Data protection

Protecting your privacy is particularly important to Swiss Life Select. This naturally also applies to the way your data is handled during your visit to the Swiss Life Select website. This statement and the questions and answers on data protection disclose the way in which Swiss Life Select handles personal data, what information is collected and evaluated, and how this information is used and managed.

Anonymity and automatically collected information

In principle, you can access our websites without providing any personal information. In order to safeguard legitimate interests pursuant to Art. 6 (1) f) DS-GVO of Swiss Life Select as operator of the Swiss Life Select websites, in particular to safeguard IT security, to defend against possible attacks, to determine the attractiveness of the websites and to optimize the content, your visit to the Swiss Life Select websites is logged. The following access data is recorded for this purpose:

  • The IP address currently used by your computer in anonymized form,
  • name of the page accessed,
  • date and time of access,
  • amount of data transferred,
  • message as to whether the retrieval was successful,
  • description of the type of web browser used,
  • operating system used,
  • number of visits,
  • average time spent on the site.

In the Maintime, it is not possible for us to establish a personal reference here, so that personal user profiles cannot be obtained from this data.
The processing of the data takes place in the European Union as well as in Switzerland and, depending on the browser settings, possibly in the USA.

Processing of personal data on the Swiss Life website

If you decide to enter personal data such as name, address, telephone number or e-mail address, for example via the contact form, by ticking the consent to data protection and clicking “Send now” you consent to us processing the data provided to us to the extent permitted by law for the intended purpose, e.g. to process your inquiry, request information material, enter comments, order newsletters. For this purpose, it may be necessary for us to forward your data to companies belonging to the Swiss Life Group.

You can revoke this consent at any time with immediate effect for the future. You can send your revocation in text form (e.g. letter, fax, e-mail) to , fax: 0511-90 20-52 24 or by post to Swiss Life Select Deutschland GmbH, Data Protection Officer, Swiss-Life-Platz 1, 30659 Hannover.

The data collected via the contact form is subject to extensive security measures that prevent unauthorized access, prevent misuse and protect against destruction or loss of the data. This is done using SSL encryption with up to 256 bits. Commercially available browsers support this SSL procedure. In order to be able to send an encrypted e-mail to the above mailbox, our public PGP key can be used. It can be downloaded as a file here. For unique authentication of this PGP public key, here is its fingerprint: 9B75 6B88 5637 2C83 03E5 0967 BFF3 A05B 324C 4089

Processing of personal data when using the service of Swiss Life Select

If you make use of the services of Swiss Life Select, the comprehensive advice as well as the brokerage of investment, insurance or other financial products by Swiss Life Select , the support of customers, the generation of new business, the conclusion of contracts as well as the performance of administrative tasks, it may be necessary for us to transmit the personal data provided by you to our contractual partners and further data recipients in order to fulfill the respective purpose. A list of contractual partners and further data recipients can be found here.

Service is provided by independent sales partners working for Swiss Life Select. The company responsible for processing is Swiss Life Select Deutschland GmbH, Swiss-Life-Platz 1, 30659 Hannover, Germany, together with the independent sales partners working for Swiss Life Select. The respective obligations of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (EU GDPR) result from a transparent agreement concluded between Swiss Life Select and the distribution partners, the essential contents of which can be accessed here.

Processing of personal data in the case of an application

If you provide information on an application for a job with us, we will process this data in order to respond to your request to work for us. In the case of an application for a job in sales, this also includes the need to transfer your data to the sales partner responsible for recruiting in your region so that he or she can contact you. In the case of an application for a job in the back office area, it is necessary for your data to be passed on to the persons who need it for the hiring decision.

Your rights as a data subject

You have the right to receive information (Art. 15 DS-GVO) about the data stored about you free of charge at any time. In addition, under certain conditions, you have a right to rectification (Art. 16 DS-GVO), restriction of processing (Art, 18 DS-GVO) or deletion (Art. 17 DS-GVO) of the data stored about you, as well as the right to have the data you have provided to us (Art. 20 DS-GVO) returned to you in a structured, common and machine-readable format and, in the event of a problem, you can complain to the data protection officer or a data protection supervisory authority.

You can assert your data subject rights at any time in text form e.g. by e-mail to by fax to 0511 / 9020 52 24 or by mail to Swiss Life Select Deutschland GmbH, Data Protection Officer, Swiss-Life-Platz 1, 30659 Hannover.


In order to safeguard legitimate interests pursuant to Art. 6 (1) f) DS-GVO (to maintain IT security, to defend against possible attacks, to determine the attractiveness of the websites and to optimize the content), we use cookies in some areas. These make it easier for you to use our website.

Cookie list

A cookie is a small data packet (text file) that your browser stores on your device when instructed to do so by a website you visit, in order to “remember” information about you, such as your language settings or login information. These cookies are set by us and are called first-party cookies. We also use third-party cookies, which come from a different domain than the website you are visiting. We use these cookies to support our advertising and marketing efforts. Specifically, we use cookies and other tracker technologies for the following purposes:

Essential cookies

These cookies are required for the website to function and cannot be disabled in your systems. Generally, these cookies are set only in response to actions you take that correspond to a service request, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in, or filling out forms. You can set your browser to block these cookies or to notify you about these cookies. However, some areas of the website will then not function. These cookies do not store any personal data.

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Security Cookies

The ReCaptcha function is a security feature that protects our website from hacker attacks and spam. The ReCaptcha tries to distinguish whether a certain action on the Internet is performed by a human or by a computer program or bot. With this technique, personal data (IP address, access location and time) are forwarded to Google. Further information on data protection on our pages can also be found in our privacy policy.

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Performance cookies

These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so that we can measure and improve the performance of our website. They help us answer questions about which pages are the most popular, which are the least used, and how visitors move around the site. All information collected by these cookies is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you allow performance cookies, we can use this aggregated information to improve our offer and the usability of our web pages for you.

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Cookies for marketing purposes

These cookies may be set through our website by our advertising partners. They may be used by these companies to profile your interests and show you relevant ads on other websites. They do not directly store personally identifiable information, but are based on a unique identification of your browser and Internet device. These cookies are used to show you personalized content, matching your interests. Thus, you can be presented with offers that are particularly relevant to you.

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When you visit our website, you have the option to agree to the use of cookies, so that you can use all the features of the website without restriction. Essential cookies allow the website to function properly from a technical point of view.

Rejecting performance cookies and marketing cookies may not affect your user experience and functionality while using the Website. If you refuse the use of these cookies, first-party and third-party cookies will be disabled. In addition, first-party cookies will be deleted. We are not able to delete third-party cookies for you. You must delete third-party cookies yourself – within the settings of your browser.

Cookies may also be used on linked sites without our being able to notify you in advance.

Within your internet browser, you can change your cookie settings. These browser settings for cookies are usually located under “Options”, “Tools” or “Favorites” in your Internet browser. You can also access the “Help” menu of the browser.