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The International Civil Servants Mutual Associations, founded in 1958, is a non-profit fund exclusive to the United Nations at Geneva and Specialized Agencies, whose objectives are to promote mutual assistance among staff members of the United Nations Office and other Organizations within the United Nations family at Geneva, and the facilitation of the settlement of the said staff members and their family.
The affiliated Organizations are the following: ILO, ITU, WTO, WMO, WIPO, IMO, UNICEF (UNICEF staff members duty stationed in Geneva only), IOM, WHO, HCR, IPU, UNITAR and UNEP (UNEP staff members duty stationed in Geneva only).
ICSMA is comprised of two entities, La Mutuelle and the GPAFI (insurances)
You can obtain more information about GPAFI by clicking on the following link: www.gpafi.org.
The remuneration of the CHF deposit account for 2022 is an interest rate of 0.50% plus a bonus of 0.85%.
The interest rate on the USD account for the forth quarter 2023 is 1.50%.
From 1 July 2023, the freeze on deposits into the CHF current account will be lifted. Consequently, members can, again, deposit funds into this account in accordance with the Regulations. As a reminder, payments received directly from the Pension Fund and the organization employing the staff member are not affected by the limitation of deposits.
The interest rate on the CHF current account for the second semester 2023 is 0.10%.