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GIPS Day 2018

Monday, 22 October 2018 - Zurich
  • Fundamentals of GIPS compliance, institutional framework, introduction to performance and risk measurement as well as a practical example of GIPS in daily business for “GIPS beginners”
  • Introduction to GIPS 20/20 as well as a panel discussion on GIPS 20/20 and New Technical Guidance
  • This seminar provides both “GIPS beginners” (part I and II) and “GIPS experts” (part II) with practice-oriented knowledge on the fundamentals of GIPS and on recent developments in connection with the GIPS Standards. Experienced speakers from the GIPS Expert Group of the Swiss Funds & Asset Management Association SFAMA, who are familiar with the GIPS Standards and the global GIPS Committees, will inform you at first hand.

Federal Council wishes to boost Switzerland's appeal as a fund location

The Federal Council wishes to improve the appeal of Switzerland as an investment fund location. During its meeting on 5 September 2018, it instructed the Federal Department of Finance (FDF) to draw up a proposal for a corresponding legislative revision by mid-2019. The new provisions will facilitate the market launch of innovative products.