SMEs up the slope, but do not return to their pre-crisis activity

SMEs up the slope, but do not return to their pre-crisis activity Wednesday, 01.07.2020 Certain restrictions continue to hamper the business of Swiss SMEs, respectively the propensity of their clients to invest. (Keystone) The easing of anti-coronavirus measures has given a breath of fresh air to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Switzerland. Despite this […]

Indosuez: Camille Sednaoui nommé Head of International Trade & Transaction Banking

Indosuez: Camille Sednaoui nommé Head of International Trade & Transaction Banking Wednesday, 01.07.2020 Camille Sednaoui began her career in 1989 at Banque Trad in Paris. Camille Sednaoui is appointed Head of International Trade & Transaction Banking (ITB) within CA Indosuez Switzerland. He will take office on July 1, 2020. With his great experience within the […]

Auto show: a “Genferei” as the end

Auto show: a “Genferei” as the end Wednesday, 01.07.2020 Matteo Ianni What is interesting is that the foundation had declared publicly last April that in the event of Palexpo taking control of the event, exhibitors and manufacturers would not follow. (Keystone) 15 million francs: it is on this basis that negotiations will be initiated soon […]

A recovery in square root favors speculative debt

A recovery in square root favors speculative debt Wednesday, 01.07.2020 Christian Affolter Lombard Odier chief economist Samy Chaar does not expect new containments due to new and increasing contamination. Lombard Odier chief economist Samy Chaar does not expect new containments due to new and increasing contamination. “We are no longer in the same situation as […]

Leonteq establishes technological partnership with Google

Leonteq establishes technological partnership with Google Thursday, 02.07.2020 In addition, the financial group will work with Google Cloud to implement the concept of site reliability engineering (SRE). (Keystone) Structured products specialist Leonteq will rely on Google Cloud technology (remote computing) to develop its platform. The partnership with the Californian giant Google aims to increase computing […]

Two SMEs out of three optimists in the medium term

Two SMEs out of three optimists in the medium term Thursday, 02.07.2020 More than half of SMEs say their economic prospects are “good to very good” for the next three years (Keystone). Two thirds of Swiss small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) believe that the Covid-19 crisis should not affect their business beyond a year. More […]

2019 has been a busy year for the Banking Ombudsman

2019 has been a busy year for the Banking Ombudsman Thursday, 02.07.2020 Marco Franchetti has been the Bank Ombudsman since July 2013. (keystone) Faced with an increase in requests, the Ombudsman for Banks had to roll up his sleeves last year to deal with these cases in a context of crucial legislative change. The implementation […]

Two SMEs out of three optimists in the medium term

Two SMEs out of three optimists in the medium term Thursday, 02.07.2020 More than half of SMEs say their economic prospects are “good to very good” for the next three years (Keystone). Two thirds of Swiss small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) believe that the Covid-19 crisis should not affect their business beyond a year. More […]

Swiss still has 100 million to reimburse customers

Swiss still has 100 million to reimburse customers Thursday, 02.07.2020 Swiss has been hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic. (keystone) The Swiss airline company still has to reimburse a hundred million francs to its customers, including fifty million to travel agencies, said commercial director Tamur Goudarzi Pour. The Lufthansa branch wants to reimburse customers who […]

Deborah Thomas to join Logitech board of directors

Deborah Thomas to join Logitech board of directors Thursday, 02.07.2020 Deborah Thomas, likely future administrator of Logitech. Computer accessories maker Logitech will ask its shareholders to elect Deborah Thomas to the board of directors at the next general meeting. The candidate is director of finance for the Hasbro group, an American company specializing in toys, […]