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UBS Asset Management lists 52 ETFs on the Euronext Amsterdam Stock Exchange

Amsterdam Media Releases EMEA

UBS now accounts for 25% of the total number of ETF’s listed in Amsterdam

Amsterdam, 27 January 2016 – UBS Asset Management today announced that is has listed 52 ETFs on the Amsterdam Euronext Stock Exchange. With these new investment solutions, Dutch investors can gain easy exposure to the products of Europe’s 4th largest ETF provider. The occasion was marked by Mr. Marcel Danen, Head of UBS ETFs Netherlands, opening the trading day by hitting the gong.

UBS Asset Management has 15 years experience specifically in the field of ETFs as well as more than 35 years experience in index investing. The UBS ETFs that today are also listed on Euronext cover various regional building blocks plus a number of themes , of which Sustainable and Factor investing are the most prominent .

UBS and SRI share a long history, which last year resulted in the appointment Industry Group Leader 2015 in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index. The unique range of sustainable ETFs allows investors to put together a sustainable global or regional investment portfolio in an efficient manner.

UBS Factor ETFs provide the opportunity to invest in four factor-based strategies, in a transparent and cost-efficient manner. These factors are prime value, low volatility, quality and total yield. The offering contains a broad range of currency hedged share classes. All ETF’s listed in Amsterdam track their respective benchmark through physical replication.

Marcel Danen commented: "The listing of this large amount of ETFs shows our commitment to the Dutch market. I am very pleased that we can now make our extensive experience and capabilities directly available to the Dutch investment community."

A list of the new UBS ETFs on the Euronext Amsterdam Stock Exchange is attached.

Additional information is available at: www.ubs.com/etf

For further information, please contact:
Vis-à-Vie
Vie Blonk: +31 6 24775567 or +65 945 22 915; vie@vis-a-vie.com

Notes to Editors

UBS Exchange Traded Funds
Index-tracking investment solutions have been a core competence of UBS Asset Management for over 35 years. As a leading fund house in Europe, UBS launched its first ETF in Europe in 2001 and is currently both one of Europe´s foremost providers as well as a dominant force in currency hedged ETFs in the region. The range comprises more than 200 ETFs and offers investors a transparent and flexible opportunity to diversify their investments across key markets and all asset classes, including equities, bonds, real estate, commodities and alternative investments. UBS ETFs are listed on the following stock exchanges around the world – the SIX Swiss Exchange, Borsa Italiana, London Stock Exchange, XETRA Germany, Euronext Amsterdam, the Australia Exchange ASX, the KRX Korea Exchange and the Tokyo Stock Exchange. www.ubs.com/etf

UBS Asset Management
UBS Asset Management, a business division of UBS, is a large-scale asset manager with well-diversified businesses across regions, capabilities and distribution channels. It offers investment capabilities and investment styles across all major traditional and alternative asset classes. These include equity, fixed income, currency, hedge fund, real estate, infrastructure and private equity investment capabilities that can also be combined in multi-asset strategies. Invested assets totalled some EUR 583 billion as at 30 September 2015. The firm is a leading fund house in Europe, the largest mutual fund manager in Switzerland* and one of the largest fund of hedge funds and real estate investment managers in the world. We have around 2,430 employees located in 24 countries. Our main offices are in London, Chicago, Frankfurt, Hartford, Hong Kong, New York, Paris, Singapore, Sydney, Tokyo and Zurich. *Source: Lipper/Swiss Fund Data Swiss Promoters report (as of 30 June 2015).

UBS AG
UBS draws on its 150-year heritage to serve private, institutional and corporate clients worldwide, as well as retail clients in Switzerland. Its business strategy is centred on its pre-eminent global wealth management businesses and its universal bank in Switzerland. Together with a client-focused Investment Bank and a strong, well-diversified Asset Management business, UBS will expand its premier wealth management franchise and drive further growth across the Group. UBS is present in all major financial centres worldwide. It has offices in more than 50 countries, with about 35% of its employees working in the Americas, 36% in Switzerland, 17% in the rest of Europe, the Middle East and Africa and 12% in Asia Pacific. UBS employs about 62,000 people around the world. Its shares are listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange and the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).

UBS ETFs on the Amsterdam Euronext Stock Exchange as per 27 January 2016

Socially Responsible - equity

UBS ETF – MSCI World Socially Responsible UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – MSCI EMU Socially Responsible UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – MSCI USA Socially Responsible UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – MSCI USA Socially Responsible UCITS ETF - EUR Hedged

UBS (Irl) ETF plc – MSCI United Kingdom IMI Socially Responsible UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – MSCI United Kingdom IMI Socially Responsible UCITS ETF - EUR Hedged

UBS ETF – MSCI Japan Socially Responsible UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – MSCI Pacific Socially Responsible UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – MSCI Emerging Markets Socially Responsible UCITS ETF

Socially responsible - fixed income

UBS ETF – Barclays MSCI US Liquid Corporates Sustainable UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – Barclays MSCI US Liquid Corporates Sustainable UCITS ETF - EUR Hedged

Factor - EMU

UBS ETF – Factor MSCI EMU Low Volatility UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – Factor MSCI EMU Prime Value UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – Factor MSCI EMU Quality UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – Factor MSCI EMU Total Shareholder Yield UCITS ETF

Factor - USA

UBS (Irl) ETF plc – Factor MSCI USA Low Volatility UCITS ETF

UBS (Irl) ETF plc – Factor MSCI USA Low Volatility UCITS ETF - EUR Hedged

UBS (Irl) ETF plc – Factor MSCI USA Prime Value UCITS ETF

UBS (Irl) ETF plc – Factor MSCI USA Prime Value UCITS ETF - EUR Hedged

UBS (Irl) ETF plc – Factor MSCI USA Quality UCITS ETF

UBS (Irl) ETF plc – Factor MSCI USA Quality UCITS ETF - EUR Hedged

UBS (Irl) ETF plc – Factor MSCI USA Total Shareholder Yield UCITS ETF

UBS (Irl) ETF plc – Factor MSCI USA Total Shareholder Yield UCITS ETF - EUR Hedged

Global

UBS (Irl) ETF plc – MSCI World UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – MSCI Emerging Markets UCITS ETF

UBS (Irl) ETF plc – DJ Global Select Dividend UCITS ETF

Regional - North America

UBS (Irl) ETF plc – MSCI USA UCITS ETF

UBS (Irl) ETF plc – MSCI USA UCITS ETF - EUR Hedged

UBS ETF – MSCI Canada UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – MSCI Canada UCITS ETF - EUR Hedged

UBS (Irl) ETF plc – S&P 500 UCITS ETF

Regional - Europe

UBS ETF – MSCI EMU UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – MSCI EMU Small Cap UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – MSCI Europe UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – EURO STOXX 50 UCITS ETF

Regional - Pacific

UBS ETF – MSCI Hong Kong UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – MSCI Japan UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – MSCI Japan UCITS ETF - EUR Hedged

UBS ETF – MSCI Pacific (ex Japan) UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – MSCI Singapore UCITS ETF

UBS (Irl) ETF plc – MSCI Australia UCITS ETF

UBS (Irl) ETF plc – MSCI Australia UCITS ETF- EUR Hedged

Fixed Income - Europe

UBS ETF – Barclays Euro Area Liquid Corporates 1-5 Year UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – Markit iBoxx € Liquid Corporates UCITS ETF

Fixed Income - US

UBS ETF – Barclays Capital US 1-3 Year Treasury Bond UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – Barclays Capital US 3-5 Year Treasury Bond UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – Barclays Capital US 5-7 Year Treasury Bond UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – Barclays Capital US 7-10 Year Treasury Bond UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – Barclays US Liquid Corporates 1-5 Year UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – Barclays US Liquid Corporates 1-5 Year UCITS ETF - EUR Hedged

UBS ETF – Barclays US Liquid Corporates UCITS ETF

UBS ETF – Barclays US Liquid Corporates UCITS ETF - EUR Hedged