Strong franc: major challenge for the swiss business

The lifting of the exchange rate cap against the euro presents the Swiss economy with numerous challenges, but the government also has a role to play: in order to safeguard jobs the general framework for businesses needs to be optimised and Switzerland’s standing as a business location strengthened.

The Federal Council has ruled out a stimulus package for the time being, a position it confirmed when the subject was discussed on 15 April 2015.

Press release of the Swiss National Bank.
Monetary policy of the Swiss National Bank.
Press releases of the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs SECO .