Expanding right into Europe

Innovation is the life source of Life Sciences. But strategic and meticulous planning is key to commercial success, especially when entering a new regional market.

A long way to investor protection – treatment of FinSA and FinIA in the Parliament’s summer session

On 29 May 2018, the National Council discussed the remaining differences between the two parliamentary chambers in the FinSA and FinIA legislative package. For most of the differences an agreement could be found and the National Council followed the propositions made by the Council of States.
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Dangerous solo efforts in the fight against cybercrime

Cyber attacks and their consequences have been a reality faced by Swiss businesses for some time now: A survey conducted by KPMG Switzerland shows that nearly half (42%) of the companies that have been the victims of a cyber attack suffered financial losses and dis-ruptions to their business activities as a result.
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Nachhaltigkeit weltweit im Fokus der Verwaltungsräte

Die Erwartungen der institutionellen Anleger an eine nachhaltige Geschäftstätigkeit steigen. In den Verwaltungsräten werden Nachhaltigkeitsthemen diskutiert, weltweit allerdings in stark unterschiedlichem Ausmass.
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GDPR in force now – Answers to the most important questions

The EU GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) recently caused a sensation. Most affected Swiss companies have prepared themselves well for the new regulation. GDPR is in force now. What should we expect and what does the new law mean for Swiss companies?

Bridge the Gaps: How to improve reporting of APMs

Alternative Performance Measures are a relevant aspect in today’s external and internal reporting. Two thirds of Switzerland’s 30 largest companies use them to provide an additional view on sustainable performance and bridge the information gap between investors and management.
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