News, Comment & Analysis results for Swiss Re

12 February 2024

Swiss Regulator Updates EAM, Trustee Licences Data

The Swiss EAM and trustees industry has gone through a major regulatory change in recent years....

People Moves
25 January 2024

Swiss Regulator Names Ex-ECB Figure As New Chief Executive

The new chief will lead the regulator almost a year after the UBS-Credit Suisse merger, and as...

Banking Crisis
27 March 2023

FINMA Itemises Credit Suisse's Bond Write-Down

Last week the Swiss regulator put numbers on the write-downs of Additional Tier 1 bonds that Credit...

New Products
31 January 2023

Etops, Swissquote Build EAM Platform

The firms are teaming up to build a platform which is aimed at EAMs – a sector now going through...

3 January 2023

New Swiss Regulatory Regime Gets Fully Under Way

The final phase of a rollout of Swiss regulations on EAMs is over. From now on, the focus will be...

12 August 2022

Swiss Regulator Warns EAMs, Trustees On Licensing Applications

The regulator warned that institutions that have not submitted licence applications by 30 June...

12 January 2022

VP Bank Cranks Up Swiss EAM Work

With deadlines for Swiss regulations at the end of this year, external asset managers need to...

Real Estate
22 July 2021

Julius Baer Builds New Swiss Real Estate Solutions

The private bank will provide the services with KMP, of which it will take a majority stake. ...

9 March 2021

Greensill Capital Saga Continues, Credit Suisse Liquidates Funds

The problems surrounding London-based Greensill Capital, which erupted a week ago, took another...

25 January 2021

Regulator Starts, Cancels Proceedings Vs Senior Julius Baer Figures

The Swiss regulator is to start proceedings in one case and has decided to halt another, while also...

Comment & Analysis results for Swiss Re

Asset Management
2 November 2020

Big Changes Come For Swiss EAMs; Future Looks Positive

The industry is going through a number of major changes, some of them due to domestic Swiss...

21 June 2019

A Walk Around New Swiss Regulatory Developments

Wealth management practitioners left numbed by the endless coverage of Brexit or US-China trade...

6 November 2013


The first draft of Switzerland’s seismic financial reform legislation was supposed to be...

23 February 2001

Swiss Regulator Says Lack of Resources Stifles Anti Money Laundering Laws

The Swiss department of finance has admitted that a lack of resources in the supervision of...