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29 February 2016 - 17:11, by , in banking, News, Swiss, Switzerland, No comments
UK Only Article:  standard article Fly Title:  Swiss immigration politics Rubric:  Swiss voters knock down a referendum proposal to deport foreigners who commit even minor crimes Location:  GENEVA Main image:  20160305_eup501.jpg THE right-wing Swiss People’s Party (SVP) has exploited popular fears over immigration to become the country’s largest party, winning nearly 30% of the vote...
26 February 2016 - 3:43, by , in banking, News, Swiss, Switzerland, No comments
UK Only Article:  standard article Issue:  The real danger of Brexit Fly Title:  Reshaping banking Rubric:  The Swiss government rejects the nationalisation of money creation CHILDREN are sometimes reassured that new siblings arrive via friendly storks. The reality is messier. Money creation is much the same. The “stork” in this case is the central bank;...
18 February 2016 - 20:23, by , in banking, News, Swiss, Switzerland, No comments
UK Only Article:  standard article Issue:  Out of ammo? Fly Title:  Financial transparency Rubric:  Having launched and led the battle against offshore tax evasion, America is now part of the problem Main image:  20160220_IRD001_1.jpg DEVIN NUNES raised eyebrows in 2013 when, as chairman of a congressional working group on tax, he urged reforms that would...
10 January 2016 - 16:48, by , in banking, News, Swiss, No comments
In Switzerland, there are more and more rich people. Their wealth has increased in the past year up to more than 2.1 trillion Swiss francs. The poor people, however, have lost money. “In the rankings of rich people, Switzerland is traditionally among the first positions”, said Enzo Caputo, Swiss banking lawyer and specialist in Relocation...
28 December 2015 - 16:58, by , in banking, News, Swiss, No comments
28.12.2015 Swiss start-up invented an App able to discover fake brands Do not be a victim of fake brands anymore. If you buy a Louis Vuitton bag there is the risk that your bag is counterfeit. Counterfeiting is a grey market industry generating USD 600 billion per year and eliminating 2.5 million jobs. ScanTrust, a...
21 December 2015 - 22:13, by , in banking, News, Swiss, No comments
21.12.2015 How to make big money without doing anything Laziness and perseverance are not the main characteristics of fund management. According to studies, investment portfolios are completely changed at least once per year these days. Buy, sell and hold are the motto. That a different strategy can be very successful shows an anti-cyclical portfolio from...
18 December 2015 - 13:01, by , in banking, News, Swiss, No comments
18.12.2015 How big is the Salary of a normal Swiss banker? According to a survey, made by the Association of Employed Swiss bankers, the salaries in the financial industry are higher than in any other industry in Switzerland. The average salary of a Swiss banker amounts to CHF 94’800 per year. Normal employees without promotion...
11 December 2015 - 13:56, by , in banking, News, Swiss, No comments
Paris Hilton net worth is safe, she moved to Switzerland, the best tax paradise on earth Switzerland standard of living is among the highest in the world but inside the country there are difference in terms of taxation. Find out why Canton Schwyz is one of the most tax efficient locations in the world to...
4 December 2015 - 10:47, by , in banking, News, Swiss, No comments
04.12.2015 Increase and protect the value of your Assets in Switzerland Draghi will force the SNB to introduce a higher negative interest rate. The European Central Bank is expected to flood the markets with new money or increase the negative interest rates on Thursday. The big question is how Switzerland will respond. Expectations on Mario...
3 December 2015 - 20:02, by , in banking, News, Swiss, No comments
UK Only Article:  standard article Issue:  Hyperactive, yet passive Fly Title:  Whistleblowing in Switzerland Rubric:  Two court cases illustrate the struggles of employees who allege wrongdoing Main image:  20151205_WBP001_0.jpg THE last thing a food-industry giant wants is for the safety of its products to be questioned in public. Nestlé is still recovering from a scare...