Hong Kong, 11 January 2024 – UBS (the “Bank”) is thrilled to present The World Circus (the "Circus") to Hong Kong at the AIA Carnival from 21 December 2023 to 25 February 2024. Making its return to the city after four years, the Circus is one of the most anticipated world-class events over the New Year period. By bringing a series of exhilarating performances at the special Big Top tent located at the Central Harbourfront, UBS aims to bring boundless joy and excitement to the Hong Kong community and visitors from around the world.

Amy Lo, Chairman, UBS Global Wealth Management Asia, Head and Chief Executive of UBS Hong Kong, said, “We are delighted to bring an spectacular circus performances to Hong Kong, as the city is set to take center stage in Asia again. As a distinguished financial institution with deep roots in Hong Kong, UBS is committed to contributing to the city’s long-term success, such as through introducing exceptional festive experience to clients and the local community. We are honored to be part of a community that continuously strive to enhance Hong Kong's position as an international financial center and ‘Asia’s World City’.”

Taichi Takahashi, Head of Investment Bank, Asia Pacific, UBS, said, “UBS has always been committed to community empowerment with our purpose statement of ‘Reimagining the power of investing. Connecting people for a better world’. We have been able to offer free circus tickets to 20 local NGOs and charity partners, and our colleagues are also volunteering with them throughout the period, spreading happiness and love to those most in need. We wish everyone a happy and prosperous 2024 and beyond.”

“UBS Presents The World Circus 2024” is a highlight of this year’s AIA Carnival, which runs from 21 December 2023 to 25 February 2024. The awe-inspiring entertainment is produced by the world-renowned Gandeys Circus, a British powerhouse of creativity and entertainment that prides itself on selecting global talent to create a superstar cast of performers. Up to four shows are scheduled daily from Monday to Sunday, with the 65-minute performances running without intermission.

For more information please visit: www.aiacarnival.com/circus

About UBS

UBS is a leading and truly global wealth manager and the leading universal bank in Switzerland. It also provides diversified asset management solutions and focused investment banking capabilities. With the acquisition of Credit Suisse, UBS manages 5.5 trillion dollars of invested assets as per second quarter 2023. UBS helps clients achieve their financial goals through personalized advice, solutions and products. Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, the firm is operating in more than 50 countries around the globe. UBS Group shares are listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange and the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).

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