Contributions and subsidies

In respect of the assessment year 2017, the 1,558 registered benefit schemes paid contributions in the year 2018 for subsidy benefits amounting to 150,7 million CHF. These contributions contrast with subsidies paid out in the amount of 153,3 million CHF representing a steep increase on the previous year. In the insolvency area, contributions amounting to 40,1 million CHF contrasted with benefits of 66,4 million CHF.