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Switzerland as a financial centre

Philippe Braillard

Switzerland as a financial centre

structures and policies, a comparison at the international level

by Philippe Braillard

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Published by Kluwer Academic in Dordrecht, Lancaster .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Financial institutions -- Switzerland,
  • Banks and banking -- Switzerland

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Philippe Braillard with the collaboration of Oleg Guy Betcher and Graziano Lusenti.
    ContributionsBetcher, Oleg, 1946-, Lusenti, Graziano., Graduate Institute of European Studies (Geneva, Switzerland)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHG3204 B6413 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination307 p. :
    Number of Pages307
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20761877M
    ISBN 109024736390

    In the “Global Financial Centres Index”, Zurich heads the list for mainland Europe. A total of financial institutions – the “Who’s who” of the banking world – play on the stage around Zurich’s Paradeplatz. The main protagonists are UBS, Credit Suisse, Swiss Re and Zurich – all global giants founded in Zurich.   Switzerland, federated country of central Europe. Switzerland’s administrative capital is Bern, while Lausanne serves as its judicial centre. Switzerland’s small size—its total area is about half that of Scotland—and its modest population give little indication of its international significance.

    Switzerland has stepped up preparations to defend the country’s financial centre against possible reprisals from Brussels if its government fails to agree soon a new framework agreement on. 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.

    Index Added valueEmployment levelsTaxes Share on twitter Share on linkedin Share on facebook The Swiss financial centre Switzerland is one of the leading and most competitive financial centres in the world. Two Swiss cities, Zurich and Geneva, currently rank second and sixth in European comparison (Source: The Global Financial Centres Index (GFCI), September ).   The figures shown here are upper estimates, while some consider the value added by financial institutions to be closer to 6% than to 11% in Switzerland (similar to the construction sector).


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