The Equity Index Commission, Bond Index Commission and Swiss Reference Rates Index Commission advise the Management Committee of SIX in all matters related to the indices. Where necessary, the submit proposals regarding changes in index regulations, treatment of capital events and adjustments outside the established review and acceptance period. The Index Commissions meet at least twice per year. They provide valuable advice on how to improve existing products and on the design of new products.
When Members of the Equity Index Commission, the Bond Index Commission or the Swiss Reference Rates Index Commission are selected, care is taken to ensure that they represent a variety of viewpoints.