Support measures for start ups

On this page, you will find information and data about the Covid-19 guarantees for start ups.

Number and volume of guarantees for start ups

A dedicated guarantee process was set up to ensure bank credits for qualified start-ups, using the pre-existing guarantee system as a basis. Start ups were able to submit guarantee applications from 7 May until 31 August 2020.

Number of guarantee applications

Canton
Number of guarantee applications
Received
Rejected
Withdrawn
Granted
NumberQuota
AG321753%114
AR5480%01
BE592237%532
BL12650%24
BS361747%415
FR221255%010
GE1800%117
GL300%12
GR5240%03
JU6117%05
LU412151%218
NE16319%013
SG8563%03
SH1218%011
SO8788%01
SZ371849%118
TI301860%012
UR11100%00
VD1773821%8131
VS20840%111
ZG884753%338
Total63624839%29359

Last updated: 04.12.2020

Guarantees granted

Canton
Guarantees granted
NumberGuarantee volume in CHF% of TotalAverage amount in CHF
AG143'763'4203.8%268'816
AR175'0000.1%75'000
BE329'635'0009.8%301'094
BL4877'1060.9%219'277
BS154'587'0184.6%305'801
FR103'051'8403.1%305'184
GE173'347'7403.4%196'926
GL2350'0000.4%175'000
GR3594'1000.6%198'033
JU51'257'5001.3%251'500
LU181'693'2001.7%94'067
NE132'662'8002.7%204'831
SG31'465'0001.5%488'333
SH113'060'0003.1%278'182
SO1705'0000.7%705'000
SZ186'105'7786.2%339'210
TI123'970'4664.0%330'872
UR000%0
VD13136'089'93636.5%275'496
VS112'792'5002.8%253'864
ZG3812'705'38112.9%334'352
Total35998'788'785100%275'178

Last updated: 04.12.2020

Further analyses

The following figures illustrate distributions of start-up guarantees due to the Covid 19 pandemic. They serve to provide background information and are updated at irregular intervals. The figures may therefore differ from the daily actual figures. These visualizations are based on data from the guarantee organizations. In order to exclude any conclusions about individual companies and to guarantee their anonymity, only aggregated data can be made available. Due to rounding, it is possible that the sum of the shares may not be 100%.

Status: 04/12/2020

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Graphic for download: Top 10 banks by number of guarantees [png]

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Graphic for download: Number of guarantees by group of economic activities (NOGA section) [png]

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Graphic for download: Top 10 sectors (NOGA division) by number of guarantees [png]

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Graphic for download: Number of guarantees by company size (FTE) [png]

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Participating cantons

In total, 21 cantons took part in the Covid-19 scheme.

To the cantons

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