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Switzerland—Annexes to the 2007 Article IV Consultation Staff Report

Switzerland—Annexes to the 2007 Article IV Consultation Staff Report »

Source: Switzerland : 2007 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland

Volume/Issue: 2007/186

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 04 June 2007

ISBN: 9781451807318

Keywords: debt, interest, interest rates, fiscal policies

This 2007 Article IV Consultation highlights that Switzerland's economy is performing well. The expansion moved into its fourth year with above average growth and employment, and few signs of inflation. This favora...

Switzerland: Staff Report for the 2010 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Switzerland: Staff Report for the 2010 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Switzerland : 2010 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland, and Informational Annex

Volume/Issue: 2010/140

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 May 2010

ISBN: 9781455205899

Keywords: interest, debt, interest rates, financial sector, revenues

Switzerland was hard hit by the global crisis; however, the 1.5 percent contraction in 2009 compares favorably with most industrial countries. This 2010 Article IV Consultation highlights that after a year-long dec...

Switzerland: Staff Report for the 2009 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Switzerland: Staff Report for the 2009 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Switzerland : 2009 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland

Volume/Issue: 2009/164

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 May 2009

ISBN: 9781451807417

Keywords: debt, interest, revenues, financial stability

Switzerland is affected by the global crisis through the stock effect, the flow effect, and the trade effect. Along with a sharp contraction in exports, investments are now being postponed. Consumption has held up...

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Source: Switzerland : 2005 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland

Volume/Issue: 2005/190

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 June 2005

ISBN: 9781451807288

Keywords: debt, interest, interest rates, deficit, article

This 2005 Article IV Consultation highlights that the Swiss economy has returned to growth with supportive external demand and domestic policies. However, the recovery has been fragile, and business indicators sugg...

Switzerland

Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : 2006 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland

Volume/Issue: 2006/202

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 12 June 2006

ISBN: 9781451807295

Keywords: interest, debt, interest rates, public sector, article

Switzerland showed commendable economic growth with low inflation and increasing employment. Executive Directors commended the prudent macroeconomic management, sound monetary and fiscal policy frameworks, structur...

Switzerland

Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : 2004 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland

Volume/Issue: 2004/166

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 18 June 2004

ISBN: 9781451807219

Keywords: interest, debt, interest rates, article, interest rate

This 2004 Article IV Consultation highlights that there are signs that the economy of Switzerland has started to grow again on the back of stronger exports and domestic investment and supported by accommodative mon...

Switzerland

Switzerland »

Source: Switzerland : 2008 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Switzerland

Volume/Issue: 2008/170

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 May 2008

ISBN: 9781451807400

Keywords: debt, interest, article, financial sector, balance of payments

Switzerland showed impressive growth performance owing to its strong macroeconomic policies and structural reform efforts. Executive Directors emphasized the need to maintain financial stability. They welcomed the...

In the news: IMF provides $3.3 billion in debt relief to 19 countries

In the news: IMF provides $3.3 billion in debt relief to 19 countries »

Source: IMF Survey, Volume 35, Issue 01

Volume/Issue: 35/1

Series: IMF Survey

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 January 2006

ISBN: 9781451967654

Keywords: international monetary fund, development bank, poverty reduction

IMF cancels debt; Iraq receives new loan; Brazil and Argentina repay IMF loans; Saudi Arabia Article IV summary; Credit booms in transition economies; India's textile and clothing sector; Maghreb parliamentarians;...

Switzerland: Staff Report for the 2011 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex

Switzerland: Staff Report for the 2011 Article IV Consultation—Informational Annex »

Source: Switzerland : 2011 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Switzerland.

Volume/Issue: 2011/115

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 26 May 2011

ISBN: 9781455284603

Keywords: banking, mortgage lending, life insurers, foreign exchange, life insurance

Although progress has been made in strengthening the Swiss economy, systemic risks posed by large banks as well as revisions to the macroprudential framework are still in train. The authorities welcomed the too-big...

Special Drawing Rights: A Legislative View

Special Drawing Rights: A Legislative View »

Source: Finance & Development, September 1971

Volume/Issue: 8/3

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 September 1971

ISBN: 9781616353049

Keywords: currency convertibility, exchange rate, balance of payments, international trade, trading partners

This paper focuses on currency convertibility and the exchange rate system. The paper explains some of the factors involved in extending the freedom of currency convertibility, one of the IMF's principal policy aim...