Credit Suisse's new service includes traditional private-banking aspects as well as services tailored specifically to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community, such as adoption and civil partnership. "Clients with us have no need to explain their lifestyles or -- as we know happens in some cases -- almost feel the need to justify the way they choose to live their lives," said Stephen Connolly, head of the bank's new service.

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