated with Syria. 32% have a Syrian passport or nationality.