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Switzerland"s role as an international financial center

by Benedicte Vibe Christensen

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Published by International Monetary Fund in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Switzerland.
    • Subjects:
    • Banks and banking -- Switzerland.,
    • Financial institutions -- Switzerland.,
    • Banks and banking, International.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 39-40.

      Statementby Benedicte Vibe Christensen.
      SeriesOccasional paper ;, no. 45, Occasional paper (International Monetary Fund) ;, no. 45.
      ContributionsInternational Monetary Fund.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHG3204 .C48 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 40 p. :
      Number of Pages40
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2717206M
      ISBN 100939934744
      LC Control Number86010375

      consensus; role of direct democracy • • Close relations with the EU International financial center and headquarters of international groups and organizations • Limited sensitivity of exports to foreign exchange due to focus on high technology and quality • Surplus public . Some of the preeminent IFCs are playing a major role in the international financial markets, as demonstrated by the size of their international assets: Bahamas ($ billion), Cayman Islands ($ billion), Singapore ($ billion), Hong Kong ($ billion), Bahrain ($46 .

      Swiss households are at the origin of this, through the savings that they invest in retirement plans. Meanwhile, to prevent the franc from appreciating, but also to support activity and counter deflationary pressures, the Swiss National Bank (SNB) is applying a highly accommodative monetary policy, with the key interest rate set at %. My final and definitive answer is Zurich. It is Top 1 in terms of both: number of residents and number of financial institutions. Surprisingly, Zurich is not the official capital of Switzerland (the capital is Bern) but is definitely the major ci.

      Switzerland is involved in international organisations and security policy partnerships that contribute to world stability; commitment to a low level of armament, non-proliferation and arms control. International organizations Organisations where Switzerland is a member, where it has a mission or which are based in Switzerland.   Today, Switzerland still plays a big role, even if its eminence as a financial center has diminished somewhat with the advent of the euro and a more stable, post-Cold War Europe.


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International Monetary Fund, Washington, D.C.U.S.A. Telephone number – Cable address: Interfund *. The history of Switzerland illustrates some of the factors which have been important for the development of its financial center.

Because of its small economy, it is not a natural center for international trade and finance as are the large industrial countries (e.g., the United Kingdom and the United States).

This paper was prepared by Benedicte Vibe Christensen in the European Department of the International Monetary Fund under the direction of Gyorgy Szapary.

It describes developments in international financial transactions conducted through the Swiss banking system until December Swiss GDPEmployees KEY FIGURES Source: SIF, 5, CHF billion – assets managed by Swiss banks SWITZERLAND AS A FINANCIAL CENTER AT A GLANCE Switzerland is one of the world's leading financial centers, whether it be for asset man-agement, the insurance business or as a trading platform for commodities.

Due to the. Switzerland’s role as a financial center is of major international importance. Switzerland is one of the world's leading financial centers, whether it be for asset management, insurance, or as a. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip.

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Int’l L. ( Switzerland as an international financial centre secrecy. In addition, the development of Swiss banks and finance companies in recent years has During the last forty years, Switzerland - shown no tendency whatever to slow down; indeed which already possessed a long tradition in banking these have been experiencing a new impetus which matters - has been able to develop its banking and in many.

Switzerland is also a member of the International Development Association (IDA, which it joined in ), the International Finance Corporation (IFC, ), the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA, ), and the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID, ).

Financial Sector Assessment Program (FSAP) Seminars, Conferences, & Other Events; Press Center. The IMF Press Center is a password-protected site for working journalists. Login or. The Zurich Financial Center is one of the five most competitive financial centers in the world and has developed into a center for insurance companies, asset managers, and providers of alternative investment products.

Industry Associates: The Swiss Bankers Association is the leading professional organization of the financial center and works to. Switzerland is actively committed to the stability of the international economic and financial system, and to economic development and the fight against poverty in developing and newly-emerging countries.

It therefore attaches great economic and political importance to the Bretton Woods institutions. Switzerland financial market comprises of a number of markets, such as the Swiss stock market, Swiss bond market, Swiss derivatives market, Swiss forex market and other markets. Swiss financial market has a strong role in supporting the national economy of Switzerland.

The SWX or the Swiss Stock Exchange is the principal stock exchange of Switzerland. In the case of Switzerland, the role played by fiscal matters needs to be examined all the more carefully since Swiss government policy has been generally directed in recent years towards increasing fiscal pressure, while many competing financial centres have taken advantage of important fiscal alleviation measures which have formed part of a.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: C.J. Devine Institute of Finance. Switzerland--an international financial center.

[New York] (OCoLC)BOOK REVIEW SWITZERLAND'S ROLE AS AN INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL CENTER. By Benedicte Vibe Christensen. Washington, D.C.: International Monetary Fund, 40 pp., $ JONATHAN J. RUSCH* In international financial circles, bank accounts have long sup-planted "chocolate, cheese, and watches as a symbol of the Swiss econ-omy.".THE ROLE OF OFFSHORE FINANCIAL CENTRES IN GLOBALIZATION INTRODUCTION Capitalism is a crisis-ridden, but a dynamic economic, social and political system International Monetary Fund, ).

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