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  1. "I'm making Asia smaller"

    "I'm making Asia smaller"

    Tony Fernandes is one of Asia's best-known and most colorful entrepreneurs. With his budget airline, AirAsia, he has revolutionized the travel industry. We spoke with him about his childhood dreams, the business principle he considers most important and social capitalism.

  2. Millennials Drive Sustainability

    Millennials Drive Sustainability 

    Sustainability is a key concern for the millennials generation. Companies have to adapt processes and production practices to make their products sustainable and seize the opportunities this rapidly growing generation of consumers creates. 

  3. Emerging Markets Offer Unique Opportunities

    Emerging Markets Offer Unique Opportunities

    Despite slower growth: Emerging markets remain of key importance for the Swiss financial center.

  4. A New Tax Landscape for Companies in Switzerland

    A New Tax Landscape for Companies in Switzerland

    The planned Corporate Tax Reform III is relevant for all businesses in Switzerland, not just for those companies currently enjoying tax privileges. To take advantage of the opportunities, entrepreneurs should learn about the implications as soon as possible and draw up various scenarios. This is important for a number of reasons, especially with regard to how entrepreneurs structure their personal wealth planning.

  5. Impact Investing – Catalyzing Wealth for Change

    Impact Investing – Catalyzing Wealth for Change

    At Credit Suisse, we see a growing number of clients interested in impact investing, an investment approach that aims to bring about a measurable social or environmental change while generating financial returns. Julia Balandina Jaquier, an author of Catalyzing Wealth for Change: Guide to Impact Investing, together with Olivier Rousset, Head Impact Investment Specialists at Credit Suisse, shed some light on the topic.

  6. Investing in Financial Inclusion Through Start-Ups

    Investing in Financial Inclusion Through Start-Ups 

    Start-ups often drive innovation but can lack access to capital and strategic support. Particularly in emerging or developing countries. As a result, many promising ideas are never given the opportunity to enter the market. 

  7. Credit Suisse Explores Game-changing Ventures

    Credit Suisse Explores Game-changing Ventures

    10 pioneering companies presented their ideas at Credit Suisse's 3rd Private Innovation Circle

  8. What Are Activist Investors Looking For?

    What Are Activist Investors Looking For?

    While shareholder activism has historically been an American phenomenon, it is starting to spread to other developed equity markets around the world.

  9. Venture Capital: Women Are Catching Up

    Venture Capital: Women Are Catching Up

    For a start-up, the difference between make and break is whether it succeeds in accessing venture capital. Women are managing to secure an increasingly large slice of the pie.

  10. Peaked or Paused – Israel, a Start-Up Nation at a Crossroads?

    Peaked or Paused – Israel, a Start-Up Nation at a Crossroads? 

    The third annual Credit Suisse High-Tech Forum was held in Tel Aviv on September 20, 2016. The mood at the forum ranged from optimism to alarm with respect to the key question of whether or not Israel has reached a crossroads.