Occupational pension provisioning

An acquisition permit may be issued if 

  • the acquisition of the real estate serves domestic enterprises as occupational pension provisioning for the personnel employed in Switzerland
  • the foundation governed by the occupational pension provisioning act (Berufsvorsorgegesetz – “BVG”), even if the founding company is a company under foreign control
    • according to established practice, in this case the foundation is not deemed to be under foreign control.