Report on international financial and tax matters 2014

Bern, 17.02.2014 - In 2013, global competition for the best economic and financial framework further intensified. This is also challenging Switzerland with its financial market policy. The annual report on international financial and tax matters issued by the Federal Department of Finance reviews and gives an outlook on activities in the areas of financial market regulation, engagement in international financial bodies and international tax policy.

The report approved by the Federal Council shows that Switzerland still has to overcome numerous challenges regarding international financial and tax matters. It is geared towards political circles, the media and interested members of the public.

A hard copy of the report can be ordered free of charge from the following address: FOBL, Federal Publication Sales, 3003 Bern ( Alternatively, it is available for download at:

Address for enquiries

Mario Tuor, Communications, State Secretariat for International Financial Matters SIF
Tel. +41 31 322 46 16,


The Federal Council

Federal Department of Finance