Verein für Finanzgeschichte (Schweiz und Fürstentum Liechtenstein)

Association pour l'histoire de la finance (Suisse et Principauté du Liechtenstein)

Association for Financial History (Switzerland and Principality of Liechtenstein)


The Association for Financial History (Switzerland and Principality of Liechtenstein) was founded in 1990 and is dedicated to comprehensive historical and archive-related examinations of the financial sector in Switzerland and the Principality of Liechtenstein.

Through events and publications it makes topical historical issues accessible to a more general public beyond specialist circles.
The following titles have been published as part of the series 'Contributions to Financial History' (further titles forthcoming):
Vol. 1: Walther Hofer, Herbert R. Reginbogin: Hitler, der Westen und die Schweiz 1936-1945 (Hitler, the West and Switzerland, 2002)
Vol. 2: Werner de Capitani: Banking confidentiality and Historical Research. Legal opinion (2002)
Vol. 3: Michel Fior: Le rôle de l 'Entre-deux-guerres dans le développement de la place financière suisse (The role of the Interwar period in the development of the Swiss financial center, 2002)
Vol. 4: Jean-Christian Lambelet: Recherche historique et sciences sociales. Réflexions d'un économiste iconoclaste (Historical research and Social sciences. Reflections by an iconoclastic economist, 2002)
Vol. 5: Beat Kappeler: Nach 50 Jahren: Die Renten für die Alten in einer neuen Welt (After 50 years: The pensions for old people in a new world, 2003)
Vol. 6: Nikolaus Linder: Der Fall Malacrida. Ein Berner Bankenkrach und seine Folgen (The Malacrida Case. A Bernese Bank Crash and its Consequences, 2005)
Vol. 7: Robert U. Vogler: Das Schweizer Bankgeheimnis: Entstehung, Bedeutung, Mythos (Swiss Banking Secrecy: Origins, Significance, Myth, 2005)

These volumes are free of charge and can be ordered directly at the Association for Financial History.

Verein für Finanzgeschichte
(Schweiz und Fürstentum Liechtenstein)
8000 Zürich / +41 44 333 97 96 (fax)