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Swiss National Bank

 

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The Swiss National Bank (SNB) is the central bank of Switzerland. It is responsible for Swiss monetary policy and for issuing Swiss franc banknotes. The SNB is an Aktiengesellschaft under special regulations. About 55% of its shares are owned by public institutions like cantons and cantonal banks. The remaining shares are traded on the stock market. They are mostly owned by private individuals.

Chairman: Thomas Jordan

Current Voting Members: Thomas J. Jordan, Jean-Pierre Danthine, Fritz Zurbrügg