News and Publications

News and Publications


Coface upgrades Switzerland to top risk assessment rating


In our latest risk assessment, We have elevated Switzerland's rating from A2 to A1 in our risk barometer. This places Switzerland alongside Norway and Denmark with equally low default risk across Europe. The rationale behind this upgrade includes Switzerland's relatively low inflation, resulting in a more tempered response from the Swiss National Bank compared to the European Central Bank. Additionally, Switzerland's export industry has strategically shifted towards less price-sensitive sectors such as pharmaceuticals and luxury goods.

Read more

Business Information: 5 (good) reasons for choosing iCON by Coface


Through iCON by Coface, access our Urba360 Business Intelligence tool and make the right credit decisions to guide your sales strategy and gain an edge over your competitors!

Read more

4 (good) reasons to hand your unpaid debts over to Coface


Acting quickly and mastering procedures are key to collecting receivables successfully! Entrust the handling of your unpaid invoices to Coface's experts, and you'll achieve a positive result in no time at all.

Read more

Xavier Durand: “We’re seeing a wall of debt coming up with substantial due dates in 2025”


In this second part of his interview, Xavier Durand shares his vision of the role of credit insurance in challenging times and the consequences of CSR policies on businesses.

Read more

EU-Switzerland relations from an economic angle: Insights from our economist Christiane Von Berg


At our Country Risk Conference held on November 28, 2023 in Zurich, We received insights from our economist Christiane Von Berg. She presented analyses of possible scenarios for the relationship between the European Union (EU) and Switzerland. According to the data, both parties would benefit from a new agreement.

Read more
All the news
  • English
  • Français
  • Deutsch