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New banknotes to be released — six years late

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      by Malcolm Curtis|The Local Switzerland|August 17, 2015 The Swiss National Bank (SNB) plans to introduce the first of its new high-tech banknotes in April next year — six years later than initially planned after reported technical problems … Continue reading

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Shock move to untether franc sparks debate

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by Malcolm Curtis|The Local Switzerland|January 16, 2015 For some it was a “bold step”, for others a foolhardy move that risks harm to the economy and job losses. 

The Swiss National Bank’s decision to stop capping the level of the … Continue reading

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Faulty paper blamed for new banknote delay

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by Malcolm Curtis|The Local, Switzerland|August 10, 2012 The introduction of new Swiss banknotes has been postponed for a second time because of technical problems linked to the paper to be used, a new report says. Designs for the new series … Continue reading

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