Net foreign assets reached 506 CHF bil in 2016 in Switzerland, according to the National Central Bank. This is 11.7 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, net foreign assets in Switzerland reached an all time high of 506 CHF bil in 2016 and an all time low of 10.1 CHF bil in 1960. When compared to Switzerland's main peers, net foreign assets in Austria amounted to 124 EUR bil, 496 EUR bil in France, 1,667 EUR bil in Germany and -124 EUR bil in Italy in 2016.
Switzerland has been ranked 58th within the group of 159 countries we follow in terms of net foreign assets, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.