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Swiss banking secrecy: the stock market evidence

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  • François-Xavier Delaloye

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  • Michel Habib

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  • Alexandre Ziegler

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  • François-Xavier Delaloye & Michel Habib & Alexandre Ziegler, 2012. "Swiss banking secrecy: the stock market evidence," Financial Markets and Portfolio Management, Springer;Swiss Society for Financial Market Research, vol. 26(1), pages 143-176, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:fmktpm:v:26:y:2012:i:1:p:143-176
    DOI: 10.1007/s11408-011-0178-6
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    1. Cerezo Sánchez, David, 2018. "The Valuation of Secrecy and the Privacy Multiplier," MPRA Paper 83954, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    2. Lightfoot, Geoffrey & Wisniewski, Tomasz, 2014. "Information Asymmetry and Power in a Surveillance Society," MPRA Paper 53109, University Library of Munich, Germany.

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    Keywords

    Banking secrecy; Tax evasion; Privacy; Switzerland; Event study; G14; G18; G21;

    JEL classification:

    • G14 - Financial Economics - - General Financial Markets - - - Information and Market Efficiency; Event Studies; Insider Trading
    • G18 - Financial Economics - - General Financial Markets - - - Government Policy and Regulation
    • G21 - Financial Economics - - Financial Institutions and Services - - - Banks; Other Depository Institutions; Micro Finance Institutions; Mortgages

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