Baloise is to acquire Pax Anlage AG and boosts its real-estate portfolio

Basel, January 6, 2017. Baloise is to acquire a majority shareholding in Pax Anlage AG and to make a public takeover offer for the remaining shares. This transaction represents a further expansion of Baloise's real-estate portfolio and Baloise thereby invests up to CHF 288 million of insurance assets in a secure and attractive asset class.

Offer Restrictions

In General

The public tender offer described in the documents available on this website (the "Offer") will not be made, directly or indirectly, in any country or jurisdiction in which such Offer would be considered unlawful or otherwise violate any applicable laws or regulations, or which would require Basler Leben AG ("Basler Leben") or any persons acting in concert with Basler Leben to change or amend the terms or conditions of the Offer in any way, to make an additional filing with any governmental, regulatory or other authority or take additional action in relation to the Offer. It is not intended to extend the Offer to any such country or jurisdiction. Documents relating to the Offer must neither be distributed in any such country or jurisdiction nor be sent into such country or jurisdiction. Any such documents must not be used for the purpose of soliciting the purchase of any securities of Pax Anlage AG, by any person or entity resident or incorporated in any such country or jurisdiction.


By clicking on the "I AGREE" link below, you confirm each of the following:

  • you have read and understood the offer restrictions noted above;
  • you are not located or resident in any jurisdiction where extension of the public tender offer would trigger a requirement for Basler Leben or any persons acting in concert with Basler Leben to file or register an offer prospectus, or take other similar actions, in such jurisdiction;
  • you will not copy or forward to any other person any of the documents you are accessing;
  • you understand and agree that failure to comply with the foregoing could result in a violation of applicable securities laws.

United States of America

The public tender offer described in the documents available on this website  (the "Offer") will not be made directly or indirectly in or by use of the mail of, or by any means or instrumentality of interstate or foreign commerce of, or any facilities of a national securities exchange of, the United States of America and may only be accepted outside the United States of America. This includes, but is not limited to, facsimile transmission, telex or telephones. The offer prospectus and any other offering materials with respect to the Offer may not be distributed in nor sent to the United States of America and may not be used for the purpose of soliciting the sale or purchase of any securities of Pax Anlage AG, from anyone in the United States of America. Basler Leben AG (the "Offeror") is not soliciting the tender of securities of Pax Anlage AG by any holder of such securities in the United States of America. Securities of Pax Anlage AG will not be accepted from holders of such securities in the United States of America. Any purported acceptance of the Offer that the Offeror or its agents believe has been made in or from the United States of America will be invalidated. The Offeror reserves the absolute right to reject any and all acceptances determined by it not to be in the proper form or the acceptance of which may be unlawful. A person tendering securities into this Offer will be deemed to represent that such person (a) is not a U.S. person, (b) is not acting for the account or benefit of any U.S. person, and (c) is not in or delivering the acceptance from, the United States of America.



Portrait Roberto Brunazzi

Roberto Brunazzi

Head of Media Relations


+41 58 285 82 14

Portrait Marc Kaiser

Marc Kaiser

Head of Corporate Communications & Investor Relations


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About us

The Baloise Group is more than just a traditional insurance company. The changing security, safety and service needs of society in the digital age lie at the heart of its business activities. The 7,900 or so employees of Baloise therefore focus on the wishes of their customers. The best possible customer service, combined with innovative products and services, makes Baloise the first choice for people who want to feel ‘simply safe’. Located at the heart of Europe, with its head office in Basel, the Baloise Group is a provider of prevention, pension, assistance and insurance solutions. Its core markets are Switzerland, Germany, Belgium and Luxembourg. In Switzerland, the Group also operates as a specialised financial services provider, offering a combination of insurance and banking services. The Group offers innovative pension products to retail customers throughout Europe from its competence centre in Luxembourg. Bâloise Holding Ltd shares are listed in the main segment of the SIX Swiss Exchange.

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