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Pensions in Switzerland

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Switzerland: Online lending

November 2019 (Magazine)By

The popularity of crowdlending is rising, but will it challenge the mainstream?

Asset Allocation: Alternatives key to raise returns

November 2019 (Magazine)By

Pension funds are increasing their allocations to alternative and illiquid assets in a bid to boost flagging returns

Reform agenda

November 2019 (Magazine)By

New reforms to the first and second-pillar are due to be debated in parliament next year and implemented by 2022

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Returns: Do large pension funds achieve better results?

November 2019 (Magazine)By

Smaller pension funds do not necessarily have lower returns, according to PPCmetrics

Discount rates: Stranger things

November 2019 (Magazine)By

Negative interest rates are making Swiss pension funds more expensive

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Switzerland: In need of a reformist zeal

December 2018 (magazine)By

The Swiss pension system needs reform but consent is needed in a federal referendum. Have politicians learnt from campaigning during the rejected Altervorsorge 2020 proposals?

Werner Hug: Less complexity, more solidarity

December 2018 (magazine)By

The Swiss second pillar has become too complex and lost sight of its original principle of employer patronage towards employees

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Asset Management: Fit for purpose

December 2018 (magazine)By

The globalisation of asset management means that Swiss managers have to broaden their product range and service different regulatory regimes

ESG: Still the ugly duckling

December 2018 (magazine)By

ESG is still an unpopular investment strategy in Switzerland. How will it overcome this lack of enthusiasm?

Risk Management: Is everything still good?

December 2018 (magazine)By

Swiss pension funds have coped well with the financial crisis, but appearances can be deceptive

Illiquid Investments: Challenges ahead

December 2018 (magazine)By

Illiquid investments should appeal to pension funds because of their long-term benefits, but are opportunities equal? 

Mortality: How a year makes a difference

December 2018 (magazine)By

Swiss longevity assumptions have substantial effects on key technical figures in Pensionskassen

All Switzerland

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Swiss central bank: sticking with negative rates ‘in pension funds’ interest’

Fri, 1 Nov 2019By

Chair of governing board also rules out giving pension funds some of its profits

credit risk

Switzerland: Online lending

November 2019 (Magazine)By

The popularity of crowdlending is rising, but will it challenge the mainstream?

Asset Allocation: Alternatives key to raise returns

November 2019 (Magazine)By

Pension funds are increasing their allocations to alternative and illiquid assets in a bid to boost flagging returns

Reform agenda

November 2019 (Magazine)By

New reforms to the first and second-pillar are due to be debated in parliament next year and implemented by 2022

lukas riesen

Returns: Do large pension funds achieve better results?

November 2019 (Magazine)By

Smaller pension funds do not necessarily have lower returns, according to PPCmetrics

Discount rates: Stranger things

November 2019 (Magazine)By

Negative interest rates are making Swiss pension funds more expensive

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Swiss corporate pensions slide into red for first time in two years

Mon, 14 Oct 2019By

Coverage ratio down by four percentage points in third quarter, consultancy reports [updated]

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Cash flows in Swiss pension fund market to turn negative in 2043 – report

Fri, 11 Oct 2019By

Liquidity requirements could increase for some pension funds, according to Credit Suisse economists 

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