Transparency

Kosteneinsparungen dank mehr Transparenz im Schweizer Gesundheitssystem

Das Schweizer Gesundheitswesen schneidet in Sachen Transparenz im internationalen Vergleich überraschend schlecht ab. Das Beispiel anderer Nationen zeigt aber: Eine konsequente Digitalisierung bringt wesentlich mehr Transparenz und hilft die Qualität zu verbessern.
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Room for improvement: Transparency in Swiss healthcare falls short

Digging for gold or drowning in data? More transparency in healthcare improves quality of care and stabilizes costs over the long run. But there’s still a long way to go. KPMG’s latest report comparing the data transparency in healthcare across 32 countries finds that Switzerland is not alone in its struggle to make the most of transparency.
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Swiss Federal Supreme Court considers Dutch Group Request as permissible

While the Federal Tax Administration found the Dutch group request to be permissible in fall 2015, the Swiss Federal Administrative Court on the other hand deemed it not permissible. However, upon its deliberations held on 11 September 2016, the Swiss Federal Supreme Court decided that this group request was acceptable after all.
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FINMA’s new Public Disclosure rules pose challenges for insurers

Beginning in financial year 2016, Swiss insurance companies will have to meet new minimum disclosures requirements. The rules – set out in the FINMA circular 2016/02 "Offenlegung Versicherer" – are part of the Swiss regulators’ ongoing policy of bringing Swiss supervision into line with its European Union peers under the Solvency II equivalence framework.
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Swiss Federal Administrative Court rejects group request from the Netherlands

After the SFTA approved the group request from the Netherlands dated 23 July 2015, a bank client concerned filed an appeal with the Swiss Federal Administrative Court. With its ruling of 21 March 2016, the Swiss Federal Administrative Court approved this appeal various reasons.
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Schweizer Banken auf dem Weg in die Steuertransparenz

Nachdem der Nationalrat im September 2015 das Schweizer Umsetzungsgesetz zum Automatischen Informationsaustausch angenommen hat, werden die Schweizer Finanzinstitute voraussichtlich 2018 die ersten Meldungen absetzen müssen. Doch wo stehen die Schweiz und ihre Banken auf dem Weg in die Steuerkonformität?
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