OSIF, the Supervisory Body for Financial Institutes, received its authorization on 6 July 2020 and can now carry out its specific prudential supervision of asset managers and trustees.
In order to limit its costs, OSIF will initially benefit from ARIF’s infrastructures, whose reputation in Switzerland has been well established for more than 20 years.
Asset managers and trustees who will apply for their subjection to OSIF by 31st December 2021 at the latest will benefit from preferential conditions.
OSIF'S MISSION IS:
Subordination and monitoring of the FINMA authorisation
Answering your questions regarding your registration with OSIF and your application for authorisation from FINMA.
Supervision of portfolio managers and trustees .
Drawing on the know-how acquired over two decades of supervision of financial intermediaries subject to the MLA.