Nicolas Vanden Abeele: An industry insider for Ascom | Company Switzerland

The CEO role at Ascom is not an easy one, as the frequent changes in management over the past few years show. The telecommunications group wants to become leaner and more digital and establish itself as a highly specialized company for medical communication. As the successor to Holger Cordes, ex-boss Jeannine Pilloud had two challenging […]

After the record year, things are getting tough for Dax values ​​| company abroad

What a year: 14% increased the turnover of the Dax companies in 2021, the profit of the forty largest listed companies in Germany even 122%. Despite disrupted supply chains, bottlenecks in the supply of semiconductors, raw materials or supplier products. Tempi passati. The problems from 2021 partly extend into the new year, some powerful challenges […]

Wage gap in Switzerland has narrowed slightly | markets macro

(AWP) Women earned on average 10.8% less than men in 2020. The wage gap has thus narrowed only slightly within two years, by 0.7 percentage points. The differences can be “partially” explained by the different levels of responsibility in the workplace or the economic sector, said the Federal Statistical Office (FSO) on Monday in its […]

Fresh blood for CS Board of Directors | company finance

As the saying goes, the fish stinks from the head. This also applies to the management of large companies in crisis. Especially for those that struggle with their governance and risk culture, like Credit Suisse (CSGN 7.79 +2.71%). So it is logical that CS President Axel Lehmann is also looking for renewal in the Board […]

Swiss-Re boss receives more money | company finance

(AWP) Christian Mumenthaler, head of reinsurance company Swiss Re (SREN 85.68 +0.09%), earned more in 2021. In total, Mumenthaler was awarded compensation of CHF 7.12 million, according to the annual report published on Thursday. In 2020 it was CHF 6.07 million. More money, including Mumenthaler, was distributed to the entire management. According to the information, […]

Three Chinese companies plan secondary listing in Switzerland | company abroad

(AWP) Three Chinese companies are already flirting with a secondary listing in Switzerland. Their aim is to attract investors from abroad. The easing planned by the Chinese securities regulator makes this step possible. Sany Heavy Industry, one of the largest construction machinery manufacturers in China, had already disclosed its plans on Tuesday. The company has […]

ELEX II for PC in the test – once again a full pound on the mouth – ntower

With ELEX II, the Essen-based development studio Piranha Bytes wants to take you back to the multifaceted fantasy world of Magalan. Once again you slip into the role of Jax, whose fate you were able to shape in the predecessor, which was released in October 2017 for consoles and PC. The bald hero has been […]

When the Demographic Dividend Becomes a Mortgage | Blogs Never Mind the Markets

The Japanese government funds so-called matchmaking projects that use artificial intelligence. Thanks to this initiative, lonely hearts should find each other and provide for offspring as quickly as possible. Because the island state has a few things ahead of the rest of the world, but nowhere else is the population turning gray as quickly as […]

CS wants to have documents on loans to the super-rich destroyed | company finance

(AWP) Die Credit Suisse (CSGN 7.43 +0.87%) has urged investors to destroy certain documents related to the securitization of credit risk, according to an article in the Financial Times. It is about loans to wealthy asset management customers who were secured with luxury yachts or private planes, for example. According to the article, CS had […]