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A stock exchange transaction is processed in three stages: After the completion of the trading transaction (trade), data between buyer and seller (matching), entry into the clearing system (clearing) and fulfillment (settlement) follows. SIX connects electronic trading and settlement. Normal stock exchange trades are usually settled on the value date 3 days, i.e. delivery and payment from a stock exchange trade takes place on the 3rd exchange day after closing according to custom.

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share

Security representing a share in the capital of a public company. This ensures the owner membership rights (the right to vote and the right to vote at the general meeting) and ownership (right to a share in the profit, share in capital increases or in the liquidation result).

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book loss

1. Difference resulting from the higher valuation or sale of assets or from the lower valuation of liabilities (eg provisions) compared to previous values. 2. Unrealized capital gains/losses.

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stock Exchange

Regular market organized according to fixed customs. Depending on the traded goods, you speak z. B. from securities, securities, foreign exchange, commodity exchanges or derivatives exchanges (futures exchanges).

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Equity

That part of the total capital owned by the shareholders and paid to them in the event of a going concern. From the shareholders’ point of view, a company’s most important task is to create a return on equity that is commensurate with the risk (cf. the bank’s equity).

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return on equity

Profit expressed as a percentage of equity. RoE is a commonly used but not particularly meaningful metric as it is highly dependent on accounting influences such as the method used to amortize goodwill.

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price-earnings ratio

Share price in relation to earned or expected earnings per dividend bearing share. The stock valuation ratio indicates how many times earnings per share is included in the share price. P/E can be used to compare different stocks within an industry.

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bonus

1. Option price paid by the buyer of an option to the writer. 2. Indicates how many percent the price of the underlying must rise to break even. The premium shows the percentage by which an underlying asset would be more expensive if an option was bought and exercised than if the stock were bought outright. 3. Conversion Bonus .

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bonuses

The insurance premiums attributable to the financial year, which are calculated as net premiums less changes in unearned premiums.

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SST

New formula introduced by Finma in 2011 to determine the regulatory risk capital required (cf. the solvency margin).

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Swiss Stock Exchange

The Swiss market was created in 1995 by the merger of the stock exchanges in Geneva, Basel and Zurich. Since August 1996, all securities have been traded electronically. The system is characterized by a full integration of the exchange processes, from exchange order to settlement. Merger with SIS and Telekurs to form SIX Group in early 2008.

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security

A document to which a right is attached in such a way that it cannot be exercised or transferred to others without the document. Securities include shares, bonds, share and profit certificates, shares in mutual funds, warrants and structured products.

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