The Deloitte CFO Survey
2013 Q1 results
Few fears of a recession: 83% of CFOs do not expect a recession in Switzerland within the next two years.
Growth: 57% expect revenue to increase in the next 12 months.
Prudence: 83% state that cost control is a top strategic priority.
Good credit conditions: 67% of CFOs consider the cost of credit to be low compared to only 5% who say credit costs are high.
Receding risks: 36% view the strength of the Swiss Franc as a significant risk for their company, down sharply from 72% a year and a half ago.
Fewer uncertainties: 44% of CFOs consider strategic uncertainties to be their biggest challenge. In the previous year it was 60% of CFOs.