Culture

AQUA: reflecting on water with contemporary art

Water is a universal resource and its importance for our future and the planet must not be underestimated. Adelina von Fürstenberg, founder of the organisation ART for the World, invites us to reflect on this subject through the works of a selection of contemporary artists brought together in an outstanding exhibition, AQUA, of which she is the curator. The exhibition, which runs from 23 March to 2 July 2017 at the Château de Penthes and on Rousseau Island, is sponsored by Mirabaud.

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Innovation

A cashless world: utopia or reality?

With the progress of new technologies and hyperconnectivity, the question as to whether bank notes and coins will soon become obsolete is increasingly topical. Mirabaud addressed this question during a panel discussion held in Geneva on 27 April 2017 together with its guests Thierry Kneissler, CEO of TWINT, Switzerland's leading mobile transaction provider, Nicole Leyre, financial director of KBA-NotaSys, a global security printing specialist, and Gero Jung, chief economist at Mirabaud.

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Business news

The future of bonds: two fund managers share their perspective

With interest rates at historic lows, and some even giving negative yields, it is not always easy to navigate the world of bonds. So how do you make the right selection? And what does the future hold for this asset class sought by investors in search of regular income and capital protection?

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Culture

Sharing insights : the gallery owner and the collector

The area of Quartier des Bains – which is set between the River Arve, (a river which starts life from the Mont Blanc massif in the Alps) and the Plaine de Plainpalais – incidentally also where Mirabaud is headquartered, comes alive with activity for just four nights a year. On these nights, all the art galleries in the area, including the MAMCO (the Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art) throw open their doors to the public.

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