Swiss stocks - Factors to watch on Nov 26

ZURICH Mon Nov 26, 2012 12:47am EST

ZURICH Nov 26 (Reuters) - The following are some of the main factors expected to affect Swiss stocks on Monday:


Swiss private bank Pictet is under investigation by the U.S. authorities, the bank said on Sunday, making it the latest Swiss bank to come under scrutiny in a U.S. probe into the use of foreign banks by wealthy Americans seeking to avoid paying tax.

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* Leclanche GmbH, has obtained a 6 million Swiss franc ($6.45 million) bridge loan from Bruellan Corporate Governance Action Fund, to cover its short term funding needs.


* Non-farm payrolls for the third quarter are due at 0815 GMT.

($1 = 0.9297 Swiss francs)