Dr Thomas Bauer, Chair of FINMA's Board of Directors, calls for the creation of a resolution law for insurers in the Neue Zürcher Zeitung issued on 16 December 2016. He advocates the introduction of effective resolution measures, well-tailored for insurers.
Business and risk policies followed by banks for their lending activities are subject to FINMA supervision. FINMA works to ensure that mortgage lending to households is sustainable and that the solvency of banks is not put at risk.
Financial technology is an important focal point for FINMA. See our new web page for information about regulatory issues regarding FinTech.