Financial technology is an important focal point for FINMA. See our new web page for information about regulatory issues regarding FinTech.
The Federal Council has defined new capital adequacy standards for systemically important banks. It has also taken other measures to reinforce the current "too big to fail" regime and hence the resilience of these banks.
This fact sheet looks at the different types of authorisation FINMA grants.
2014 was dominated by major investigations into unacceptable business conduct in certain sectors of the finance industry, and the corresponding lessons learned.
FINMA’s recently published fact sheet on how it enforces supervisory law.
It details the main focus and trends in enforcement at FINMA, and contains anonymised case reports and comprehensive statistical data on its preliminary investigations and proceedings.