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  1. The Future of Monetary Policy Shaped by the Past

    The Future of Monetary Policy Shaped by the Past

    Central banks in advanced economies have been transformed dramatically over the past eight years. The latest Credit Suisse Research Institute report, "The Future of Monetary Policy", looks at the changes they had to undergo since the financial crisis and at the challenges that await them going forward. The key questions remain which direction monetary policy ought to take next and whether it is possible to return to the pre-crisis "normal".

  2. Global Investor: Reshaping Patient Care Bit by Bit

    Global Investor: Reshaping Patient Care Bit by Bit

    So far, the healthcare sector has held back from digitalization, but it is about to change. 

  3. Europe's Trump Cards

    Europe's Trump Cards

    Pivotal elections are coming up in Europe. Their outcomes will have an impact on the economy and financial markets.

  4. "Globalization has acquired a bitter aftertaste"

    "Globalization has acquired a bitter aftertaste"

    The world stands at a turning point, says historian Harold James. We live in dangerous times, and the outcome is uncertain. A gloomy discussion, with a spark of hope at the end.

  5. Pension Risks in a Low-Interest Environment

    Pension Risks in a Low-Interest Environment

    As pension obligations look set to rise, companies will have to increase their pension contributions.

  6. What Will Be the Revolutionary Innovation of Our Century?

    What Will Be the Revolutionary Innovation of Our Century?

    Robert J. Gordon, an American economist and university professor, in a conversation with Credit Suisse contemplates if roboadvisors could eliminate jobs and whether Facebook could become the new Ford.

  7. The Impact of Uncertainty on the Economy

    The Impact of Uncertainty on the Economy

    A stable economic environment benefits lending, investment and consumption. Stability, however, is not easily quantified and depends heavily on how it is subjectively perceived. But what about instability and uncertainty? Credit Suisse has analyzed the conditions for uncertainty and its role in the market.

  8. The Global Wealth Report 2016

    The Global Wealth Report 2016

    The 2016 Global Wealth Report has been published by the Credit Suisse Research Institute.

  9. Locational Quality: Basel-Stadt Set to Overtake Canton Zurich

    Locational Quality: Basel-Stadt Set to Overtake Canton Zurich

    This year's Locational Quality Indicator of Credit Suisse once again places the cantons of Zug and Zurich at the top of the rankings. The Corporate Tax Reform III will however shake up cantonal rankings in the future: Basel-Stadt is set to overtake Zurich, with Geneva likely to make the greatest leap in the rankings.

  10. Swiss Credit Handbook 2016 Fresh Off The Press

    Swiss Credit Handbook 2016 Fresh Off The Press

    Benign credit environment not without risks as low rates enable higher indebtedness, acquisitions and a rising shareholder focus.