Put not your trust in money, but put your money in trust.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (1809-1894)
Welcome to the One and Only website dedicated to the trust in Switzerland!
With more than one third of the world’s total assets in management, Switzerland can hardly be discounted in the area of trusts. Yet, there are no Swiss trusts, because Switzerland is a civil-law country and thus ignores the common-law distinction between legal and equitable ownership.
My website aims to shed the light on trusts in Switzerland.
Collection of decisions & sentences regarding trusts, rendered by the Swiss Federal Supreme Court &the cantonal courts.
List of international & internal legal provisions concerning trusts, edicted by the Swiss authorities.
Specialised books devoted to trusts in the Swiss legal system.
Articles regarding various legal aspects of trusts (estate planning, taxation, management, conflict of laws, etc.).
Conferences & seminars to brush up one's knowledge about trusts in Switzerland.
Collection of links for online research related to trusts & Switzerland.