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Business

Payment apps’ popularity increases in Switzerland

The popularity of payment apps is rising in Switzerland, according to the findings from a new survey carried out by the country’s central bank.

Business

Stronger Swiss Franc “hurts” companies, says SNB president

Although a stronger Swiss Franc has helped to curb inflation in Switzerland, it has impacted domestic businesses.

Economy

Swiss banks predict record results for 2023 financial year

Banks in Switzerland forecast record results for the 2023 financial year, with the majority also optimistic about future years.

Business

Payment apps’ popularity increases in Switzerland

The popularity of payment apps is rising in Switzerland, according to the findings from a new survey carried out by the country’s central bank.

Business

Stronger Swiss Franc “hurts” companies, says SNB president

Although a stronger Swiss Franc has helped to curb inflation in Switzerland, it has impacted domestic businesses.

Economy

Swiss banks predict record results for 2023 financial year

Banks in Switzerland forecast record results for the 2023 financial year, with the majority also optimistic about future years.

Economy

SNB holds interest rate unchanged

The Swiss National Bank (SNB) has left its policy interest rate unchanged at 1.75%, as forecast by analysts, citing easing inflation yet ongoing global economic uncertainty.

Economy

Switzerland's GDP up 0.3% in Q3

The Swiss economy grew by 0.3% in the third quarter of this year, according to a government statement on Friday, as the service sector helped to counter weakening growth in manufacturing.

Politics

Switzerland prepares for talks with EU on new deal

Switzerland is getting ready to begin discussions on a new relationship with the European Union, over two years since prior negotiations came to a halt.

Markets

SNB cuts rates on overnight deposits

On Monday, the Swiss National Bank (SNB) announced it would lower the amount of interest paid to commercial banks for funds deposited overnight.

Politics

SVP pledges “less political correctness” after election victory

Since the Swiss People’s Party (SVP) won Sunday’s election in Switzerland with 29% of the vote, the party leader, Marco Chiesa, has pledged more pragmatism and “less political correctness.”

Economy

Swiss forecast less disposable income in 2023

Around 28% of people in Switzerland forecast having less disposable income this year compared to 2022, according to the findings of a new survey.

Economy

SNB's rate hiking reaches end, say economists

Switzerland's central bank has completed its rate hiking cycle despite indicating the possibility for additional increases last week when it left borrowing costs unchanged.

Markets

Switzerland’s bank fees rise considerably in August

Bank fee prices in Switzerland increased the most last month, within a range of products analysed by Comparis published on Thursday. 

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