Know what you are doing – know what is at stake

While investing money does offer opportunities, it also always harbours risks. The better informed you are about these risks, the better you can protect yourself.

The following websites provide information about financial-related topics. Their content should help you make informed investment decisions – only by understanding the risks involved thoroughly can you gauge them accurately.

www.fintool.ch
Information about finance and investment (in German)

www.esisuisse.ch
Information about deposit protection

www.snb.ch
Information about the Swiss National Bank and its monetary policy

www.swissbanking.org
Information for private clients of Swiss banks

www.svv.ch
Information about insurance

www.sfama.ch
Information about Swiss funds and asset management

www.svsp-verband.ch  
Information about structured products

www.konsumentenschutz.ch
Information about finance and insurance (in German)

www.konsum.ch
Information about business, finance and insurance (in German)

www.frc.ch  
Information about business, finance and insurance (in French)

http://www.nzz.ch/finanzen/nzz-finanzlexikon/
Information about financial markets (financial dictionary – in German)



Note:
The links provided are to third party websites. FINMA accepts no responsibility for their content and technical configuration. Users act on their own responsibility when accessing them. Furthermore, FINMA offers no guarantees that the content of these websites is complete, correct and current. It is intended solely for information purposes and is in no way binding on FINMA; it constitutes neither an offer nor a request to make any legal transactions. FINMA reserves the right to adjust this list at any time.