Switzerland Central Bank

January 12, 2012 - 7:10 AM
Swiss National Bank chairman Philipp Hildebrand attends a press conference in Bern, Switzerland, Monday Jan. 9, 2012. Swiss National Bank Chairman Philip Hildebrand resigned abruptly Monday, bowing to a public uproar over his private currency deals just as a Swiss parliamentary committee was preparing to grill him behind closed doors. Hildebrand's resignation took effect immediately, (AP Photo/Keystone/Peter Klaunzer)