Latest media releases

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

February 2016

January 2016

  1. UBS invites you to the presentation of its fourth quarter 2015 results on Tuesday, 2 February 2016. The results will be presented by Sergio P. Ermotti, Group Chief Executive Officer, Kirt Gardner, Group Chief Financial Officer, Caroline Stewart, Head Investor Relations and Hubertus Kuelps, Group Head Communications & Branding.
  2. A new UBS white paper unveiled at the World Economic Forum`s Annual Meeting reveals that economic flexibility is vital to succeeding in 2016 and beyond.
  3. Commissioned by UBS, the exhibition opens to the public on 16 January at Wapping Hydraulic Power Station, kicking off a 10-city world-wide tour. Access to the exhibition will be free.

December 2015

  1. UBS has accepted for repurchase certain of its senior and subordinated debt and covered bonds in an aggregate principal amount of approximately CHF 6.1 billion.
  2. Analysis shows fleeting nature of wealth with only 44% of billionaires from 1995 still billionaires today
  3. UBS has announced the winners of The UBS Future of Finance Challenge at the Global Final held in Zurich, Switzerland. Three winners of the UBS Future of Finance Challenge were selected from over 600 participants from 52 countries.

November 2015

October 2015

  1. UBS announced today the launch of 'Nobel Perspectives', a digital platform that will feature around 40 filmed interviews with Nobel Laureates in Economics.

September 2015

  1. 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 commits to 100% renewable electricity and reducing its greenhouse gas footprint by 75% by 2020