ZURICH/BERLIN, Oct 28 (Reuters) - The Swiss blue-chip SMI was seen opening 0.1% higher at 10,208 points on Monday, according to premarket indications by bank Julius Baer .
Here are some of the main factors that may affect Swiss stocks:
UBS wants Iqbal Khan, the co-head of its wealth management business, to drop his criminal complaint over a spying scandal which emerged after he left cross-town rival Credit Suisse , it was reported on Sunday.
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Saudi Basic Industries Corp. (SABIC) has no intention of selling its stake in Clariant but has assessed it as it does all its investments, CEO Yousef al-Benyan said on Sunday after taking a $400 million impairment loss on the stake.
* Richemont said it is forming a joint venture with Israeli fashion designer Alber Elbaz called AZfashion
* Orior said Andeas Lindner is the new chief financial officer.
* Autoneum said it had appointed Bernhard Wiehl as CFO of the struggling car industry supplier.
* Baumgartner is now 99.06% owned by Behr Bircher Cellpack, according to provisional results of the public tender offer.
No major economic data scheduled (Reporting by Zurich newsroom and Berlin Speed Desk)