Latest media releases

This site lists the latest 20 media releases. Please go to the archive for previously published media releases.

April 2015

  1. UBS listet neuen ETF auf Corporate Bonds an der Deutschen Börse: ETF kombiniert US-Unternehmensanleihen mit Währungssicherung

    Frankfurt/Zürich, 8. April 2015 – Die UBS AG erweitert ihr Angebot an Fixed-Income-ETFs und hat am 7. April einen neuen ETF auf US-Unternehmensanleihen am XETRA-Segment der Deutschen Börse gelistet: Der UBS ETF – Barclays US Liquid Corporates 1-5 Year (hedged to EUR) A-acc bietet Investoren die Möglich­keit, sich voll und ganz auf das Investment in US-amerikanische Investmentgrade-Unternehmens­anleihen zu konzentrieren. Denn aufgrund der Währungssicherung wird das Wechselkursrisiko des US-Dollar gegenüber dem Euro abgesichert. Der ETF bündelt US-Unternehmensanleihen aus drei verschiedenen Branchen und mit unterschiedlichen Laufzeiten. Die in US-Dollar denominierten Unternehmensanleihen weisen dabei eine Restlaufzeit von mindestens einem und höchstens fünf Jahren auf. 

  2. UBS publishes agenda for the first Annual General Meeting of UBS Group AG

    Shareholders at this year's UBS Group AG Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Basel will for the first time be able to decide on compensation for members of the Board of Directors (BoD) and Group Executive Board (GEB). In addition, Helmut Panke will step down from the BoD. Jes Staley will be nominated for election to the BoD.

March 2015

February 2015

  1. UBS Named Middle East’s Best Bank for Ultra High Net-Worth Clients and Asset Management Services

    Bank Secures Top Regional Recognition in Euromoney’s Private Banking Survey for First Time

  2. UBS's fourth quarter 2014 results – Tuesday, 10 February 2015

    UBS invites you to the presentation of its fourth quarter 2014 results on Tuesday, 10 February 2015. There will be two separate sessions - one for analysts and one for media (see below for details). The results will be presented by Sergio P. Ermotti, Group Chief Executive Officer, Tom Naratil, Group Chief Financial Officer and Group Chief Operating Officer, Caroline Stewart, Global Head of Investor Relations and Hubertus Kuelps, Group Head of Communications & Branding.

January 2015

  1. UBS Real Estate GmbH verkauft für ihren Fonds UBS (D) 3 Sector Real Estate Europe eine Büroimmobilie in Chicago

    München / Frankfurt, 28. Januar 2015 – Die UBS Real Estate GmbH mit Sitz in München hat für den in Auflösung befindlichen Publikumsfonds UBS (D) 3 Sector Real Estate Europe eine Büroimmobilie in Chicago verkauft.

  2. UBS Triton invests in student accommodation in Newcastle

    UBS Triton Property Fund has agreed to fund a new student scheme in Newcastle Upon Tyne for a maximum commitment of GBP 16 million.

  3. UBS and the World Economic Forum reach the goal to donate 2500 bikes to children in South Africa

    Zurich/Basel, 24 January 2015 – UBS and the World Economic Forum have achieved the goal they set for the Davos Meeting, to donate 2,500 specially designed bicycles to children in rural South Africa to help them get to school and improve learning outcomes. The target was reached through the program, The Davos Challenge: Walk for Education, which asked participants to walk as many steps at the Meeting, as a child may have to walk to get to school in rural South Africa. The bicycles will be provided by World Bicycle Relief, a not-for-profit organization operating throughout Africa for ten years improving access to education and increasing learning outcomes by reducing travel time for children.  

  4. UBS to issue additional tier 1 capital instrument for employee compensation

    - Deferred Contingent Capital Plan enhanced to qualify as additional tier 1 capital
    Supplementary capital return of CHF 0.25 per share following completion of squeeze-out, fully accrued in the fourth quarter 2014

  5. UBS announces partnership with Saudi Art Council as new sponsor of Jeddah Arts “21,29”

    City-wide art exhibition gets underway tomorrow   

December 2014

  1. Changes to the UBS Board of Directors

    Jes Staley to be nominated for election to the UBS Board of Directors at the forthcoming Annual General Meeting.