UBS is unique in that it has a Foundation staffed by leading experts to help clients achieve their philanthropic goals. As part of UBS we understand business and the investment process. With our global coverage, proven expertise and deep understanding of the world of philanthropy world we can transform good ideas into great programs. We know that even the best ideas need the right guidance and oversight, and we challenge our program-partners' assumptions rigorously – with only 5% of programs meeting our tough standards. And we are so confident about the programs we select that we will co-fund them, maximizing their reach and impact substantially.