• Table of contents
  • 1.Objective of the study
  • 2.The economy concept of value added
  • 2.1 Expenditure approach: Creation of value added
  • 2.2 Income approach: Distribution of value added
  • 2.3 Purpose of Value Added
  • 2.4 Value Added and producitivity
  • 3. Applying the concept of value added to the financial sector
  • 3.1 The banking industry
  • 3.2 The insurance industry
  • 4. Results
  • 4.1 International comparison
  • 4.2 Analysis of the Swiss financial sector
  • 5. Further steps and research
  • References
  • Appendix 1
  • Appendix 2