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Zurich, November 24, 2016. CEO Heinz B. Rothacher will be buying Complementa Investment-Controlling AG (Switzerland) and (Germany) outright as of December 1, 2016. Complementa is currently a subsidiary of State Street Financial Services GmbH, Frankfurt. Under its new ownership, Complementa

Switzerland is engaged in a debate not just about its pension reforms, but also wider issues of intergenerational fairness and the stability of the second-pillar pension system. Read the article here.

Complementa’s latest risk update for Swiss pension funds has largely offset the positive news of increasing average funding at the country’s Pensionskassen. Read the article here.

BFZ – Complementa Family Office-Study In 2015 Bayerische Finanz Zentrum e.V. and Complementa Investment-Controlling AG produced their fourth analysis of the range of services, investment behaviour and investment strategies of family offices as part of the ‘BFZ-Complementa Family Office-Study’. The

The share of alternative assets in the portfolios of Swiss Pensionskassen has increased steadily since 2000 to reach 7.7%, as of the end of 2015, according to Complementa. Read the article here.

Heinz Rothacher, chief executive at Swiss consultancy Complementa, also thinks Pensionskasse could have lost between 2% and 6% of their assets following the announcement. Read the article here.