This website is owned and operated by River Advice AG.

Registered office

River Advice AG
Nauenstrasse 63A
4002 Basel

Commercial register

Canton Basel

Chairman of the Board of Directors

Dr. Ernst Staehelin

CEO & President

Robert Straubhaar


Terms & Conditions

Statutory Provisions

By reading, accessing and using information on this website you confirm to accept these Terms and Conditions of use of this website and acknowledge that you have read, understood and agree to these terms and the Privacy Policy terms. The website owner reserves the right to modify, alter or update these terms of use and the Privacy Policy at any time.


Website Purpose

This website was compiled exclusively for the purpose as an information resource. The website owner is updating the information on this website regularly. You rely on the information contained on this website at your own risk.


Trade Mark

The trade marks, names, logos as well as text, images, videos, illustrations and other information displayed on this website are registered and unregistered trademarks of River Advice AG. It is not allowed to amend, copy, publish, license, present or upload any content without the prior written permission of the website owner.


Image rights

The rights of all images used on this website are, unless otherwise specified, the operator of the website.

Stock agencies

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Disclaimer of Liability

The website owner shall not be responsible for any direct or indirect losses or consequential losses. The website owner disclaims all liability for personal injury or expense of any nature whatsoever which may be suffered by you or any third party, as a consequence of using the River Advice AG website and the information presented therein. The exclusion of liability also includes data losses, misuse by third parties or computer viruses.



The River Advice website may contain links or references to websites that are owned and operated by third parties. The website owner is not responsible for the content of these websites. You will have to refer to the terms and conditions of the third party websites. Use and reliance on any external link content is provided at your own risk.


Applicable laws

Exclusive place of jurisdiction is Switzerland. Any relevant terms and conditions, policies and notices shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Swiss law.


Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files that are stored on your computer and facilitate analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookies regarding your use of this website is generally transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, if the IP anonymization is activated on this website, your IP address is first abbreviated by Google in the member states of the European Union or in other member states of the EEA (European Economic Area) Agreement. Only in exceptional cases is your full IP address transmitted to a Google server in the USA and abbreviated there. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website, to evaluate your use of this website, to create reports about the website activities, and to provide additional services connected with the website and Internet use to the website operator. The IP address transmitted from your browser by Google Analytics is not combined with the other Google data. You can prevent the cookie storage by a corresponding setting in your browser software; however, we would like to point out that in this case you might not be able to use all functionalities of this website. In addition, you may prevent the transmission of the data created by the cookie related to your use of this website (including your IP address) to Google, and the processing of this data by Google, by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link:


Social Plugins: Facebook

We use social plug-ins from, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. The plug-ins can be recognized by way of the Facebook logo or the supplement "Facebook Social Plug-in". For example, if you click on the "Like" button or leave a comment, the relevant information is transmitted directly from your browser to Facebook and stored there. Furthermore, Facebook makes your likes public for your Facebook friends. If you are logged into Facebook, it can assign the invocation of our page directly to your Facebook account. Even if you are not logged in or don't have a Facebook account, your browser sends information (e.g. which web pages you have called up, your IP address) which is then stored by Facebook. For details about handling of your personal data by Facebook and your related rights, please refer to the data privacy policy of Facebook: If you do not want Facebook to map data collected about you via our Web sites to your Facebook account, you must log out of Facebook before you visit our web pages.


Social Plugins: Twitter

With Twitter and its Retweet functions, we use social plug-ins from, operated by Twitter Inc. 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107. If you use Retweet, the websites visited by you are announced to third parties and associated with your Twitter account. Details about handling of your data by Twitter as well as your rights and setting options for protecting your personal information can be found in Twitter's data privacy policy:


Social Plugins: Google +1

Our websites use social plugins ("plugins") from the social network, which is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States ("Google"). The plugins are identified with the Google+ logo or the suffix "Google+" or "Google plus", or "+1". If you visit a page on our website that contains such plugins, they are initially disabled. The plugins are not enabled until you click the button that is provided. By enabling the plugins, you establish the connection to Google and declare your consent to the transmission of data to Google. If you are logged into Google+, Google can associate the visit with your Google+ account. If you press the respective button, the corresponding information is transmitted directly to Google by your browser and stored there. For information about the scope and purpose of data collection, the further processing and use of the data by Google+ and your rights and the settings you can configure to protect your privacy, please refer to the Google Data Protection Notice. If you do not want Google to collect data about you via our website, you have to log out of Google+ before visiting our site.


Social Plugins: YouTube

Our websites use the YouTube video platform operated by YouTube LLC, 901 Cherry Ave. San Bruno, CA 94066 USA. YouTube is a platform that enables playback of audio and video files. When you load a page on our website, the integrated YouTube player establishes a connection to YouTube in order to ensure the technical transmission of the video or audio file. When the connection to YouTube is established, data is transferred to YouTube. For information about the scope and purpose of data collection, the further processing and use of the data by YouTube and your rights and the settings you can configure to protect your privacy, please refer to the YouTube Data Protection Notice.