Hot topics

Press release

Confederation and financial sector launch "" information platform

The platform is aimed at an international audience and is intended to demonstrate the framework conditions and qualities that Switzerland offers in the financial sector in order to position itself as an attractive business location in the global competition between financial centres.

Financial market policy

Press release

Federal Council decides on further development of financial market policy: leading worldwide, rooted in Switzerland

Switzerland shall remain one of the world's leading financial centres and thereby further increase its appeal as an international business location. Established strengths like stability, security and trust are being combined with an openness for new developments such as fintech and sustainable finance.


Press release

Federal Council adopts COVID-19 Hardship Assistance Ordinance

Specifically, the ordinance regulates how federal funds are distributed among the cantons and the conditions under which companies are entitled to hardship assistance.


FDF press releases

All press releases

Java script is required to display press releases. If you are unable or unwilling to activate Java script you may use the link below to access the Federal Administration News Portal, where you can read the announcements.

To the Federal Administration News Portal

Internet FDF

As English is not one of Switzerland's official languages only selected documents are translated into English. All translations are based on the definitive text in German. For further documents, kindly refer to the other languages.

Twitter EFD_DFF (FDF)