Latest media releases

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

October 2019

  1. UBS is an inaugural member of the Alliance, which is committed to scaling up and accelerating efforts to align business with the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). UBS will focus on delivering concrete long-term finance and investment solutions, including through its USD 5 billion commitment to SDG-related impact investing.
  2. UBS invites you to the presentation of its third-quarter results on Tuesday, October 22, 2019. They will be presented by Sergio P. Ermotti, Group Chief Executive Officer, Kirt Gardner, Group Chief Financial Officer, Martin Osinga, Investor Relations, and Mark Hengel, Communications & Branding.

September 2019

  1. Munich is the most overvalued housing market globally as low rates fuel Eurozone bubble risk, UBS study finds
  2. Federated Investors Inc., Hermes Investment Management and UBS today announced the launch of new SDG Engagement High Yield Credit funds.
  3. Global Family Office Report 2019: the world’s leading family office research study offers insight into performance, investments and structural issues
  4. UBS signed the Principles for Responsible Banking (PRB) of the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI). The global framework specifies roles and responsibilities for banks to support a sustainable future.
  5. Coinciding with the launch of its inaugural ESG and Sustainability Symposium on 2 September, UBS presents an interactive installation by British-Chinese designer, Elaine Yan Ling Ng.

August 2019

  1. Sabine Keller-Busse's role expands to include President UBS Europe, Middle East and Africa Martin Blessing and Ulrich Koerner to step down Changes effective 1 October 2019

July 2019

  1. UBS delivered strong second quarter 2019 results.
  2. UBS invites you to the presentation of its second-quarter results on Tuesday, July 23, 2019. They will be presented by Sergio P. Ermotti, Group Chief Executive Officer, Kirt Gardner, Group Chief Financial Officer, Martin Osinga, Investor Relations, and Hubertus Kuelps, Group Head of Communications & Branding.
  3. Collaborating with the next generation of startups and entrepreneurs

June 2019

  1. • Planned joint venture will be first between a global banking group and a leading Japanese trust bank • Partnership combines UBS's wealth management expertise with SuMi Trust Holdings' comprehensive trust banking capabilities • Cross-referrals of UBS, SuMi Trust Holdings offerings set to begin by end-2019 • Co-branded entity aims to begin operations in 2021

May 2019

  1. • New USD 1 billion+ fund will invest in sustainable companies in three primary areas: planetary health, people health and financial inclusion • UBS raised more than USD 93 million as an exclusive wealth management partner of the fund • Partnership with Generation Investment Management advances UBS's commitment to sustainable and impact investing
  2. UBS is bringing a newDigital Factory location in the up-and-coming Zurich-West district on stream,expanding the successful operating model of the Digital Factory. The newpremises will be home to up to 600 staff from more than 20 disciplines,developing new digital products on a cross-divisional basis.
  3. High net worth individuals and business owners globally are optimistic and looking for opportunities to invest as markets rebound in 2019, according to UBS Global Wealth Management's new quarterly Investor Sentiment survey.
  4. Shareholders confirmed the re-election of the Chairman and the members of the Board of Directors. They elected William C. Dudley and Jeanette Wong as new members of the Board. They approved the payment of an ordinary dividend of CHF 0.70 per share, an increase compared with the previous year. They approved the proposals relating to the remuneration of the members of the Board of Directors and the Group Executive Board and accepted the Compensation Report 2018. 1,254 shareholders attended the meeting, representing 2,174,560,674 votes.