Creating sustainable value

Stay informed about our acquisition of Credit Suisse

Following discussions initiated by the Swiss Federal Department of Finance, FINMA and the Swiss National Bank, on Sunday 19 March, we announced our plans to acquire Credit Suisse. As this acquisition represents a significant milestone, for not only UBS and Credit Suisse but for Switzerland and the global financial industry, we’re focused on creating a smooth and transparent transition for all involved. This webpage is your go-to source for all the latest insights related to the acquisition of Credit Suisse. We’ll be updating this page regularly that will help you stay informed about the acquisition.

Our economy depends on a strong financial center. And vice versa. We at UBS will live up to our responsibility. Because we want to continue to be a strong partner – for all our clients and for the people in our country.
Sergio P. Ermotti, Group CEO

Key facts

Scaling up our leading Global Wealth and Asset Management franchise in highly attractive growth areas

Creating a undisputed leader in Switzerland

Focused Investment Bank, enhancing global competitive position

UBS remains well capitalized, and we are confident in our ability to successfully execute this plan

Significant synergy potential driving sustainable value creation


About UBS

UBS is a leading and truly global wealth manager with focused asset management and investment banking capabilities, and the leading universal bank in Switzerland. We enable people, institutions and corporations to achieve their goals by providing financial advice and solutions. We have a capital-light, cash-generative and well-diversified business model, a strong culture, a balance sheet for all seasons, and a respected brand with over 160 years of history.