English translation of article 54e of the Swiss Insurance Supervision Act


Chapter 5: Supervision
Section 2: Protective measures, liquidation and bankruptcy
> Art. 54d Foreign insolvency proceedings

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Article 54e of the Swiss Insurance Supervision Act 


1 In bankruptcy proceedings, the creditors and owners of an insurer or significant group or conglomerate company may only appeal against realisation activities. Appeals pursuant to article 17 of the Debt Enforcement and Bankruptcy Act of 11 April 1889 are precluded.

2 Appeals in bankruptcy proceedings shall have no suspensive effect. The instruction judge may reinstate the suspensive effect upon a party’s request.