Studies and analyses

We take a critical look at the Swiss pension system

Will I have enough money when I retire? Will the pension funds be able to finance our pensions? How can I plan my retirement to save on taxes? And how stable is the Swiss pension system anyway? To Our experts research these topics and many others.

Kids and pensions

First pillar pensions are mainly financed by contributions from the working age population. However, the latter isn't keeping pace with the ever growing number of retirees. Is more children the answer? And if so, at what cost to parents and society?

The latest UBS study sheds a light on the complex cost-benefit relationship between children and pensions.

UBS House View Pensions

With the Swiss mandatory pension system under increasing pressure, your private pension provisions become ever more important. Find out how you can optimize your pillar 3a investment strategy.

UBS Pension Index Switzerland

The Swiss pension system is under pressure from demographic change, a tough economic environment and a lack of reforms. This index tracks its health biannually.

More studies

Budget analysis for working age and retirement

How much will my retirement cost?

Covid-19 and the Swiss pension system

What does the crisis mean for your first, second and third pillar pension.

New country, new pension system

The Swiss pension system explained for newcomers.

International pension systems

The UBS International Pension Gap Index ranks ten pension systems.