Speech topics at the Annual Media Conference 2018
FINMA's Chair: "Independence does not equate to absence of control"
FINMA's CEO: "Technology and the financial industry – opportunity or risk?"
Highlights from FINMA's Annual Report in 2017: money laundering prevention, realigning auditing, effective market supervision and technology in the financial industry.
The statistical data and anonymised case descriptions presented in the Enforcement report enhance the transparency of FINMA's activities in this area. It also illustrates the measures imposed by FINMA in its rulings.
FINMA creates transparency regarding the impact of financial market regulation on ICOs and has published guidelines on how it intends to handle enquiries from ICO organisers.
Financial technology is an important focal point for FINMA. See our new web page for information about regulatory issues regarding FinTech.