Switzerland: Pensions and Investment News and Analysis

Latest news and analysis of pensions, asset management, regulation and trends in Switzerland from our award-winning journalists.

Andreas Rothacher at Complementa

Swiss pension funds increase equity, cut real estate investments


Schemes will likely continue to anchor Swiss and foreign real estate to investment strategies

Finma sign Swiss financial markets regulator

FINMA defines key team to supervise new UBS bank


Dedicated team to supervise UBS after takeover of Credit Suisse will focus on capital, liquidity, risk management

Adrian Schatzmann at AMAS

Swiss asset management association to launch stewardship code with SSF


AMAS and Swiss Sustainable Finance will publish the Swiss Stewardship Code in October

Zurich, Switzerland

Country Report – Pensions in Switzerland (November 2022)

November 2022 (Magazine)

Our report on Swiss pensions also looks at the growing demand for so-called 1e plans, additional pension vehicles for higher earners. The 1e sector is ripe for consolidation, like the market for multi-employer pensions (Anlagestiftungen), where the federal regulator is concerned about a build-up of complexity and supervisory risks. We also cover the annual survey of the consultancy Complemeta and assess Swiss pension funds’ asset allocation plans.