Shareholder distribution

Ownership of UBS Group AG shares is widely spread. The tables below provide information about the distribution of shareholders by category and geographical location. This information relates only to registered shareholders and cannot be assumed to be representative of the entire investor base nor the actual beneficial ownership.

Distribution of UBS Group AG shares
(on 31 December 2018)

 

Shareholders registered

Shares registered 

Number of shares registered

Number

%

Number

% of shares issued

1–100

25 017

10.9

1 403 306

0.0

101–1,000

120 927

52.8

57 443 935

1.5

1,001–10,000

75 145

32.8

216 419 373

5.6

10,001–100,000

7 158

3.1

170 930 404

4.4

100,001–1,000,000

594

0.3

169 267 430

4.4

1,000,001–5,000,000

87

0.0

178 688 459

4.6

5,000,001–38,556,347 (1%)

26

0.0

321 024 783

8.3

1–2%

4

0.0

203 199 804

5.3

2–3%

0

0.0

0

0.0

3–4%

0

0.0

0

0.0

4–5%

1

0.0

159 517 521

4.1

Over 5%

2 1

0.0

744 583 467

19.3

Total registered

228 961

100.0

2 222 478 482 2

57.6

Unregistered 3

 

 

1 633 156 267

42.4

Total shares issued

 

 

3 855 634 749

100.0

Shareholders: type and geographical distribution
(on 31 December 2018)

 

Shareholders 

Shares 

 

Number

%

Number

%

Individual shareholders

223 901

97.8

455 147 534

11.8

Legal entities

4 832

2.1

614 079 127

15.9

Nominees, fiduciaries

228

0.1

1 153 251 821

29.9

Total registered shares

 

 

2 222 478 482

57.6

Unregistered shares

 

 

1 633 156 267

42.4

Total

228 961

100.0

3 855 634 749

100.0

 

 

 

 

 

Americas

5 561

2.4

444 596 204

11.5

   of which: USA

4 859

2.1

425 118 218

11.0

Asia Pacific

5 469

2.4

96 058 042

2.5

Europe, Middle East and Africa

12 922

5.6

822 295 237

21.3

   of which: Germany

4 162

1.8

32 788 782

0.9

   of which: UK

4 732

2.1

726 905 378

18.9

   of which: Rest of Europe

3 813

1.7

61 779 690

1.6

   of which: Middle East and Africa

215

0.1

821 387

0.0

Switzerland

205 009

89.5

859 528 999

22.3

Total registered shares

 

 

2 222 478 482

57.6

Unregistered shares

 

 

1 633 156 267

42.4

Total

228 961

100.0

3 855 634 749

100.0

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Cross shareholdings

UBS has no cross shareholdings in excess of a reciprocal 5% of capital or voting rights with any other company.


Distribution of UBS Group AG shares
(on 31 December 2017)

 

Shareholders
registered

Shares
registered

Number of shares
registered

Number

%

Number

% of shares
issued

1-100

26,007

11.3

1,460,688

0.0

101-1,000

123,604

53.6

58,321,655

1.5

1,001-10,000

73,920

32.1

208,480,350

5.4

10,001-100,000

6,438

2.8

151,912,554

3.9

100,001-1,000,000

524

0.2

154,010,127

4.0

1,000,001-5,000,000

83

0.0

172,747,303

4.5

5,000,001 - 38,530,966 (1%)

30

0.0

349,217,167

9.1

1-2%

2

0.0

109,797,617

2.8

2-3%

1

0.0

88,559,109

2.3

3-4%

0

0.0

0

0.0

4-5%

1

0.0

158,270,547

4.1

Over 5%

21

0.0

685,945,874

17.8

Total registered shares

230,612

100.0

2,138,722,9912

55.5

Unregistered shares3

 

 

1,714,373,612

44.5

Total shares issued

 

 

3,853,096,603

100.0

Shareholders: type and geographical distribution
(on 31 December 2017)

 

Shareholders

Shares

 

Number

%

Number

%

Individual shareholders

225,511

97.8

415,977,640

10.8

Legal entities

4,855

2.1

589,798,155

15.3

Nominees, fiduciaries

246

0.1

1,132,947,196

29.4

Total registered shares

 

 

2,138,722,991

55.5

Unregistered shares

 

 

1,714,373,612

44.5

Total

230,612

100.0

3,853,096,603

100.0

 

 

 

 

 

Americas

6,061

2.6

442,120,896

11.5

   of which: USA

5,318

2.3

426,679,687

11.1

Asia Pacific

5,273

2.3

100,729,804

2.6

Europe, Middle East and Africa

12,524

5.4

812,003,381

21.1

   of which: Germany

4,208

1.8

29,367,142

0.8

   of which: UK

4,402

1.9

665,239,696

17.3

   of which: Rest of Europe

3,688

1.6

116,533,919

3.0

   of which: Middle East and Africa

226

0.1

862,624

0.0

Switzerland

206,754

89.7

783,868,910

20.3

Total registered shares

 

 

2,138,722,991

55.5

Unregistered shares

 

 

1,714,373,612

44.5

Total

230,612

100.0

3,853,096,603

100.0

Detailed information can be obtained if you click on the link.

Cross shareholdings

UBS has no cross shareholdings in excess of a reciprocal 5% of capital or voting rights with any other company.