Safe, but still vulnerable to aftershocks, Switzerland is a good place to watch financial market earthquakes such as the UK vote to ...
Switzerland’s central bank still has room left to intervene in the currency markets and tamp down the strength of the Swiss franc.
A blockchain-based crowdfunding platform – heavily reliant on a Swiss-designed cryptocurrency – can rise from the ashes of a ...
The Swiss National Bank reacts
Swiss stocks fell sharply and the franc rose in strength as news of Britain’s vote to leave the European Union reverberated around ...
The Swiss central bank draws a mixed reaction as it keeps interest rates at record lows and leaves the franc to float freely.
Ups and Downs
The Swiss franc has traditionally been a safe haven for investors in times of crisis. Why exactly has the Swiss National Bank been doing ...
Last year, Switzerland saw its highest volume of mergers and acquisitions since 2007, with investments by Chinese companies playing a leading role.
A small increase in the Swiss unemployment rate in 2016 has masked the impact of the strong franc on jobs. Almost 10% more workers ...
The Sunday newspapers are reporting concerns about a rising number of pornography offences carried out by minors, an escalation of ...
Car sales in Switzerland fell 2% in 2016, but were buoyed by an unexpected recovery at the tail end of the year. Some 317,318 cars ...
The week ahead
Here are some of the stories we’ll bring you the week starting January 2.