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Key figures Swiss financial centre

Once a year, the State Secretariat for International Financial Matters publishes up-to-date figures on Switzerland as a location for financial services.  

COVID-19: Innovative start-ups

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Innovative start-ups to receive additional federal support

As a supplement to the federal COVID-19 credits and cantonal support measures, the Confederation is planning to use the system of guarantees to shield start-ups from coronavirus-related insolvency.

Covid-19 and federal finances

Financial statistics

Covid-19: Impact on federal finances

The pandemic has had a profound impact on federal finances. However, Switzerland's low government debt means that it is well positioned.

Tax reform of the Swiss debt market

Press release

Federal Council aims to strengthen Swiss debt market through tax reform

The debt market in Switzerland is to be strengthened by means of a tax reform. In addition, the Federal Council wants to close a loophole in the withholding tax system.


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