Exporters should watch Swiss franc says SNB chief

Swiss National Bank president Jean-Pierre Roth said in an interview that Swiss exporters should keep a close eye on the Swiss franc and protect themselves for possible volatility.

"Framework conditions for the export industry are very good today. But the Swiss export industry should always remember that there are risks when it comes to foreign currencies. In my opinion they should cover their positions well," Roth said in an interview with HandelsZeitung.

"Volatility between the euro and the Sw