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IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with Switzerland

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2019 Article IV Consultation with Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : 2019 Article IV Consultation - Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland

Volume/Issue: 2019/180

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498321488

Keywords: Real sector, External sector, Economic indicators, Expenditures, Exchange markets, Swiss national bank, safe-haven, SNB, Swiss franc, Haver

The Swiss economy has performed relatively well since the global financial crisis. Growth compares favorably with most other advanced countries and aggregate employment has grown robustly. The fiscal position is st...

Switzerland
			: 2019 Article IV Consultation - Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland

Switzerland : 2019 Article IV Consultation - Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland »

Volume/Issue: 2019/180

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498321488.002

ISBN: 9781498321488

Keywords: Real sector, External sector, Economic indicators, Expenditures, Exchange markets, Swiss national bank, safe-haven, SNB, Swiss franc, Haver

The Swiss economy has performed relatively well since the global financial crisis. Growth compares favorably with most other advanced countries and aggregate employment has grown robustly. The fiscal position is st...

Switzerland
			: Financial Sector Assessment Program

Switzerland : Financial Sector Assessment Program »

Volume/Issue: 2019/183

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498321662.002

ISBN: 9781498321662

Keywords: Financial soundness indicators, Bank credit, Interest rates on loans, Financial regulation and supervision, Real sector, FINMA, SNB, resolvability, non-life, DIS

Financial Sector Assessment Program...

Switzerland
			: Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note- Financial Safety Net and Crisis Management Arrangements

Switzerland : Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note- Financial Safety Net and Crisis Management Arrangements »

Volume/Issue: 2019/191

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498321839.002

ISBN: 9781498321839

Keywords: Bank credit, Bank reforms, Bank liquidity, Deposit insurance, Bank licensing, FINMA, resolvability, DIS, sib, SNB

Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note- Financial Safety Net and Crisis Management Arrangements...

Switzerland
			: Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Insurance Regulation and Supervision

Switzerland : Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Insurance Regulation and Supervision »

Volume/Issue: 2019/185

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498321693.002

ISBN: 9781498321693

Keywords: Health insurance, Insurance legislation, Financial statements, Financial regulation and supervision, Insurance companies, FINMA, insurance group, insurer, solvency, reinsurer

Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Insurance Regulation and Supervision...

Switzerland
			: Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Insurance Stress Testing

Switzerland : Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Insurance Stress Testing »

Volume/Issue: 2019/186

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498321709.002

ISBN: 9781498321709

Keywords: Financial soundness indicators, Return on investment, Capital, Interest rates, Credit, non-life, solvency, insurer, credit spread, fixed-income

Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Insurance Stress Testing...

Switzerland
			: Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Macrofinancial Analysis and Macroprudential Policy

Switzerland : Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Macrofinancial Analysis and Macroprudential Policy »

Volume/Issue: 2019/187

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498321730.002

ISBN: 9781498321730

Keywords: Economic growth, Pension funds, Social security, Financial crises, Interest rates, FINMA, SNB, pension fund, FDF, LTV

Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Macrofinancial Analysis and Macroprudential Policy...

Switzerland
			: Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Regulation and Supervision of Asset Management Activities

Switzerland : Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Regulation and Supervision of Asset Management Activities »

Volume/Issue: 2019/188

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498321754.002

ISBN: 9781498321754

Keywords: Risk management, Financial intermediation, Financial statements, Asset management, Credit default swap, FINMA, asset manager, fund industry, administrative fine, real estate fund

Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Regulation and Supervision of Asset Management Activities...

Switzerland
			: Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Selected Issues on Banking Supervision

Switzerland : Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Selected Issues on Banking Supervision »

Volume/Issue: 2019/184

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498321679.002

ISBN: 9781498321679

Keywords: Bank licensing, Bank accounting, Central banks, Basel Core Principles, Bank liquidity, FINMA, external auditor, mandatary, important bank, risk-based

Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Selected Issues on Banking Supervision...

Switzerland
			: Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Stress Testing the Banking Sector

Switzerland : Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Stress Testing the Banking Sector »

Volume/Issue: 2019/189

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498321808.002

ISBN: 9781498321808

Keywords: Interest rates on loans, Bank credit, Central banks, Negative interest rates, Real interest rates, DFBs, fund cost, SNB, default rate, FINMA

Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Stress Testing the Banking Sector...

Switzerland
			: Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Supervision and Oversight of Financial Market Infrastructures

Switzerland : Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Supervision and Oversight of Financial Market Infrastructures »

Volume/Issue: 2019/190

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498321815.002

ISBN: 9781498321815

Keywords: Central banks, Financial crises, Risk management, Bank liquidity, Investment policy, FINMA, SNB, Swiss authority, governance arrangement, SIS

Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Supervision and Oversight of Financial Market Infrastructures...

Switzerland
			: Selected Issues

Switzerland : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2019/181

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498321501.002

ISBN: 9781498321501

Keywords: Central banks, Exchange rate policy, Financial crises, Reserve currencies, Inflation targeting, Swiss franc, SNB, GFC, wage gap, currency

Selected Issues...

Statement by Mr. Paul Inderbinen, Executive Director for Switzerland and Mr. Gilbert Heim, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director June 17, 2019

Statement by Mr. Paul Inderbinen, Executive Director for Switzerland and Mr. Gilbert Heim, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director June 17, 2019 »

Source: Switzerland : 2019 Article IV Consultation - Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland

Volume/Issue: 2019/180

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498321488

Keywords: Real sector, External sector, Economic indicators, Expenditures, Exchange markets, Swiss national bank, safe-haven, SNB, Swiss franc, Haver

The Swiss economy has performed relatively well since the global financial crisis. Growth compares favorably with most other advanced countries and aggregate employment has grown robustly. The fiscal position is st...

Switzerland

Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Stress Testing the Banking Sector

Volume/Issue: 2019/189

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498321808

Keywords: Interest rates on loans, Bank credit, Central banks, Negative interest rates, Real interest rates, DFBs, fund cost, SNB, default rate, FINMA

Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Stress Testing the Banking Sector...

Switzerland

Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Macrofinancial Analysis and Macroprudential Policy

Volume/Issue: 2019/187

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498321730

Keywords: Economic growth, Pension funds, Social security, Financial crises, Interest rates, FINMA, SNB, pension fund, FDF, LTV

Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Macrofinancial Analysis and Macroprudential Policy...

Switzerland

Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : Financial Sector Assessment Program

Volume/Issue: 2019/183

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498321662

Keywords: Financial soundness indicators, Bank credit, Interest rates on loans, Financial regulation and supervision, Real sector, FINMA, SNB, resolvability, non-life, DIS

Financial Sector Assessment Program...

Switzerland

Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Insurance Stress Testing

Volume/Issue: 2019/186

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498321709

Keywords: Financial soundness indicators, Return on investment, Capital, Interest rates, Credit, non-life, solvency, insurer, credit spread, fixed-income

Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Insurance Stress Testing...

Switzerland

Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Supervision and Oversight of Financial Market Infrastructures

Volume/Issue: 2019/190

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498321815

Keywords: Central banks, Financial crises, Risk management, Bank liquidity, Investment policy, FINMA, SNB, Swiss authority, governance arrangement, SIS

Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Supervision and Oversight of Financial Market Infrastructures...

Switzerland

Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Selected Issues on Banking Supervision

Volume/Issue: 2019/184

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498321679

Keywords: Bank licensing, Bank accounting, Central banks, Basel Core Principles, Bank liquidity, FINMA, external auditor, mandatary, important bank, risk-based

Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Selected Issues on Banking Supervision...

Switzerland

Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Insurance Regulation and Supervision

Volume/Issue: 2019/185

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498321693

Keywords: Health insurance, Insurance legislation, Financial statements, Financial regulation and supervision, Insurance companies, FINMA, insurance group, insurer, solvency, reinsurer

Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Insurance Regulation and Supervision...

Switzerland

Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note- Financial Safety Net and Crisis Management Arrangements

Volume/Issue: 2019/191

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498321839

Keywords: Bank credit, Bank reforms, Bank liquidity, Deposit insurance, Bank licensing, FINMA, resolvability, DIS, sib, SNB

Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note- Financial Safety Net and Crisis Management Arrangements...

Switzerland

Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Regulation and Supervision of Asset Management Activities

Volume/Issue: 2019/188

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498321754

Keywords: Risk management, Financial intermediation, Financial statements, Asset management, Credit default swap, FINMA, asset manager, fund industry, administrative fine, real estate fund

Financial Sector Assessment Program; Technical Note-Regulation and Supervision of Asset Management Activities...

Switzerland: 2019 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland

Switzerland: 2019 Article IV Consultation—Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : 2019 Article IV Consultation - Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland

Volume/Issue: 2019/180

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498321488

Keywords: Real sector, External sector, Economic indicators, Expenditures, Exchange markets, Swiss national bank, safe-haven, SNB, Swiss franc, Haver

The Swiss economy has performed relatively well since the global financial crisis. Growth compares favorably with most other advanced countries and aggregate employment has grown robustly. The fiscal position is st...

Switzerland: Selected Issues

Switzerland: Selected Issues »

Source: Switzerland : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/181

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498321501

Keywords: Central banks, Exchange rate policy, Financial crises, Reserve currencies, Inflation targeting, Swiss franc, SNB, GFC, wage gap, currency

Selected Issues...

Switzerland: Selected Issues

Switzerland: Selected Issues »

Source: Switzerland : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/181

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498321501

Keywords: Central banks, Exchange rate policy, Financial crises, Reserve currencies, Inflation targeting, Swiss franc, SNB, GFC, wage gap, currency

Selected Issues...

Switzerland: Selected Issues

Switzerland: Selected Issues »

Source: Switzerland : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/181

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498321501

Keywords: Central banks, Exchange rate policy, Financial crises, Reserve currencies, Inflation targeting, Swiss franc, SNB, GFC, wage gap, currency

Selected Issues...

Switzerland: Selected Issues

Switzerland: Selected Issues »

Source: Switzerland : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2019/181

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498321501

Keywords: Central banks, Exchange rate policy, Financial crises, Reserve currencies, Inflation targeting, Swiss franc, SNB, GFC, wage gap, currency

Selected Issues...

Switzerland: Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Switzerland: Staff Report for the 2019 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Switzerland : 2019 Article IV Consultation - Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland

Volume/Issue: 2019/180

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 June 2019

ISBN: 9781498321488

Keywords: Real sector, External sector, Economic indicators, Expenditures, Exchange markets, Swiss national bank, safe-haven, SNB, Swiss franc, Haver

The Swiss economy has performed relatively well since the global financial crisis. Growth compares favorably with most other advanced countries and aggregate employment has grown robustly. The fiscal position is st...

1. Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

1. Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe : Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484375402

Keywords: Europe, Regional Economic Outlook, economic outlook, financial conditions, fiscal policy, monetary policy, emerging Europe, advanced Europe

Activity continued to expand in the first half of 2018, but at a slower-than-expected pace, mainly in advanced Europe. The external environment has become less supportive, with slow...

Executive Summary

Executive Summary »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe : Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484375402

Keywords: Europe, Regional Economic Outlook, economic outlook, financial conditions, fiscal policy, monetary policy, emerging Europe, advanced Europe

Economic activity continued to expand in the first half of 2018, albeit at a slower-than-expected pace, mainly in advanced Europe. Domestic demand, supported by stronger employment...

2. Macroprudential Policies and House Prices in Europe: An Overview of Recent Experiences

2. Macroprudential Policies and House Prices in Europe: An Overview of Recent Experiences »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe : Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484375402

Keywords: Europe, Regional Economic Outlook, economic outlook, financial conditions, fiscal policy, monetary policy, emerging Europe, advanced Europe

This chapter documents the increasing use of macroprudential policies (MaPPs) in Europe in recent years to build financial resilience, contain general and sectoral credit growth, an...

Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe
			: Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe : Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence »

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484375402.086

ISBN: 9781484375402

Keywords: Europe, Regional Economic Outlook, economic outlook, financial conditions, fiscal policy, monetary policy, emerging Europe, advanced Europe

Economic activity continued to expand in the first half of 2018, albeit at a slower-than-expected pace, mainly in advanced Europe. Domestic demand, supported by stronger employment and wages, remains the main engin...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Regional Economic Outlook, October 2018, Europe : Domestic Expansion Running into External Turbulence

Series: Regional Economic Outlook

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 November 2018

ISBN: 9781484375402

Keywords: Europe, Regional Economic Outlook, economic outlook, financial conditions, fiscal policy, monetary policy, emerging Europe, advanced Europe

Economic activity continued to expand in the first half of 2018, albeit at a slower-than-expected pace, mainly in advanced Europe. Domestic demand, supported by stronger employment and wages, remains the main engin...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Switzerland

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland

Volume/Issue: 2018/173

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484362167

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Monetary policy, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Corporate taxes, Pensions, External sector, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases, Staff Reports

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Swiss economy has adjusted to the large cumulative exchange rate appreciation that took place since the global financial crisis. After a subdued start to 2017,...

Switzerland
			: 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland

Switzerland : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland »

Volume/Issue: 2018/173

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 June 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484362167.002

ISBN: 9781484362167

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Monetary policy, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Corporate taxes, Pensions, External sector, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases, Staff Reports

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Swiss economy has adjusted to the large cumulative exchange rate appreciation that took place since the global financial crisis. After a subdued start to 2017,...

Switzerland
			: Selected Issues

Switzerland : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2018/174

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 June 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484362174.002

ISBN: 9781484362174

Keywords: Corporate taxes, Tax reforms, Monetary policy, Exchange markets, Banking sector, Interest rate policy, Selected issues

This Selected Issues paper analyzes key features of corporate taxation in Switzerland. The Swiss corporate tax system includes many aspects of a territorial regime; is highly attractive for multinational companies;...

Statement by Mr. Paul Inderbinen, Alternate Executive Director for Switzerland and Mr. Sebastien Waelti, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director June 11, 2018

Statement by Mr. Paul Inderbinen, Alternate Executive Director for Switzerland and Mr. Sebastien Waelti, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director June 11, 2018 »

Source: Switzerland : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland

Volume/Issue: 2018/173

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484362167

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Monetary policy, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Corporate taxes, Pensions, External sector, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases, Staff Reports

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Swiss economy has adjusted to the large cumulative exchange rate appreciation that took place since the global financial crisis. After a subdued start to 2017,...

Switzerland: Selected Issues

Switzerland: Selected Issues »

Source: Switzerland : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/174

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484362174

Keywords: Corporate taxes, Tax reforms, Monetary policy, Exchange markets, Banking sector, Interest rate policy, Selected issues

This Selected Issues paper analyzes key features of corporate taxation in Switzerland. The Swiss corporate tax system includes many aspects of a territorial regime; is highly attractive for multinational companies;...

Switzerland: Selected Issues

Switzerland: Selected Issues »

Source: Switzerland : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/174

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484362174

Keywords: Corporate taxes, Tax reforms, Monetary policy, Exchange markets, Banking sector, Interest rate policy, Selected issues

This Selected Issues paper analyzes key features of corporate taxation in Switzerland. The Swiss corporate tax system includes many aspects of a territorial regime; is highly attractive for multinational companies;...

Switzerland: Selected Issues

Switzerland: Selected Issues »

Source: Switzerland : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2018/174

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484362174

Keywords: Corporate taxes, Tax reforms, Monetary policy, Exchange markets, Banking sector, Interest rate policy, Selected issues

This Selected Issues paper analyzes key features of corporate taxation in Switzerland. The Swiss corporate tax system includes many aspects of a territorial regime; is highly attractive for multinational companies;...

Switzerland: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation

Switzerland: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Switzerland : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland

Volume/Issue: 2018/173

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484362167

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Monetary policy, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Corporate taxes, Pensions, External sector, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases, Staff Reports

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Swiss economy has adjusted to the large cumulative exchange rate appreciation that took place since the global financial crisis. After a subdued start to 2017,...

Switzerland: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Switzerland: Staff Report for the 2018 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Switzerland : 2018 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland

Volume/Issue: 2018/173

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 June 2018

ISBN: 9781484362167

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Monetary policy, Macroprudential policies and financial stability, Corporate taxes, Pensions, External sector, Economic indicators, Debt sustainability analysis, Press releases, Staff Reports

This 2018 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Swiss economy has adjusted to the large cumulative exchange rate appreciation that took place since the global financial crisis. After a subdued start to 2017,...

Revisiting the Economic Case for Fiscal Union in the Euro Area

Revisiting the Economic Case for Fiscal Union in the Euro Area »

Volume/Issue: 2018/3

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Helge Berger , Giovanni Dell'Ariccia , and Maurice Obstfeld

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 February 2018

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484340424.087

ISBN: 9781484340424

Keywords: Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Monetary unions, Spain, Italy, Fiscal policy, France, Germany, Greece

The paper makes an analytical contribution to the revived discussion about the euro area's institutional setup. After significant progress during the euro crisis, the drive to complete Europe's Economic and Monetar...

Revisiting the Economic Case for Fiscal Union in the Euro Area

Revisiting the Economic Case for Fiscal Union in the Euro Area »

Source: Revisiting the Economic Case for Fiscal Union in the Euro Area

Volume/Issue: 2018/3

Series: Departmental Papers / Policy Papers

Author(s): Helge Berger , Giovanni Dell'Ariccia , and Maurice Obstfeld

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 February 2018

ISBN: 9781484340424

Keywords: Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Monetary unions, Spain, Italy, Fiscal policy, France, Germany, Greece

The paper makes an analytical contribution to the revived discussion about the euro area's institutional setup. After significant progress during the euro crisis, the drive to complete Europe's Economic and Monetar...

Quantitative Easing and Long-Term Yields in Small Open Economies

Quantitative Easing and Long-Term Yields in Small Open Economies »

Volume/Issue: 2017/212

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Antonio Diez de los Rios , and Maral Shamloo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 September 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484320730.001

ISBN: 9781484320730

Keywords: Europe, Sweden, Switzerland, Central banks and their policies, United Kingdom, United States, Western Hemisphere, Unconventional monetary policy, event study, signaling

We compare the effectiveness of Federal Reserve's asset purchase programs in lowering longterm yields with that of similar programs implemented by the Bank of England, the Swedish Riksbank, and the Swiss National B...

Quantitative Easing and Long-Term Yields in Small Open Economies*

Quantitative Easing and Long-Term Yields in Small Open Economies* »

Source: Quantitative Easing and Long-Term Yields in Small Open Economies

Volume/Issue: 2017/212

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Antonio Diez de los Rios , and Maral Shamloo

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 September 2017

ISBN: 9781484320730

Keywords: Europe, Sweden, Switzerland, Central banks and their policies, United Kingdom, United States, Western Hemisphere, Unconventional monetary policy, event study, signaling

We compare the effectiveness of Federal Reserve's asset purchase programs in lowering longterm yields with that of similar programs implemented by the Bank of England, the Swedish Riksbank, and the Swiss National B...

New Common Evaluation Framework for IMF Capacity Development

New Common Evaluation Framework for IMF Capacity Development »

Volume/Issue: 2017/019

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 April 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498346894.007

ISBN: 9781498346894

Keywords: Development strategy, Economic indicators, Development, Statistics, Debt sustainability analysis, four-step, RBM, evaluation, regular evaluation, RTAC

new common evaluation framework for the Fund's capacity development (CD) activities. The new common evaluation framework is intended to streamline current practices and increase comparability and use of results by...

New Common Evaluation Framework for IMF Capacity Development

New Common Evaluation Framework for IMF Capacity Development »

Source: New Common Evaluation Framework for IMF Capacity Development

Volume/Issue: 2017/019

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 April 2017

ISBN: 9781498346894

Keywords: Development strategy, Economic indicators, Development, Statistics, Debt sustainability analysis, four-step, RBM, evaluation, regular evaluation, RTAC

new common evaluation framework for the Fund's capacity development (CD) activities. The new common evaluation framework is intended to streamline current practices and increase comparability and use of results by...

Negative Interest Rate Policies-Initial Experiences and Assessments

Negative Interest Rate Policies-Initial Experiences and Assessments »

Volume/Issue: 2017/010

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept;International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department;International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 March 2017

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498346467.007

ISBN: 9781498346467

Keywords: Financial crises, Negative interest rates, Central banks, Market interest rates, Real sector, lend rate, negative rate, deposit rate, euro area, intermediation

The depth of the crisis and the weakness of the ensuing recovery led to new ways to implement monetary policy. At the onset of the crisis, central banks in several advanced economies quickly moved policy rates to z...

Negative Interest Rate Policies-Initial Experiences and Assessments

Negative Interest Rate Policies-Initial Experiences and Assessments »

Source: Negative Interest Rate Policies-Initial Experiences and Assessments

Volume/Issue: 2017/010

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Asia and Pacific Dept;International Monetary Fund. Strategy, Policy, & Review Department;International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 March 2017

ISBN: 9781498346467

Keywords: Financial crises, Negative interest rates, Central banks, Market interest rates, Real sector, lend rate, negative rate, deposit rate, euro area, intermediation

The depth of the crisis and the weakness of the ensuing recovery led to new ways to implement monetary policy. At the onset of the crisis, central banks in several advanced economies quickly moved policy rates to z...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with Switzerland

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland

Volume/Issue: 2016/381

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 December 2016

ISBN: 9781475560398

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Bank supervision, Bank regulations, Balance of payments statistics, Banks, Debt sustainability analysis, Fiscal policy, Housing prices, Economic indicators, Europe

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that the economy of Switzerland withstood relatively well the sharp appreciation that followed the exit from the exchange rate floor. Economic performance has continued...

Switzerland
			: 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland

Switzerland : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland »

Volume/Issue: 2016/381

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 December 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781475560398.002

ISBN: 9781475560398

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Bank supervision, Bank regulations, Balance of payments statistics, Banks, Debt sustainability analysis, Fiscal policy, Housing prices, Economic indicators, Europe

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that the economy of Switzerland withstood relatively well the sharp appreciation that followed the exit from the exchange rate floor. Economic performance has continued...

Statement by Paul Inderbinen, Alternate Executive Director for Switzerland and Sebastien Waelti, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director, November 21, 2016

Statement by Paul Inderbinen, Alternate Executive Director for Switzerland and Sebastien Waelti, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director, November 21, 2016 »

Source: Switzerland : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland

Volume/Issue: 2016/381

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 December 2016

ISBN: 9781475560398

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Bank supervision, Bank regulations, Balance of payments statistics, Banks, Debt sustainability analysis, Fiscal policy, Housing prices, Economic indicators, Europe

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that the economy of Switzerland withstood relatively well the sharp appreciation that followed the exit from the exchange rate floor. Economic performance has continued...

Switzerland: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation

Switzerland: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Switzerland : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland

Volume/Issue: 2016/381

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 December 2016

ISBN: 9781475560398

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Bank supervision, Bank regulations, Balance of payments statistics, Banks, Debt sustainability analysis, Fiscal policy, Housing prices, Economic indicators, Europe

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that the economy of Switzerland withstood relatively well the sharp appreciation that followed the exit from the exchange rate floor. Economic performance has continued...

Switzerland: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Switzerland: Staff Report for the 2016 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Switzerland : 2016 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland

Volume/Issue: 2016/381

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 December 2016

ISBN: 9781475560398

Keywords: Article IV consultation reports, Bank supervision, Bank regulations, Balance of payments statistics, Banks, Debt sustainability analysis, Fiscal policy, Housing prices, Economic indicators, Europe

This 2016 Article IV Consultation highlights that the economy of Switzerland withstood relatively well the sharp appreciation that followed the exit from the exchange rate floor. Economic performance has continued...

United Kingdom
			: Selected Issues

United Kingdom : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2016/169

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 June 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484395370.002

ISBN: 9781484395370

Keywords: trade, exports, gdp, investment, financial sector

This paper aims to provide European Union (EU), while recognizing that the choice of whether to remain in the EU is for U.K. voters to make and that their decisions will reflect both economic and noneconomic factor...

United Kingdom

United Kingdom »

Source: United Kingdom : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2016/169

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 17 June 2016

ISBN: 9781484395370

Keywords: trade, exports, gdp, investment, financial sector

This paper aims to provide European Union (EU), while recognizing that the choice of whether to remain in the EU is for U.K. voters to make and that their decisions will reflect both economic and noneconomic factor...

Institutionalizing Countercyclical Investment

Institutionalizing Countercyclical Investment »

Volume/Issue: 2016/38

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Bradley Jones

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 February 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513512495.001

ISBN: 9781513512495

Keywords: Asset Allocation, Asset Owners, Momentum, Risk Management, asset, investment, risk, returns, Asset Pricing, Government Policy and Regulation

Do portfolio shifts by the world’s largest asset owners respond procyclically to past returns, or countercyclically to valuations? And if countercyclical investment (with both market-stabilizing and return-generati...

Institutionalizing Countercyclical Investment

Institutionalizing Countercyclical Investment »

Source: Institutionalizing Countercyclical Investment

Volume/Issue: 2016/38

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Bradley Jones

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 29 February 2016

ISBN: 9781513512495

Keywords: Asset Allocation, Asset Owners, Momentum, Risk Management, asset, investment, risk, returns, Asset Pricing, Government Policy and Regulation

Do portfolio shifts by the world’s largest asset owners respond procyclically to past returns, or countercyclically to valuations? And if countercyclical investment (with both market-stabilizing and return-generati...

Separate Identification of the Chinese Renminbi in the COFER Survey

Separate Identification of the Chinese Renminbi in the COFER Survey »

Volume/Issue: 2016/012

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Statistics Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 February 2016

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498345996.007

ISBN: 9781498345996

Keywords: Foreign exchange reserves, Reserve currencies, Freely usable currencies, International investment position, Monetary authorities, Balance of payments assistance, RMB, monetary authority, currency, executive board

Following the recent Executive Board decisions on the determination of the renminbi (RMB) as a freely usable currency, effective October 1, 2016, and its inclusion in the SDR basket on the same date, STA intends to...

Separate Identification of the Chinese Renminbi in the COFER Survey

Separate Identification of the Chinese Renminbi in the COFER Survey »

Source: Separate Identification of the Chinese Renminbi in the COFER Survey

Volume/Issue: 2016/012

Series: Policy Papers

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Statistics Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 February 2016

ISBN: 9781498345996

Keywords: Foreign exchange reserves, Reserve currencies, Freely usable currencies, International investment position, Monetary authorities, Balance of payments assistance, RMB, monetary authority, currency, executive board

Following the recent Executive Board decisions on the determination of the renminbi (RMB) as a freely usable currency, effective October 1, 2016, and its inclusion in the SDR basket on the same date, STA intends to...

Bank Profitability and Risk-Taking

Bank Profitability and Risk-Taking »

Source: Bank Profitability and Risk-Taking

Volume/Issue: 2015/249

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Natalya Martynova , Lev Ratnovski , and Razvan Vlahu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 November 2015

ISBN: 9781513517582

Keywords: Risk-Taking, Repo Markets, Crises, bank, risk, bank risk, capital, Government Policy and Regulation, Crises.,

Traditional theory suggests that more profitable banks should have lower risk-taking incentives. Then why did many profitable banks choose to invest in untested financial instruments before the crisis, realizing si...

Bank Profitability and Risk-Taking

Bank Profitability and Risk-Taking »

Volume/Issue: 2015/249

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Natalya Martynova , Lev Ratnovski , and Razvan Vlahu

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 November 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513517582.001

ISBN: 9781513517582

Keywords: Risk-Taking, Repo Markets, Crises, bank, risk, bank risk, capital, Government Policy and Regulation, Crises.,

Traditional theory suggests that more profitable banks should have lower risk-taking incentives. Then why did many profitable banks choose to invest in untested financial instruments before the crisis, realizing si...

Cross-Country Report on Inflation

Cross-Country Report on Inflation »

Source: Cross-Country Report on Inflation : Selected Issues

Volume/Issue: 2015/184

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 July 2015

ISBN: 9781513525464

Keywords: inflation, external factors, core inflation, output gap, disinflation

This Selected Issues paper examines the causes and drivers of low inflation in European inflation targeting countries outside the euro area, focusing on the Czech Republic, Poland, Sweden, and Switzerland. It estim...

Cross-Country Report on Inflation
			: Selected Issues

Cross-Country Report on Inflation : Selected Issues »

Volume/Issue: 2015/184

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 14 July 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513525464.002

ISBN: 9781513525464

Keywords: inflation, external factors, core inflation, output gap, disinflation

This Selected Issues paper examines the causes and drivers of low inflation in European inflation targeting countries outside the euro area, focusing on the Czech Republic, Poland, Sweden, and Switzerland. It estim...

Unveiling the Effects of Foreign Exchange Intervention
			: A Panel Approach

Unveiling the Effects of Foreign Exchange Intervention : A Panel Approach »

Volume/Issue: 2015/130

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Gustavo Adler , Noemie Lisack , and Rui Mano

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 June 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513514864.001

ISBN: 9781513514864

Keywords: exchange rate, exchange, exchange rates, central bank,

We study the effect of foreign exchange intervention on the exchange rate relying on an instrumental-variables panel approach. We find robust evidence that intervention affects the level of the exchange rate in an...

Unveiling the Effects of Foreign Exchange Intervention

Unveiling the Effects of Foreign Exchange Intervention »

Source: Unveiling the Effects of Foreign Exchange Intervention : A Panel Approach

Volume/Issue: 2015/130

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Gustavo Adler , Noemie Lisack , and Rui Mano

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 June 2015

ISBN: 9781513514864

Keywords: exchange rate, exchange, exchange rates, central bank,

We study the effect of foreign exchange intervention on the exchange rate relying on an instrumental-variables panel approach. We find robust evidence that intervention affects the level of the exchange rate in an...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2015 Article IV Consultation with Switzerland

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2015 Article IV Consultation with Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2015/132

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 May 2015

ISBN: 9781513553603

Keywords: exchange, inflation, exchange rate, monetary fund, national bank

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Switzerland's economy has performed relatively well in the aftermath of the global financial crisis, with growth reaching 2 percent in 2014. However, the economic e...

Switzerland
			: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Switzerland : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2015/132

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 May 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781513553603.002

ISBN: 9781513553603

Keywords: exchange, inflation, exchange rate, monetary fund, national bank

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Switzerland's economy has performed relatively well in the aftermath of the global financial crisis, with growth reaching 2 percent in 2014. However, the economic e...

Statement by Messers. Daniel Heller, Executive Director for Switzerland, and Marco Cavaliere, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director, May 18, 2015

Statement by Messers. Daniel Heller, Executive Director for Switzerland, and Marco Cavaliere, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director, May 18, 2015 »

Source: Switzerland : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2015/132

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 May 2015

ISBN: 9781513553603

Keywords: exchange, inflation, exchange rate, monetary fund, national bank

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Switzerland's economy has performed relatively well in the aftermath of the global financial crisis, with growth reaching 2 percent in 2014. However, the economic e...

Switzerland: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Switzerland: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation »

Source: Switzerland : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2015/132

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 May 2015

ISBN: 9781513553603

Keywords: exchange, inflation, exchange rate, monetary fund, national bank

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Switzerland's economy has performed relatively well in the aftermath of the global financial crisis, with growth reaching 2 percent in 2014. However, the economic e...

Switzerland: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Switzerland: Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Switzerland : Staff Report for the 2015 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2015/132

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 27 May 2015

ISBN: 9781513553603

Keywords: exchange, inflation, exchange rate, monetary fund, national bank

This 2015 Article IV Consultation highlights that Switzerland's economy has performed relatively well in the aftermath of the global financial crisis, with growth reaching 2 percent in 2014. However, the economic e...

Learning, Monetary Policy and Asset Prices

Learning, Monetary Policy and Asset Prices »

Volume/Issue: 2015/16

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Marco Airaudo , Salvatore Nisticò , and Luis-Felipe Zanna

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 January 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498343466.001

ISBN: 9781498343466

Keywords: Learning, Expectational Stability, Interest Rate Rules, Multiple Equilibria, Determinacy, stock, equilibrium, economy, markets, General,

We explore the stability properties of interest rate rules granting an explicit response to stock prices in a New-Keynesian DSGE model populated by Blanchard-Yaari non-Ricardian households. The constant turnover be...

Learning, Monetary Policy and Asset Prices

Learning, Monetary Policy and Asset Prices »

Source: Learning, Monetary Policy and Asset Prices

Volume/Issue: 2015/16

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Marco Airaudo , Salvatore Nisticò , and Luis-Felipe Zanna

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 23 January 2015

ISBN: 9781498343466

Keywords: Learning, Expectational Stability, Interest Rate Rules, Multiple Equilibria, Determinacy, stock, equilibrium, economy, markets, General,

We explore the stability properties of interest rate rules granting an explicit response to stock prices in a New-Keynesian DSGE model populated by Blanchard-Yaari non-Ricardian households. The constant turnover be...

An Overview of Macroprudential Policy Tools

An Overview of Macroprudential Policy Tools »

Volume/Issue: 2014/214

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Stijn Claessens

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 December 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484358115.001

ISBN: 9781484358115

Keywords: externalities, market failures, procyclicality, systemic risks, banks, credit, risk, capital, Government Policy and Regulation, Government Policy and Regulation,

Macroprudential policies - caps on loan to value ratios, limits on credit growth and other balance sheets restrictions, (countercyclical) capital and reserve requirements and surcharges, and Pigouvian levies - have...

An Overview of Macroprudential Policy Tools

An Overview of Macroprudential Policy Tools »

Source: An Overview of Macroprudential Policy Tools

Volume/Issue: 2014/214

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Stijn Claessens

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 11 December 2014

ISBN: 9781484358115

Keywords: externalities, market failures, procyclicality, systemic risks, banks, credit, risk, capital, Government Policy and Regulation, Government Policy and Regulation,

Macroprudential policies - caps on loan to value ratios, limits on credit growth and other balance sheets restrictions, (countercyclical) capital and reserve requirements and surcharges, and Pigouvian levies - have...

Vertical Fiscal Imbalances and the Accumulation of Government Debt

Vertical Fiscal Imbalances and the Accumulation of Government Debt »

Volume/Issue: 2014/209

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Inaki Aldasoro , and Mike Seiferling

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 November 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484357552.001

ISBN: 9781484357552

Keywords: panel data, GFSY, decentralization, subnational, subnational governments, transfers, Models with Panel Data, General, State and Local Borrowing, Intergovernmental Relations,

Delegating fiscal decision making power to sub-national governments has been an area of interest for both academics and policymakers given the expectation that it may lead to better and more efficient provision of...

Vertical Fiscal Imbalances and the Accumulation of Government Debt

Vertical Fiscal Imbalances and the Accumulation of Government Debt »

Source: Vertical Fiscal Imbalances and the Accumulation of Government Debt

Volume/Issue: 2014/209

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Inaki Aldasoro , and Mike Seiferling

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 November 2014

ISBN: 9781484357552

Keywords: panel data, GFSY, decentralization, subnational, subnational governments, transfers, Models with Panel Data, General, State and Local Borrowing, Intergovernmental Relations,

Delegating fiscal decision making power to sub-national governments has been an area of interest for both academics and policymakers given the expectation that it may lead to better and more efficient provision of...

The Great Cross-Border Bank Deleveraging

The Great Cross-Border Bank Deleveraging »

Source: The Great Cross-Border Bank Deleveraging : Supply Constraints and Intra-Group Frictions

Volume/Issue: 2014/180

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Eugenio Cerutti , and Stijn Claessens

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 September 2014

ISBN: 9781498354783

Keywords: Global banks, Credit supply, Deleveraging, banking, banking system, systemic crisis, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration,

International banks greatly reduced their direct cross-border and local affiliates' lending as the global financial crisis strained balance sheets, lowered borrower demand, and changed government policies. Using bi...

The Great Cross-Border Bank Deleveraging
			: Supply Constraints and Intra-Group Frictions

The Great Cross-Border Bank Deleveraging : Supply Constraints and Intra-Group Frictions »

Volume/Issue: 2014/180

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Eugenio Cerutti , and Stijn Claessens

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 25 September 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498354783.001

ISBN: 9781498354783

Keywords: Global banks, Credit supply, Deleveraging, banking, banking system, systemic crisis, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, Financial Aspects of Economic Integration,

International banks greatly reduced their direct cross-border and local affiliates' lending as the global financial crisis strained balance sheets, lowered borrower demand, and changed government policies. Using bi...

Switzerland
			: Detailed Assessment of Compliance-Basel Core Principles for Effective Banking Supervision

Switzerland : Detailed Assessment of Compliance-Basel Core Principles for Effective Banking Supervision »

Volume/Issue: 2014/264

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 September 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498375894.002

ISBN: 9781498375894

Keywords: banking supervision, risk management, supervisory authority, supervisory approach, risk profile

...

Switzerland
			: Detailed Assessment of Implementation-IOSCO Objectives and Principles of Securities Regulation

Switzerland : Detailed Assessment of Implementation-IOSCO Objectives and Principles of Securities Regulation »

Volume/Issue: 2014/266

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 September 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484394359.002

ISBN: 9781484394359

Keywords: collective investment schemes, iosco principles, enforcement powers, accounting standards, securities markets

...

Switzerland
			: Detailed Assessment of Observance-Insurance Core Principles

Switzerland : Detailed Assessment of Observance-Insurance Core Principles »

Volume/Issue: 2014/265

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 September 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498332750.002

ISBN: 9781498332750

Keywords: reinsurance, risk management, life insurers, policyholders, life insurance

...

Switzerland
			: Technical Note-Macroprudential Institutional Arrangements and Policies

Switzerland : Technical Note-Macroprudential Institutional Arrangements and Policies »

Volume/Issue: 2014/269

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 September 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498358262.002

ISBN: 9781498358262

Keywords: mortgage, real estate, mortgages, mortgage lending, real estate prices

...

Switzerland
			: Technical Note-Oversight, Supervision, and Risk Management of Financial Market Infrastructures

Switzerland : Technical Note-Oversight, Supervision, and Risk Management of Financial Market Infrastructures »

Volume/Issue: 2014/270

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 September 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498328937.002

ISBN: 9781498328937

Keywords: risk management, payment systems, csd, payment system, settlement systems

...

Switzerland
			: Technical Note-Stress Testing the Banking System

Switzerland : Technical Note-Stress Testing the Banking System »

Volume/Issue: 2014/267

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 September 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498329576.002

ISBN: 9781498329576

Keywords: banking, credit risk, banking system, banking sector

...

Switzerland
			: Technical Note-Systemic Risk and Contagion Analysis

Switzerland : Technical Note-Systemic Risk and Contagion Analysis »

Volume/Issue: 2014/268

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 September 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498353922.002

ISBN: 9781498353922

Keywords: contagion, financial institutions, systemic risk, financial stability, financial system

...

Switzerland

Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : Technical Note-Macroprudential Institutional Arrangements and Policies

Volume/Issue: 2014/269

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 September 2014

ISBN: 9781498358262

Keywords: mortgage, real estate, mortgages, mortgage lending, real estate prices

...

Switzerland

Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : Technical Note-Oversight, Supervision, and Risk Management of Financial Market Infrastructures

Volume/Issue: 2014/270

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 September 2014

ISBN: 9781498328937

Keywords: risk management, payment systems, csd, payment system, settlement systems

...

Switzerland

Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : Detailed Assessment of Compliance-Basel Core Principles for Effective Banking Supervision

Volume/Issue: 2014/264

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 September 2014

ISBN: 9781498375894

Keywords: banking supervision, risk management, supervisory authority, supervisory approach, risk profile

...

Switzerland

Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : Detailed Assessment of Observance-Insurance Core Principles

Volume/Issue: 2014/265

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 September 2014

ISBN: 9781498332750

Keywords: reinsurance, risk management, life insurers, policyholders, life insurance

...

Switzerland

Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : Detailed Assessment of Implementation-IOSCO Objectives and Principles of Securities Regulation

Volume/Issue: 2014/266

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 September 2014

ISBN: 9781484394359

Keywords: collective investment schemes, iosco principles, enforcement powers, accounting standards, securities markets

...

Switzerland

Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : Technical Note-Stress Testing the Banking System

Volume/Issue: 2014/267

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 September 2014

ISBN: 9781498329576

Keywords: banking, credit risk, banking system, banking sector

...

Switzerland

Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : Technical Note-Systemic Risk and Contagion Analysis

Volume/Issue: 2014/268

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 September 2014

ISBN: 9781498353922

Keywords: contagion, financial institutions, systemic risk, financial stability, financial system

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IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with Switzerland

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/142

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 May 2014

ISBN: 9781498312967

Keywords: banking, deposit insurance, financial sector, national bank

This 2014 Article IV Consultation outlines that the growth of the Swiss economy has gathered pace, but inflation remains close to zero. The recovery is expected to continue and inflation should rise gradually altho...

Switzerland
			: Financial Sector Stability Assessment

Switzerland : Financial Sector Stability Assessment »

Volume/Issue: 2014/143

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 May 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498340809.002

ISBN: 9781498340809

Keywords: banking, banking sector, private banking, bankers, banking system

This paper discusses key findings of the Financial System Stability Assessment on Switzerland. Stress tests indicate that the Swiss banks are robust against even severe shocks. Banks have increased their capital, a...

Switzerland
			: Report on Observance of Standards and Codes on the following topics: Banking Supervision, Insurance Supervision, and Securities Regulation

Switzerland : Report on Observance of Standards and Codes on the following topics: Banking Supervision, Insurance Supervision, and Securities Regulation »

Volume/Issue: 2014/144

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 May 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498334969.002

ISBN: 9781498334969

Keywords: Financial system stability assessment, Bank supervision, Banking sector, Securities regulations, Securities markets, Reports on the Observance of Standards and Codes, Insurance supervision, Switzerland, risk management, banking supervision

Report on Observance of Standards and Codes on the following topics: Banking Supervision, Insurance Supervision, and Securities Regulation...

Switzerland
			: Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Switzerland : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation »

Volume/Issue: 2014/142

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 May 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781498312967.002

ISBN: 9781498312967

Keywords: banking, deposit insurance, financial sector, national bank

This 2014 Article IV Consultation outlines that the growth of the Swiss economy has gathered pace, but inflation remains close to zero. The recovery is expected to continue and inflation should rise gradually altho...

Statement by Daniel Heller, Executive Director of Switzerland, and Jérôme Duperrut, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director, April 30, 2014

Statement by Daniel Heller, Executive Director of Switzerland, and Jérôme Duperrut, Senior Advisor to the Executive Director, April 30, 2014 »

Source: Switzerland : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation

Volume/Issue: 2014/142

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. European Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 May 2014

ISBN: 9781498312967

Keywords: banking, deposit insurance, financial sector, national bank

This 2014 Article IV Consultation outlines that the growth of the Swiss economy has gathered pace, but inflation remains close to zero. The recovery is expected to continue and inflation should rise gradually altho...

Switzerland

Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : Report on Observance of Standards and Codes on the following topics: Banking Supervision, Insurance Supervision, and Securities Regulation

Volume/Issue: 2014/144

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 May 2014

ISBN: 9781498334969

Keywords: Financial system stability assessment, Bank supervision, Banking sector, Securities regulations, Securities markets, Reports on the Observance of Standards and Codes, Insurance supervision, Switzerland, risk management, banking supervision

Report on Observance of Standards and Codes on the following topics: Banking Supervision, Insurance Supervision, and Securities Regulation...