English translation of article 7 of the Swiss Insurance Supervision Act

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Chapter 2: Taking up insurance activities
Section 2: Requirements
> Art. 6 Issue of the authorisation
< Art. 8 Minimum capital

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Article 7 of the Swiss Insurance Supervision Act 

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Insurance companies must have the legal form of a company limited by shares or a cooperative.