What about "numbered" accounts?
procedure for opening a "numbered" account is exactly the same as for any other type of account.
The bank must verify your identity and establish the identity of the beneficial owner. "Numbered"
accounts are certainly not anonymous. With a "numbered" account your business within the bank
is carried out not under your name but under a number or code. This is simply an internal security measure
to restrict knowledge of the customer's identity to a small group of employees in the bank and apart
from this a "numbered" account enjoys no additional privileges in terms of confidentiality.
"Numbered" accounts should not be used for international wire transfers. According to international
regulations the client's name, address and account number must be given when making international wire