Investment Bank News

July 2014

June 2014

  1. ETRACS introduces the first MLP ETN to track non-energy MLPs offers significant monthly income potential

    ETRACS Wells Fargo® MLP Ex-Energy ETN                 

May 2014

April 2014

  1. UBS Launches SwapsDirect: Algorithmic Trading for U.S. Equity Swaps

    New York, April 30, 2014 – UBS is pleased to announce the launch of SwapsDirect, the firm's high-capacity algorithmic trading platform for U.S. equity swaps. With the launch of UBS SwapsDirect, institutional clients can quickly and easily execute US equity swaps transactions electronically direct from their preferred OMS or EMS. The platform provides automatic processing as well as execution and confirmation. In addition to equities, clients of UBS can also access derivatives linked to alternative assets such as REITS, MLPs and other solutions while eliminating many of the operational challenges associated with OTC derivatives.

March 2014

  1. UBS launches Exchange-Traded Note with monthly-resetting 2x leveraged exposure to the S&P 500® Total Return Index

    ETRACS Monthly Reset 2xLeveraged S&P 500® Total Return ETN

  2. UBS declares coupon payments on seven monthly pay ETRACS Exchange-Traded Notes

    RWXL: linked to the Dow Jones Global ex-U.S. Select Real Estate Securities Index