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Performance of Swiss Private Banks

Performance of Swiss Private Banks

A recent study conducted by KPMG Switzerland and the University of St. Gallen has shown that the gap between Swiss private banks is widening. Christian Hintermann summarizes the key findings of the study.
Modified date: 8/26/2015
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Widening gap between Swiss private banks

Widening gap between Swiss private banks

As the study «Clarity on Performance of Swiss Private Banks – The widening gap» shows, the pressure on smaller banks in particular continued to increase this year.
Modified date: 8/25/2015
Press release
Low growth in assets and stronger consolidation among Swiss private banks

Low growth in assets and stronger consolidation among Swiss private banks

Declining profitability and simultaneously low growth in assets over the past year have negatively impacted the performance of private banks in Switzerland. More than a third of them posted losses during the 2013 business year.
Modified date: 7/30/2015
Press release
KPMG strengthens sourcing and banking transformation capabilities

KPMG strengthens sourcing and banking transformation capabilities

KPMG Switzerland has acquired a senior team of banking and sourcing experts from B-Source. The acquisition significantly strengthens KPMG’s consulting capabilities for the financial services industry.
Modified date: 7/30/2015
Press release
Regulation as an opportunity for Swiss private banks

Regulation as an opportunity for Swiss private banks

New cross-border provisions and tax demands from abroad have been placing increasing pressure on Swiss private banks over the past few years.
Modified date: 7/30/2015
Press release
Commodities Trading - Regulatory & Risk Management

Commodities Trading - Regulatory & Risk Management

Regulations and transparency trends impacting the Commodity Trading Sector
Modified date: 7/14/2015
Business and industry issue
iCircle

iCircle

The Clarity on Insurance magazine covers strategic thinking, actuarial matters, risk and operational considerations as well as regulatory aspects relating to the Swiss insurance market.
Modified date: 7/13/2015
Business and industry issue; Publication series; Regulatory update
Circular 2013/01 Eligible equity capital – banks (amended 27.03.14)

Circular 2013/01 Eligible equity capital – banks (amended 27.03.14)

Unofficial translation of the FINMA Circular about the eligible equity capital under supervisory law in the banking sector.
Modified date: 6/17/2015
Regulatory update
Circular 2008/22 Disclosure – banks (amended 29.10.14)

Circular 2008/22 Disclosure – banks (amended 29.10.14)

Unofficial translation of the FINMA Circular about disclosure obligations regarding capital adequacy in the banking sector.
Modified date: 6/8/2015
Regulatory update
SFSN

SFSN

KPMG's Swiss Financial Services Newsletter provides a comprehensive overview of the current challenges of the Swiss Financial Services sector.
Modified date: 6/2/2015
Publication series
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