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  1. Lynda Gratton: "Reinventing Our Lives"

    Lynda Gratton: "Reinventing Our Lives"

    We can expect to live approximately 30 years longer than our grandparents did. What will we do with that time? And how will we pay for it? Lynda Gratton, one of the world's best-known professors of management, has a few suggestions.

  2. Claude. Landscape with Hagar and the Angel, 1646. Presented by Beaumont, 1828. © The National Gallery, London.

    Art Philanthropy: A Beau Geste From Beaumont

    Giving back to society has always been a key focus for Credit Suisse. So it was for art patron and philanthropist Sir George Beaumont who was instrumental in the founding of the National Gallery. Find out more about Beaumont and the beginnings of the National Gallery in London, the bank's long-term partner.

  3. National Pride Remains High in Switzerland

    National Pride Remains High in Switzerland

    Significant support for bilateral agreements, but there is an alternative with majority support, when both first and second priorities are taken into account. Switzerland's reputation abroad has improved, but politicians should exercise more restraint.

  4. Marie-Gabrielle Ineichen-Fleisch: "Further training is becoming more and more important"

    Marie-Gabrielle Ineichen-Fleisch: "Further training is becoming more and more important"

    Marie-Gabrielle Ineichen-Fleisch, Director of the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) on the substantial concerns about unemployment, the coming economic upturn, and the threat to Switzerland's success model.

  5. Worry Barometer 2017: The Swiss Place High Trust in Their Institutions

    Worry Barometer 2017: The Swiss Place High Trust in Their Institutions

    Switzerland's institutions remain popular, but most of them have lost some trust. Among the few exceptions is the Swiss Supreme Court. The Worry Barometer also shows that banks receive more trust than in past years.

  6. Dominique de Buman: "Switzerland Is More Modern than Ever"

    Dominique de Buman: "Switzerland Is More Modern than Ever"

    Dominique de Buman, the new Swiss leader, on his concerns for the country, the meaning of national cohesion and his objectives as President of the National Council.

  7. Aging and the Aged

    Aging and the Aged

    The social impact of a long life is not always viewed uncritically, especially among the elderly. Retirement provisions are now the Swiss people's greatest concern, securing them is seen as the most important goal for the country.

  8. Identity: A New Switzerland?

    Identity: A New Switzerland?

    A change in national identity may be taking place. Neutrality is no longer the most commonly cited characteristic. Education, research and internationalism define forward-looking, modern Switzerland.

  9. Survey on Swiss-European Relations: Increasing Contradictions in the Opinions of the Swiss Population

    Survey on Swiss-European Relations: Increasing Contradictions in the Opinions of the Swiss Population

    Although the free movement of persons remains unpopular with the Swiss population and the desire for quotas is growing, the voting public is clearly in favor of Switzerland's bilateral agreements with the EU. Their popularity is declining, however, and for the first time a potential accession to the EEA represents an alternative approach which could attract a majority. This is one finding of the first Credit Suisse Europe Barometer, a representative survey conducted by gfs.bern on behalf of Credit Suisse and in collaboration with the Europa Forum Lucerne.

  10. At the Frontier of Human Knowledge

    At the Frontier of Human Knowledge: The 2017 EMPIRIS Award Goes to the Young Researcher Tobias Wauer

    The young academic Tobias Wauer conducts research at the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology in Cambridge. He has received the 2017 Award for Research in Brain Diseases of the Credit Suisse umbrella foundation EMPIRIS for his work on the molecular causes of Parkinson's disease. In our interview he explains his fascination for research.