News, Comment & Analysis results for UBS

Banking Crisis
11 April 2024

Switzerland Mulls Higher Capital Requirement On UBS, Other Major Banks

A 209-page report from the country's federal government sets out changes in rules, enforcement and...

Strategy
11 April 2024

UBS SuMi To Acquire Credit Suisse's Japanese Wealth Arm

The changes come as UBS seeks to integrate Credit Suisse following last year's acquisition, which...

Legal
11 April 2024

New Twist For UBS, Credit Suisse In Georgian Billionaire Case – Report

The case – being heard in Singapore – which has embroiled Credit Suisse for years took a new...

M and A
10 April 2024

UBS In Talks For Full China Platform Ownership – Report

The report said the Swiss bank is acting in the aftermath of its acquisition of Credit Suisse,...

Alt Investments
9 April 2024

Power Purchase Agreements Set Lights Burning For Investors, Says Augusta IM

As government subsidies for renewable energy have fallen and the sector has evolved from being a...

Financial Results
3 April 2024

UBS Kickstarts $2 Billion Stock Buybacks

As stated before, the bank is targeting a return on equity of up to 15 per cent by the end of 2026....

Financial Results
28 March 2024

UBS Agrees Sale Of $8 Billion Portfolio As Part Of Post-Credit Suisse Deal

The move is part of UBS's aim to reduce exposures to investment banking as it integrates with...

Strategy
25 March 2024

UBS To Close Smaller Credit Suisse Accounts – Report

About 17 per cent of the wealth management assets at UBS are held in the Asia-Pacific region. ...

Strategy
18 March 2024

Oil Price Rise – What Should Investors Think?

After the price of Brent crude oil rose, on the back of falling US inventories and Ukrainian drone...

Strategy
15 March 2024

UBS Starts Cutting Asia Private Banking Jobs – Report

As the economic climate in China and the region has turned chillier, the world's largest wealth...

Comment & Analysis results for UBS

WM Market Reports
4 July 2023

BNP Paribas' Wealth Arm Builds German Business Momentum, Broader Growth Beckons

The Paris-based group, which operates in a number of countries, spoke to this news service about...

Company Profiles
18 August 2022

Business Travel – An Expanding Frontier For Airbus

The world’s business aviation industry is a barometer for the wealth management industry to...

Company Profiles
22 March 2022

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Banker Becomes Soldier In Ukraine's Frontline

There are plenty of former soldiers, aircrew and naval personnel who have joined the ranks of...

Offshore
26 October 2021

Reflections On Pandemic's Impact On IFCs: View From The Cayman Islands

As part of a set of articles looking at how offshore centres have tried to cope with the pandemic...

Company Profiles
13 July 2021

UK Regional Strategy Is Long-Term Commitment, Big Deal For UBS

We are looking at a number of international banks' and local UK firms' approaches to the UK...

M and A
18 September 2020

WEALTH TALK: Focus On Possible Bank Mega-Merger

It may be a speculative story at this stage, but a recent report, quoting unnamed sources, saying...

Trust Estate
20 February 2020

New Rules, Swiss Trusts And Beneficial Ownership Under Microscope

This publication was the exclusive media partner at last month's annual STEP conference for the...

Offshore
29 November 2019

Exploring British Virgin Islands' New "Economic Substance" Tests

The arrival of new "economic substance" requirements on the British Virgin Islands, a move designed...

WM Market Reports
30 October 2018

EDITORIAL ANALYSIS: The Challenge, Opportunity From China's Billionaire Explosion

Last week's UBS/PwC report contained many interesting elements, with the astonishing rise of...

Strategy
9 October 2018

UBS SmartWealth Sale Timing Surprises Online Wealth Manager's CEO

This publication interviewed the CEO and CIO of a new online wealth manager to discuss the future...