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Federal Council initiates consultation on partial revision of Insurance Oversight Act

During its meeting on 14 November 2018, the Federal Council initiated the consultation on a partial revision of the Insurance Oversight Act (IOA). This also contains rules on the restructuring of insurance companies. The consultation will run until 28.02.2019.



Removal of transitional provision on "participating states" in AEOI Ordinance

During its meeting on 7 November 2018, the Federal Council decided to remove the transitional provision concerning the term "participating states" in the Ordinance on the International Automatic Exchange of Information in Tax Matters with effect from 1 January 2019, thereby ensuring that the global AEOI standard is implemented correctly.

Head of the FDF

Federal Councillor Ueli Maurer

Ueli Maurer, Vice President of the Federal Council 2018

Ueli Maurer was elected to the Federal Council in 2008. He has been Head of the FDF since January 2016.


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