The number of Singapore dollars that each Swiss franc can be exchanged for is represented by the CHF/SGD figure.
For the Swiss money, the economic performance of the country, including inflation, unemployment and trading figures, will have an impact on its price. The fluctuations of certain commodities like gold, oil, agricultural products and base metals are also likely to affect the franc, which gets its CHF code from Confoederatio Helvetica - the Latin for Swiss Confederation.
Two years after Singapore's independence from Malaysia in 1965, the monetary union between Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei broke down. Singapore issued its first independent coins and notes in 1967. Interchangeability with the Brunei dollar is still maintained.Back to Markets