Swiss companies occupy a significant segment of the European market for medical equipment and pharmaceuticals, luxury goods and watches, perfumes and food products. The country united the largest financial institutions, as well as recruiting and insurance agencies. Their stocks are traded mainly on the Swiss stock exchange, whose backbone is comprised of two dozens of world-class concerns. A common feature of a large Swiss business is a stable development without sharp spikes, which optimal for long-term investments.
In our online stock store, you can purchase securities of the stock market leaders from Switzerland. They include Nestle food concern, a joint Swedish and Swiss enterprise ABB specializing in electronics and Internet technologies, a manufacturer of luxury goods Richemont, UBSGroup financial concern and an insuring company Zurich Insurance. Among the newcomers that have completed IPOs successfully is Medartis that develop implants and a pharmaceutical company Zur Rose Group. In Switzerland, there are headquarters of the world's largest recruiting company Adecco Group and a watch manufacturer Swatch Group.