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Here’s why the Swiss franc has become the preferred investment for traders hiding out from geopolitical tensions
Investors fearful of geopolitical risk have made the Swiss franc their hideout spot, and one GS analyst says it's starting to look a lot like gold.
Swiss officials say they infiltrated a ring of Russians posing as plumbers in order to spy on elites at Davos
A plot by two Russians was foiled by Swiss police in Davos, the site of the annual World Economic Forum, in August 2019.
Davos says it is focusing on the climate crisis, but its billionaires and world leaders are still arriving on private jets
Aviation is expected to contribute to 22% of our carbon emissions by 2050, the World Economic Forum says it is offsetting the event's jet emissions.
The 17 best countries in the world for people who want to run their own businesses — and enjoy a high quality of life
For the fourth year in a row, Switzerland takes the top spot among the 73 countries analyzed by US News & World Report.
The US reportedly sent secret messages to Iran via Swiss intermediaries, urging not to retaliate too strongly and further provoke Trump
The Swiss embassy in Tehran has been used by the American government to communicate with Iran since the 1979 Iranian Revolution.
Rescuers are searching a Swiss ski trail for survivors after an avalanche swept through and injured at least 2 people
At approximately 10:50 a.m. local time on Thursday an avalanche hit a slope at the SkiArena resort in Andermatt, Switzerland.
A former Credit Suisse executive says she was spied on — months after a top banker made similar accusations
Colleen Graham alleges the bank withheld her 2016 bonus, hinted at firing her, and had her followed after she refused to manipulate revenue figures.
Roger Federer just became the first living person to be featured on a Swiss coin as ‘a perfect ambassador’ for the country
The coin is being made because of Federer's "sporting achievements, charitable commitments, easy-going nature, and his accessibility to his fans."
Spain, Switzerland, Norway, and Belgium all have a wealth tax that varies greatly in structure and results.
A 2014 Lamborghini Veneno just fetched $8.4 million at a Bonhams auction in Switzerland, making it the most expensive Lamborghini ever auctioned.