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What is the SNB?

The Swiss National Bank is the central bank of Switzerland. It is the institution responsible for regulating the country’s monetary policy and controlling inflation by issuing its currency and controlling interest rates.

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What is an Asset?

An asset is a resource with an economic value, which can be owned or controlled by an individual, a company, government, or another entity that is expected to generate gains in the future.

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Fractional Shares

Fractional shares allow you to put together a portfolio of high-quality investments without having to spend a lot of money.

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Forex Trading Explained

Are you a beginner investor looking to enter the forex market? We’ve got you covered from start to finish. In this article we’ll make it easy by teaching you all about forex trading orders, forex trading strategies, ...

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Online banking: how to increase your security

It's 2021, you are using your mobile device more and more in your daily life. You read the news, chat with family and friends, shop, and manage your finances all on your mobile device.

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What is an ATM and what are the costs?

ATMs provide an easy solution. You show up, enter your PIN and get your money. Is it that simple? Let's take a look behind the scenes of these handy cash machines.

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What is the SMI?

SMI® – THE Blue-Chip Index of the Swiss stock market The Swiss Market Index or SMI® is the most relevant stock index in Switzerland and includes the 20 largest stocks (blue chips) from the Swiss Performance Index (SPI). The capitalization ...

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What is an ETF?

An Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) is a financial instrument loved by investors because of its diversification, transparency, and liquidity. It is a type of security that involves a combination of other securities – which can be stocks, bonds, ...

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How to open a bank account in Switzerland?

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Enjoy Switzerland on a budget

Switzerland is considered one of the most expensive countries in Europe. Notably, it is also one of the most beautiful. So how can you enjoy all Switzerland has to offer without breaking the bank.

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What is a fiscal year?

What is a fiscal year?   A fiscal year can also be called a “budget year” or a “financial year”. It is also sometimes shortened to FY (Fiscal Year). The period for a fiscal year is of 12 months (1 year) but ...

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What is the Dow Jones?

The Dow Jones Industrial Average Dow Jones & Co. was founded in 1882 by Charles Dow, Edward Jones, and Charles Bergstresser. Originally, the first industrial averages did not include industrial stocks but only ...

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