Dozens of banks in the City are asking for a license to operate from European capitals - The lack of the chapter on services in the agreement with Brussels is worrying and the lack of reciprocity weighs heavily. The effects of Brexit are beginning to be felt in the City of London. More and more banks are relocating offices and staff across the continent, to the benefit of European financial centers such as Frankfurt and Paris.
More than two thirds of the Swiss population speak more than one language. At national level, the most spoken language is German, however, the «schwizerdütsch» is essential among children - In Italian-speaking Switzerland, only a little more than a third of the inhabitants use the dialect. English being the most common non official language.