Switzerland’s long history of security, stability, competence and discretion underpin Geneva’s position as a pre-eminent international finance centre. The country’s political and economic stability is based on a tradition of neutrality and the strength of the Swiss Franc. A broad tax treaty network and an impressive financial infrastructure have developed over the years and a highly skilled, multi-lingual workforce is readily available.
Home to numerous banks, finance companies, independent asset managers as well as leading international lawyers and accountancy practices, this central European city is renowned for its professionalism, quality of service, responsiveness and breadth of experience.
PraxisIFM is a member of the of the Association Romande des Intermediaries Financiers (ARIF). ARIF is a self-regulating body approved by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) for the supervision of the financial intermediaries referred to in article 2 para. 3 of the Swiss Federal Law on combating money laundering and terrorism financing in the financial sector (AMLA). ARIF is also recognized by FINMA as a professional organization for laying down rules of conduct relating to the practice of the profession of independent asset managers within the meaning of the Swiss Federal Act on collective investment schemes.