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Study on the Financing of SMEs in Switzerland in 2016

A study by the Institute of Financial Services Zug (IFZ) at the Hochschule Luzern on behalf of SECO.

Here in Switzerland there are about 576,000 SMEs, which make up 99.7% of companies and 68% of all jobs. As a result of this economic and social importance, the financial situation of the SMEs is of particular interest. A total of 1,922 Swiss SMEs were questioned on their financing needs as well as the types, sources, and conditions of their financing.