About

The SIX Swiss Exchange is located in Zurich, the largest city of Switzerland. It is the biggest Swiss stock exchange of two and is widely seen as the country's principal exchange. It prides itself on being innovative and using financial technology at the highest level and it has become one of the main financial centers in the world. The exchange lists reliable, globally operating companies that are actively traded on the Swiss stock market such as Nestlé, Logitech, the Credit Suisse Group, Novartis and the Adecco Group.

Its stock market index is the Swiss Market Index (SMI). It is the most important in the country and made up of 20 of the largest and most liquid Swiss Performance Index (SPI) large and mid-cap stocks. SIX was among the first to launch electronic exchange trading and ceased floor trading altogether in 1996. Apart from stocks, other securities are offered such as government bonds and stock options. Together with Deutsche Börse, SIX was behind the creation of the Eurex, currently the world's third-largest derivatives exchange.

Timelines

DLPNAug 03 · 2021
Dolphin Entertainment Dives into the NFT Ocean
Dolphin Entertainment dives into TradingView’s top Monday gainers, fueled by a recent partnership with FTX to create its own sports and entertainment NFT marketplace. Prices swim up 55% to close at $12.22.
PYPLAug 03 · 2021
Paypal slips on Q2 earnings, but crypto momentum is building
PayPal ends the week on a low note, down over 8% in two days following light second quarter revenue and a drop in profit from last year. The losses continue into Monday, sinking a further 1.65% to close at $270.99.
PINSAug 03 · 2021
Pinterest interest plummets on poor Q2 results
Pinterest ended last week among TradingView’s top losers, down 18% on Friday after reporting a decline in monthly users and sinking a further 3% yesterday to close at $57.12.
SQAug 03 · 2021
Square spends big to expand 'buy now pay later' service
Payment company Square is expanding its loan operations as the “buy now pay later” trend takes off, with a $29 billion acquisition of Australian Afterpay sending its stock soaring over 10% on Monday to close at $272.38.
AMZNAug 02 · 2021
Amazon's Q2 earnings dive
Despite posting its third $100 billion quarter in a row, Amazon sinks nearly 8% on Friday after missing expectations with its second quarter earnings.
FAug 02 · 2021
Ford revs up with Q2 profit
Ford stock lifted 3.82% on Thursday after surprising investors with a quarterly profit as car sales overshadow supply constraints, although it lost most of the gains again on Friday.

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