Swiss Life in dialogue with the US Department of Justice regarding its cross-border business with US clients
Swiss Life has been contacted by the American Department of Justice (DOJ) regarding its cross-border business with US clients.
As of today, the portfolio with US clients of Swiss Life Liechtenstein and Swiss Life Singapore amounts in the aggregate to approx. CHF 250 million. All insurance contracts have been categorized and been reported pursuant to the FATCA legislation. In the past, the portfolio with US clients amounted to a maximum of approx. CHF 1 billion.
Swiss Life will use the opportunity for dialogue and explain its past cross-border business in cooperation with the US authorities.
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The Swiss Life Group is one of Europe's leading comprehensive life and pensions and financial solutions providers. In its core markets of Switzerland, France and Germany, Swiss Life offers individuals and corporations comprehensive and individual advice plus a broad range of own and partner products through its sales force and distribution partners such as brokers and banks.
Swiss Life Select, Tecis, Horbach, Proventus and Chase de Vere advisors choose suitable products for customers from the market according to the Best Select approach. Swiss Life Asset Managers offers institutional and private investors access to investment and asset management solutions. Swiss Life provides multinational corporations with employee benefits solutions and high net worth individuals with structured life and pensions products.
Swiss Life Holding Ltd, registered in Zurich, was founded in 1857 as Schweizerische Rentenanstalt. The shares of Swiss Life Holding Ltd are listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (SLHN). The subsidiaries Livit, Corpus Sireo and Mayfair Capital are also part of the Swiss Life Group. The Group employs a workforce of around 7800 and approximately 4800 certified financial advisors.
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