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On July 1, 2023, Spain took over the presidency of the Council of the European Union (EU) for the fifth time. In this role, Spain will chair numerous ministerial meetings and sessions in Brussels and at home, setting its own priorities and trying to mediate in controversies. Spain has taken over the presidency of the Council of the EU from Sweden. The 27 EU members rotate the Council presidency every six months. The Spanish EU presidency will end on December 31, 2023.
The Swiss Stock Exchange in Zurich is one of the leading trading venues in Europe known for its excellent liquidity. The approximately 260 listed companies include Nestlé and Roche, two of the three largest companies by market capitalization in Europe. Investors have access to more than 60,000 securities and products.Learn More about the Swiss Stock Exchange
The history of the Spanish Stock Exchange goes back 190 years. Bolsas y Mercados Españoles (BME) was established in 2001 and has a long tradition of financial culture. Today, BME is a highly technologized company that has been part of SIX since 2020. The Spanish Stock Exchange is based in Madrid, Barcelona, Bilbao, and Valencia.Learn More about the Spanish Stock Exchange