Swiss banks - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Swiss banks


Search for Marcos' wealth: Compromising with cronies

Feb 25, 2016 - 5:15 PM

What the entire world knows after 30 years is a mere fraction and not the entirety of the Marcos loot

What Bongbong Marcos knew of Swiss deposits

Feb 24, 2016 - 1:00 PM

The VP candidate has given conflicting answers on this issue

DICTATOR'S SON. Senator Ferdinand 'Bongbong' Marcos Jr speaks during the proclamation of his vice-presidential candidacy in Manila, Philippines, on October 10, 2015. Photo by Mark Cristino/EPA

Swiss banks at crossroads as secrecy goes up in smoke

Sep 14, 2014 - 1:10 PM

Under heavy pressure from international regulators looking to root out shady practices after the global financial crisis the wealthy Alpine nation has agreed to phase out its long tradition of banking secrecy

NO LONGER SECRET. Swiss banks are beginning to unveil their books amid a global crack down on tax cheats. Photo from Shutterstock

Swiss private banks to release first-ever results

Aug 26, 2014 - 11:59 AM

Switzerland s cherished tradition of banking secrecy has been battered as governments – notably the US and EU – crack down on tax cheats who stash cash abroad

Credit Suisse admits tax 'misconduct,' blames employees

Feb 26, 2014 - 10:38 PM

The Swiss bank says its employees helped rich Americans hide their money from the US government without the knowledge of top management

TAX MISCONDUCT. According to a US government report, the Swiss bank is hiding US$ 5 billion from 19,000 US customers. Image from Credit Suisse website

Switzerland seeks US answers on whistleblower spy claims

Jun 11, 2013 - 9:24 PM

The Swiss foreign ministry says it sent the US embassy in Berna a diplomatic note seeking clarification

Switzerland refuses to investigate Zardari graft cases

Feb 10, 2013 - 4:41 PM

Swiss says Pakistan President enjoys immunity