Swiss Exchange

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Swiss Exchange

The major securities market of Switzerland.

Swiss Exchange

The main exchange in Switzerland. Stocks, derivatives and government bonds all trade on the Swiss Exchange. It was established in 1995 as an automated system to replace regional exchanges in Basel, Geneva and Zurich.
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SWX is primarily a local distribution company servicing 1.
The high rate of growth at SWX has exposed the utility to some regulatory risk, particularly in Arizona where regulators have been slower to raise rates to keep up with the growth.
In a statement, virt-x thanked Hunziker for her contribution and named her replacement as Juerg Spielmann, who has been director of operations since the exchange was set up last year as a joint collaboration between SWX and the TP Group.
This has happened before with other banks,' SWX spokesman Werner Vogt said, adding that '(the) story has nothing to do with Kerviel.
Historically, SWX has suffered from inherent regulatory lag which has required periodic capital market access for both debt and equity to sustain its growth funding requirements pending regulatory approval for rate increases.
However, the ACC did not rule out a future rate design change and ACC staff and other interested parties are currently working with SWX to try to come to a mutually acceptable plan.
INFICON registered shares (IFCN) are listed on the SWX Swiss Stock Exchange.
austriamicrosystems is listed on the SWX Swiss Exchange in Zurich (ticker symbol: AMS).
As of Monday July 31, 2006, the registered shares of INFICON will be traded on the SWX Swiss Exchange at a par value of CHF 5.