Latest media releases

This site lists the latest 20 media releases. Please go to the archive for previously published media releases.

September 2015

  1. UBS Prices and Earnings 2015 study: Zurich, Geneva and New York City are the most expensive cities in the world - Global Version

    Zurich and Geneva are also in the top three cities for wages and purchasing power. Kiev, Nairobi and Jakarta are the bottom three. Workers in Hong Kong work four hours more a day than those in Paris. Earners pay the highest income tax in Copenhagen – 45% on average. Food costs 4.5 times more in Zurich than in Kiev. Haircuts are priciest in Oslo.
  2. UBS joins RE100 initiative to use only power from renewable sources

    UBS commits to 100% renewable electricity and reducing its greenhouse gas footprint by 75% by 2020
  3. The UBS Art Collection: New displays unveiled in UBS’s Hong Kong HQ

    UBS unveiled today new displays of artwork from the UBS Art Collection on the 52nd floor of 2IFC, the bank's headquarters in Hong Kong. The UBS Art Collection is one of the world's most important corporate collections of contemporary art, comprising more than 30,000 works. It includes artworks from a huge range of cultures from across the globe, from emerging talent to some of the most famous artists of the last 50 years.
  4. UBS Microcap Fund outperforms benchmark by 20.36% in its first year

    UBS Global Asset Management celebrates the first anniversary of the UBS Microcap Fund, which has been extremely successful for clients.
  5. Further appointments to Global Asset Management Team

    UBS Global Asset Management is pleased to announce the expansion of its Australian Global Asset Management team with the appointments of Jonathan BAIRD as Fixed Income Specialist and David REDFORD-BELL as National Sales Manager within the Wholesale Sales team.
  6. UBS launches inaugural SIV compliant fund

    UBS Global Asset Management Australia launches UBS Australian Small Companies SIV Fund, its inaugural Significant Investor Visa compliant fund into the Australian marketplace.
  7. UBS Group AG confirms successful completion of SESTA procedure and payment date of supplementary dividend

    UBS Group AG successfully completes SESTA procedure and holds 100% in UBS AG. UBS AG's shares were traded the last time on SIX Swiss Exchange on 27 August 2015. UBS Group AG to pay supplementary dividend of CHF 0.25 per share to its shareholders on 22 September 2015.

August 2015

  1. UBS partners with Annie Leibovitz on global exhibition tour

    UBS announced today an international tour of newly commissioned photographs by world-renowned photographer Annie Leibovitz focusing on portraits of women. Launching in London in January 2016, the exhibition will travel to 10 global cities in 12 months. Host cities will include Tokyo, San Francisco, Hong Kong, Singapore, Mexico City, Istanbul, Frankfurt, New York, and Zurich. Access will be free to the public.
  2. Australia strengthens Global Asset Management team

    UBS Global Asset Management is pleased to announce the expansion of its Australian Global Asset Management team with the senior appointments.

July 2015

  1. Johnson and Rose to headline UBS Hong Kong Open

    Hong Kong, 30 July: Dustin Johnson and Justin Rose will be the stars of the show at Fanling in October when the golfing superstars headline the UBS Hong Kong Open.
  2. UBS's second quarter 2015 results – Monday, 27 July 2015

    UBS invites you to the presentation of its second quarter 2015results on Monday, 27 July 2015. 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.