PostFinance market view

Publications and videos

PostFinance is all about investment expertise – and has been for 20 years. Monitoring economic developments on the financial markets and the global economy is one of the PostFinance investment committee’s core tasks. We are happy to share our expertise with you in our periodic publications and videos, which provide you with easy-to-understand answers to your investment questions.

Award for best asset management

Every year, Bilanz honours the best asset managers in Switzerland. For the second year in a row, PostFinance was awarded the “Outstanding achievement” label for the Sharpe ratio and has once again made it into the top 5. Its very good returns in relation to the risks taken were clear proof of its investment expertise.

“Investing with foresight” short video

In his monthly video message, our Chief Investment Officer Philipp Merkt reports on the economic and financial markets, contextualizes developments and explains what you need to know as an investor in order to make the right decisions.

Investment compass

The investment compass provides PostFinance’s house view of the financial markets in concise form. It draws upon our investment and research expertise and aims to provide you with the best, most up-to-date investment appraisals. 

Investment navigator 2022: What if ...?

What can investors expect for 2022? Our aspiration with the annual PF investment navigator is to provide a review of the highlights of the past year, to take a look at today's view of the market and to venture a look into the future. We analyse opportunities and risks and highlight prospects for Swiss investors. If you would like to receive the investment navigator automatically each year, subscribe to the investment compass.

Topics in the current edition:

  • Interview: “Anyone simply looking to turn a quick profit should watch out”
  • A look back at 2021: Making up for lost time
  • Our portfolios in 2021
  • Outlook for 2022: Coronavirus concerns give way to inflation fears
  • Opportunities and risks: What if...?

Here’s how we form our market view

Find out more about how your investment strategy is incorporated into the e-asset management and investment consulting plus products.

Investment compass newsletter

Keep up to date with the details of our market view each month.

CIO video newsletter

In a series of short videos, our Chief Investment Officer provides monthly updates on the financial markets.