Recent headlines about Switzerland have highlighted the slow death of banking secrecy, but its asset management industry is in just as much flux.
Monica Mächler will step down as vice-chair of the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) board of directors at the end of September 2012 to pursue “new challenges”.
Jonathan Boyd rounds up the best news and analysis from www.investmenteurope.net
Switzerland's Federal Council has signed off on a tax agreement with Germany that should facilitate access to the German market by Swiss securities funds.
As European countries prepare to introduce Basel III, concerns are mounting that its implementation will highlight a chasm between different countries in terms of bank capital levels. Is the banking sector about to see a new era of regulatory arbitrage?...
Zurich-based ACOLIN Fund Services AG, which links fund companies with distribution partners around Europe, is expanding into the British market.
Swiss banking giant UBS has seen its wealth management business pick up, as its first quarter results for this year show high net worth clients have returned after the Group previously lost activity through bail-out and a regulatory scandal.
Swiss & Global Asset Management and Swiss Hedge Capital launched the first single manager hedge fund to be regulated by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA).