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UBS Hydrates Stamford Citizens
Smart Tap Launches Three Pilot Filling Stations in Connecticut

August 2013. UBS is doing its part to improve the health of Stamford residents and the environment. In partnership with Smart Tap, a company that provides water bottle-filling stations with drinking fountains to cities free of charge, UBS will be sponsoring three water bottle-filling stations downtown as part of a pilot program. The first Smart Tap filling station will be installed in Columbus Park on August 7, 2013, with two more still to come in Latham Park and outside the Ferguson Library. Read more

UBS recognized as a CIO 100 award honoree

August 2012. UBS is the proud recipient of a 2012 CIO 100 Award for its FA Mobile application, the innovative wealth management platform for the iPad.  Every year International Data Group (IDG)’s CIO magazine identifies and honors 100 organizations that have distinguished themselves by creating business value through the effective and innovative use of IT. This prestigious award demonstrates to clients, employees and other stakeholders UBS’s commitment to industry-leading IT initiatives. Read more

Investing in a sustainable future - FT Conference in New York
Driving sustainable performance is both a marathon and sprint

April 10, 2012. At the Financial Times’ (FT) “Investing in a Sustainable Future” conference in New York, UBS’s  industry leading expertise in sustainable performance  was on display as Erika Karp and Mark Sloss were among lead panelists discussing how to measure and reward sustainable performance. Topics included the downside of rewarding short-term performance in the financial sector and executive pay linked to financial markets performance, and why the fastest-growing data pages on Bloomberg terminals these days are the CSR pages. Read more

Robert Wolf Receives 'Promise Award' from The Children’s Aid Society

Robert Wolf, Chairman UBS Americas, was honored by The Children’s Aid Society (CAS) at its inaugural gala on Wednesday, October 12.

UBS Community Affairs Americas: UBS 9/11 Humaritarian Relief Fund Grants

The UBS 9/11 Humaritarian Relief Fund has, to date, provided grants of close to $6 million to aid recovery from the terror attacks on the United States. In the months and years following the September 11th tragedy, UBS has allocated the Humaritarian Relief Fund for projects aimed at addressing the emerging needs of the community.

UBS Q-Series Hosts First "Sustainable Innovation" Conference

UBS Q-Series Hosts First “Sustainable Innovation” Conference at Bloomberg in New York City on Wednesday, October 19, 2011.
Keynote Speakers: Michael E. Porter and Larry Silverstein