In November 2018 VP Bank (Switzerland) Ltd is celebrating its 30th anniversary. To mark this occasion, CEO Antony Lassanianos will offer a look behind the scenes at VP Bank in Zurich and a guided tour around the new office building the bank moved into this spring.
The escalating trade war this year has caused uncertainty in the financial markets and left its mark on the Chinese economy. Transforming the Chinese economy from less export- to more consumer-based growth therefore seems all the more important. Dr Felix Brill, Chief Investment Officer of VP Bank, looks at the current situation in China and argues that the rise of the Chinese consumer is set to remain an important theme going forward.