Latest media releases

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

September 2014

  1. UBS consumption indicator: Downward trend continues

    The UBS consumption indicator dropped from 1.67 points to 1.35 points in August.

  2. Insights into Billionaires' Balance Sheets

    Global Family Office Report 2014: Largest Family Office Research Study ever offers insight into Family Office Performance and Structures

  3. UBS supports "SwissSkills Bern 2014" occupational championships

    As one of the largest private providers of apprenticeships in Switzerland, UBS supports dual vocational education through its Education Initiative.

  4. Global billionaire population reaches a record 2,325 with the addition of 155 new billionaires in 2014

    Europe is the world leader in terms of billionaire population and billionaire wealth, Asia responsible for 30% of the net increase in global billionaire wealth

  5. UBS SME barometer falls below average

    After a bright spell among industrials, conditions worsened again. Barometers for SMEs as well as for large companies were slightly below their long-term averages again in July. By contrast, service companies still rated business conditions as good due to high demand and improved profit figures.

August 2014

  1. UBS consumption indicator: High ends in July

    The UBS consumption indicator clearly buckled in July after reaching its six-year high in the previous month.

  2. UBS declares coupon payments on nine monthly pay ETRACS Exchange-Traded Notes: AMU

    UBS Investment Bank today announced a coupon payment for the ETRACS Alerian MLP Index ETN (NYSE Arca: “AMU”). The relevant coupon information is provided in the table below. For additional ETRACS information, go to or download the ETRACS Full ETN List.

  3. UBS Futures Co. goes live in China

    UBS Securities in China holds 95.42% of Shanghai-based UBS Futures