Balance sheet and operation account

Balance sheet

Excerpt of balance sheet 2018

Total assets

875 847

Assets: direct and collective investments

874 229

Liabilities: debts

14 784

Liabilities: actuarial capital and actuarial provisions

832 830

Liabilities: underfunding

-38 629
in CHF million Source: FSO - Pension fund statistics 2018

Total assets decreased in 2018 (-2.1% compared with 2017). At the end of 2018, they amounted to CHF 875.85 billion.

At CHF 274,6 billion, bonds have become the largest asset class in 2018. Stocks in second position (CHF 243,8 billion) follow them. they significantly reduced their proportion during previous year. Real estate lies in third position at CHF 178,1 billion.

Operation account

Excerpt of operating account 2018
Contributions, inputs and entry benefits

94 384


-85 596

Net return on investments

25 493

in CHF million

1 Pensions, regulatory lump-sum payments, vested benefits and withdrawals
Source: FSO - Pension fund statistics 2018

The net return on investments was CHF -25,5 billion in 2018. The net loss on investments in 2008 was due to the economic crisis.

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