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 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

July 2014

  1. UBS's second quarter 2014 results – Tuesday, 29 July

    UBS invites you to the presentation of its second quarter 2014 results on Tuesday, 29 July 2014. 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.

  2. UBS appoints Hiroshi Toda as Special Advisor to Investment Banking

    Tokyo, July 18, 2014 - UBS Securities Japan Co., Ltd. today announced that Hiroshi Toda has been appointed as Special Advisor to its investment banking unit.

  3. Top philanthropists to meet in Shanghai at UBS Family Legacy & Philanthropy Forum

    UBS Philanthropy Compass launched as a practical guide for philanthropists
    UBS starts UBS 20/20 Social Impact Leaders Group to nurture new leaders

  4. US Pension Fund Fitness Tracker: Still no improvement in funding ration in second quarter of 2014

    The UBS Global Asset Management US Pension Fund Fitness Tracker saw the funding ratio of the typical corporate US pension plan drop by approximately one percentage point to 90% in the second quarter of 2014.