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Assessment of Exchange Rate Development 2017

Many export-oriented Swiss companies have been heavily challenged by the strong Swiss franc in recent years. Thanks to Swiss traits such as innovation, quality and adaptability, not only did many clients overcome this crisis – they managed to emerge from it even stronger.

This year, the focus is on several elections in Europe, and some geopolitical events in recent months have resulted in unanticipated developments. However, it is difficult to predict the potential repercussions of political developments. In these uncertain times, the Swiss franc is likely to remain strong for a while longer.