The right foundations

In order to promote sustainable, inclusive industrialization, we have to make sure the right infrastructure is in place. Let’s build communities that have the tools to flourish in the long term. Explore Sustainable Development Goal 9 – Industry, innovation and infrastructure.

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#TOGETHERBAND builds hope

With Mlambe Project and SEED Madagascar

#TOGETHERBAND supports these organisations by raising awareness around what they do, as well as funding through band sales.

Mlambe Project

What they do: Build schools using sustainable Earthbag Construction building techniques that focus on supporting the reduction of deforestation, train local people as builders, and provide access to power, water and the Internet.

Their aim: To provide infrastructure that ensures that every child has the right to education in Malawi, while also creating jobs for Malawians.

SEED Madagascar

What they do: Directly manage charitable projects on the ground in Madagascar, providing local organisations with financial and technical support. Enhance the capacity of individuals, communities, organisations and government to achieve sustainable environment, education and development goals.

Their aim: To enable communities and ecosystems to thrive across Madagascar.

Lead the way with your own #TOGETHERBAND

17 Goals, 17 bracelets. This one represents SDG 9 Industry, infrastructure and innovation. When you buy a pack you actually receive two bands - One to wear as a symbol of support, one to share to spread the word.

Building for the future with every investment

Across the firm, we are seeing clients turn to us for advice on how they can finance the transition to a lower-carbon economy, support sustainable finance and better tackle twenty-first century risks.

That's why we've put together goal-specific insights from across our business divisions; Global Wealth Management, Asset Management and Investment Banking, to help you answer the question – Do your investments match your values?

Insights from UBS Investment Bank

Insights from UBS Global Wealth Management

Automation and robotics

Smart automation will power the fourth industrial revolution, combining the innovation in industrial and IT processes.

Digital data

Rising urbanization and population growth with increasing devices per capita should continue to fuel data growth.


Smartphone penetration has dissolved boundaries of time and place, enabling consumers to buy products whenever and wherever they want.

Emerging market infrastructure

Growing urbanization, the expansion of megacities and economic growth in EM are driving demand for infrastructure investment.

Enabling technology

Tech devices and advances have disrupted every aspect of our lives, and spending on the underlying enabling technologies.


The global fintech industry is at an inflection point and set to drive a major digital transformation in the financial services industry.


An aging population is putting more pressure on healthcare budgets, spurring healthcare providers to explore adopting new technologies.


The combination of declining space launch costs and advances in satellite technology will raise the value of the space economy.

Insights from UBS Asset Management

Logistics post-COVID

Has COVID-19 changed logistics forever? more (PDF, 532 KB)

Infrastructure debt in a COVID-19 world, June 2020

When will infrastructure companies be able to get back to "normal"? more (PDF, 919 KB)

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