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Wealth Management

Wealth Management

UBS offers high net worth and affluent individuals around the world a complete range of tailored advice and investment services.

Our spectrum ranges from investment management to estate planning and corporate finance advice, in addition to specific wealth management products and services.

Asset Management

Asset Management

UBS offers investment capabilities across traditional and alternative asset classes for private clients, intermediaries and institutional investors.

Investment Bank

Investment Bank

A global financial services firm with a focused model built around clients and their needs, with an emphasis on informed advice, tailored ideas and solutions and best-in-class execution.

Advisory, capital markets and bespoke financing.
Equities and equity linked products.
FX, rates and credit.
Award-winning research¹.

1 ‘All Europe Research Team’, Institutional Investor, 2015

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We help banks to extend their offers and transform their cost structures. Services include market intelligence, business execution, liquidity provision, processing and client servicing.

Financial intermediaries

Our solutions for independent financial advisors and wealth managers include research, infrastructure and a broad range of products and services. 

Banking in Switzerland

UBS provides a complete set of banking services for individual, corporate and institutional clients.

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Market overview

Market Overview Table
Symbol Last Time Trading Center
CAC 40 4853.4 [paris]
DAX 11599.39 [frankfurt]
Dow Jones 19794.01 [newyork]
EURO STOXX 3294 [zurich]
Hang Seng 23098.26 [hongkong]
NASDAQ 100 Index 5045.82719 [newyork]
SMI 8312.42 [zurich]
DJ Stoxx 50 3018.68 [zurich]

UBS Quotes

Discover the version of UBS Quotes with a reduced range of functions that is available to the public. You have access to the key financial instruments, while the currency calculator enables you to query up-to-date banknote and exchange rates.

UBS Quotes for clients

As a client of UBS, you have exclusive access to extensive financial information and publications from our investment experts. You can also compile financial instruments in a virtual portfolio and set notifications for maturities and price changes.

Analysis and commentary

Analysis and commentary

UBS House View Monthly

15 December 2016: New Year’s questions on our minds

–The effects of the US election and Brexit negotiations will continue to unfold next year. Elections in Europe will also reveal whether populism is gaining ground. We will avoid taking strong investment views on such events, while remaining alert for opportunities.

–After the Fed’s rate rise in December, a key question for next year will be how far US policy can “decouple” from that in the rest of the world. We believe the relative rise in US borrowing costs will be limited by the quest for yield from global investors.

–The return of inflation will be another important theme for the coming year. We believe that equities can do well in this environment, so long as the focus of central banks remains on stimulating growth rather than dampening price pressures.

–This month we initiated a euro high yield debt overweight relative to high grade bonds. Corporate credit quality remains strong and Europe’s economic expansion should be sufficiently robust to limit high yield defaults.

CIO Wealth Management

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UBS Investor Forum

Each month, the Chief Investment Office WM invites leading investment experts to debate and challenge the UBS House View.

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Individuals around the world look to UBS to provide them with the advice, expertise and opportunities they need to grow their wealth.

Leading companies and institutions in more than 50 countries rely on our financial resources, expertise and infrastructure to help them grow their businesses, manage their risks and invest for the future.
In Switzerland, we fulfill every kind of banking and investment need, from savings and credit cards to mergers and acquisitions.

See how our unique global presence and capabilities can help you achieve your financial goals. 

UBS and Society Making sustainability the everyday standard

UBS and Society

We aim to be a leader in sustainability in the financial industry. This requires us to focus on the long term and to work to provide consistent returns to our stakeholders. It also requires us to promote the common good by being proactive, purposeful and accountable. Our key program in this regard is UBS and Society – a cross-divisional umbrella platform covering all our activities and capabilities in sustainable investing and philanthropy, environmental and human rights policies that govern client and supplier relationships, managing our own environmental footprint, as well as our firm’s community investment.

Careers Discover your opportunities

Careers

Why UBS?

UBS fosters a development and learning culture that creates opportunities for every employee to grow as an individual and provides a platform to empower them professionally. Despite the size and scope of the organization, you'll see that you work for a firm that values you as an individual.

Professionals

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Students, graduates and MBAs

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Understanding the context Politics and regulation – framework for the financial center

Politics and regulation

The political and regulatory conditions for banks and other financial institutions are changing fast. The industry is in transition and must constantly take into account many new provisions and regulations in an increasingly difficult market environment. UBS has an interest in keeping conditions in the Swiss financial center as competitive as possible and is participating actively in discussions on the framework conditions.

Swiss financial center

The Swiss financial center makes a major contribution to the overall economic output and job creation in Switzerland.

Switzerland and UBS

UBS has been an integral part of Switzerland for more than 150 years and makes an important contribution to the economy as a whole.

Dossiers

Here you will find an overview of the current political and regulatory issues that are particularly important for UBS.

Stakeholders

UBS maintains direct contact with representatives from the political sphere, public authorities, supervisory authorities, international bodies and business associations.