Global Sovereign Markets

Centre of excellence for sovereign institutions

Our Global Sovereign Markets team at UBS Asset Management is dedicated to sovereign institutions. Our highly experienced client relationship managers serve sovereign clients and are physically present in London, New York, Zurich, Singapore, Beijing and Dubai.

By pulling together our worldwide experience of strategically partnering with Central Banks, Sovereign Wealth Funds, national pension funds and other government agencies, and by relying on the breadth and global scope of UBS Asset Management capabilities, Global Sovereign Markets is the centre of excellence for sovereign institutions.



Our Solutions for sovereign clients include:

  • Advisory services
  • Asset management
  • Asset/Liability matching
  • Risk management
  • Manager selection
  • Knowledge partnership
  • Training and development
  • Research

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Meet our Head of Strategy for Global Sovereign Markets

Massimiliano Castelli - Head of Strategy for Global Sovereign Markets

As Head of Strategy in the team serving sovereign institutions globally, Massimiliano analyses the market trends affecting the investment behaviour of central banks, sovereign wealth funds and other state-controlled investment institutions and works closely with the investment teams in providing investment advice and developing tailored investment solutions for clients and prospects.

Max established himself as a global thought leader on the macroeconomic, financial and political trends in sovereign wealth management and he has often been called in by leading institutions as an expert on global economic and financial matters.

Max holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Rome where he lectured and a Msc in Economics from the University of London. He is a Fellow at the Sovereign Investment Laboratory at Bocconi University, Milan and a Member of Executive Committee, Asset Management Investment Council, International Capital Market Association.

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