Financial market experts expect a stable economy in Switzerland in the coming six months. In regard to economic expectations as well as the current economic situation in Switzerland, the large majority of respondents do not expect to see any changes. Two thirds of analysts who assess the current economic situation as “normal” is even higher – a total of 88.9 per cent. All in all these assessments indicate a largely stable economic outlook for Switzerland and a relatively strong consensus amongst experts with respect to that view.

Following the European Central Bank’s decision to once again lower key interest rates in March 2016, financial analysts expect short term interest rates to remain stable in the Eurozone as well as in Switzerland. In the past few months, at least a third of respondents expected to see further decreases in interest rates in the Eurozone.  Read More