Why should I open a vested benefits account? March 15, 2022 16:20 Updated You have no gainful employment in the short or long term (an interruption in your employment due to a job change, stay abroad, unemployment, sabbatical, etc.). You become self-employed and do not join a pension fund. You are not able to transfer all of your vested benefits to the pension fund of your new employer. You are leaving Switzerland on a definitive and lasting basis (emigration). You receive a portion of your spouse's retirement assets as part of a divorce settlement. Your new income is below the entry threshold for the occupational pension plan (CHF 21,510.00). Related articles Why should I open a vested benefits account with ePlix? Can I invest 100% in shares? When can I withdraw my vested benefits? I found a job again. Am I required to transfer my vested benefits account to my new employer's pension fund?