More than 2300 employees work for Swiss Life Asset Managers in Europe. They provide services and develop tailored investment strategies for our own insurance companies as well as for third-party clients, such as pension funds, investment foundations, asset managers and private clients.

Successful risk management for a strong foundation

We have over 160 years of successful experience in risk management. We have experienced various economic cycles and a number of financial crises. Our ability to adapt and the fact that our strategies always have a long-term focus make us a reliable partner for our clients. Our risk-aware investment policy is shaped by our insurance background. We seek stable and long-term returns, making a decisive contribution to our clients’ ability to make solid, long-term plans with self-determination and confidence.

A journey through the history of Swiss Life Asset Managers


The different awards conferred on Swiss Life Asset Managers by independent industry experts acknowledge our expertise and strong fund performance. They symbolise the engagement and performance brought by our employees for the benefit of our customers.

Swiss Life Asset Managers at a glance

(All figures as of 31 December 2020 unless stated otherwise. Sums are based on unrounded figures and may not add up due to rounding differences.)
Assets under Management
(in CHF bn)
Insurance Asset Management
Third-Party Asset Management
Total 269.7
Net new assets from third-party clients
(in CHF bn)
Assets under Management*
breakdown by asset classes
Real Estate
Equities 11%
Loans 3%
Mortgages 4%
Alternative investments 2%
Others 1%
* Total AuM insurance Mandates and third-party clients