The procedure of forming a Swiss LTD
The formation of a Swiss LTD is done in three steps. Among other things, you have to open a deposit account and pay capital of CHF 100'000.
The advantages of forming a Swiss LTD
By opting for the legal form of a Limited company (AG/SA), you choose to have better credibility with banks, suppliers and customers.
No personal liability
Liability is limited to the company's capital (fully paid).
Anonymity of the shareholders
The shareholders are not registered in the commercial register.
Free choice of company name
The name of the company can be chosen freely, but the suffix "AG/SA" must be included.
The conditions to form a Swiss LTD
One or more natural and/or legal persons are required to create a Limited company. As for the LLC, the formation and the functioning of a "one-person company" are possible.
Share capital: CHF 100'000.-
A capital of CHF 100'000.- (the minimum value of a share is CHF 0.01) is required to create a Limited company.
One director in Switzerland
At least one director or manager must be resident in Switzerland.
Unique name of the company
The name of the company must be clearly distinguishable from any other company name already registered in Switzerland.