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In complex markets, your priority is a partner who can help you and your clients make sense of today's challenging investment landscape. We offer investment management in the form of segregated, pooled and advisory mandates, together with a selection of registered investment funds in a variety of jurisdictions. Our thematic investment approach means our solutions are designed to answer the key challenges you currently face. With a comprehensive range of clearly structured active and passive investment styles, we work with you to create the solutions you need.
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It has been apparent in recent years that the market is more interested in central banks than economic data. Now it appears to be ignoring geopolitical events – even an event as significant as the UK's decision to quit the EU. Is this a sign that the market has become over-reliant on the world's central banks as a cure for all ills? And, central banks notwithstanding, is the market correct in its assessment of a Brexit impact on the complex web of interdependencies that is the global economy?
UBS European Growth and Income Fund
The fund invests in 3 asset classes, European equity, European high yield bonds and convertible bonds which provides investors with both capital growth and income potential.
The diversified approach means that investors can enjoy a smoother investment ride in Europe.
Investor can choose from monthly distribution or accumulation share classes available in a variety of currencies, including SGD-hedged ones. (Read full disclaimer below)
UBS China Opportunity Fund
The portfolio management team of this award winning fund invests in companies where they have a high degree of conviction. Many of these investments are in up and coming sector leaders which have good growth potential.
The fund (vs peers in the China equity universe) is ranked in the top quartile and has out performed strongly over time. (Read full disclaimer below)
Current market commentaries
Quarterly Investment Strategy
Viewpoints for multi-asset portfolios - a summary of our outlook on global asset classes, including equities, fixed income and currencies.
Research by theme
From feast to famine - How emerging markets are creating a global saving shortfall
In 2005, Ben Bernanke famously used the phrase 'the global saving glut'. But by 2020, the saving glut he referred to is predicted to turn into a saving shortfall. What might that mean for the global economy?
Research by asset class
Eurozone Real Estate Outlook – 1H16
The economic outlook for the Eurozone has become increasingly polarised between positive domestic fundamentals and negative global economic headwinds and geopolitical risks. Despite indications that pricing is nearing its cyclical peak, ongoing monetary easing by the ECB and an attractive risk premium versus government bonds means capital flows into property are likely to remain strong.
Our client promise
An increasingly complex and interconnected world presents investors with many questions. Answers can be hard to find. Our long heritage means that we can draw on the breadth and depth of our capabilities, as well as our global reach, to turn challenges into opportunities. Together with you, we find the solution that you need.
"Your global investment challenges answered" is a succinct way of conveying our commitment and capabilities to clients. Essentially, we want clients to recognize us for four qualities:
Ideas and investment excellence
Our teams have distinct viewpoints and philosophies but they all share to one goal – to provide you with access to the best ideas and superior investment performance.
A holistic perspective
The depth of our expertise and breadth of our capabilities allow us to have more insightful conversations and an active debate, all to help you make informed decisions.
Our geographic reach means we can connect the parts of the investment world most relevant for you. That‘s what makes us different – we‘re on the ground locally with you and truly global.
We focus on finding the answers you need – and this defines the way we think. We draw on the best of our capabilities and insights to deliver a solution that’s right for you.
Featured funds disclaimer
UBS (LUX) BOND FUND, UBS (LUX) EQUITY FUND (the "Company"), a Luxembourg open-ended investment company, is the responsible person for the Company's sub-funds (each, a "Fund" and collectively, the "Funds") recognized under Section 287 of the Securities and Futures Act of Singapore, and has appointed UBS Asset Management (Singapore) Ltd (Company Registration No.:199308367C) as the Singapore representative ("UBS AM SG").]
UBS (LUX) EQUITY SICAV, UBS (LUX) BOND SICAV, UBS (LUX) KEY SELECTION SICAV (the "Company"), a [Luxembourg open-ended investment fund], is the responsible person for the Company's sub-funds (each, a "Fund" and collectively, the "Funds") recognized under Section 287 of the Securities and Futures Act of Singapore, and has appointed UBS Asset Management (Singapore) Ltd (Company Registration No.:199308367C) as the Singapore representative ("UBS AM SG").]
Investors should read the Singapore prospectus (“Prospectus”) for further details before deciding to subscribe for or purchase shares in the Fund(s) a copy of which can be downloaded from our website. The Prospectus can also be obtained free of charge from UBS AM SG, or from any of our authorized distributors. The price of the shares in the Fund(s) and the income accruing to those shares, if any, may fall as well as rise. The Fund(s) may [use or] invest in financial derivative instruments* to the extent permitted under Luxembourg laws. Due to the investment policies [and/or portfolio management techniques] of the Fund(s), it may experience greater volatility in its net asset value*. Investments in the Fund(s) are not deposits in, obligations of, or guaranteed or insured by UBS AM SG, UBS AG, UBS Asset Management or any of their subsidiaries, associates or affiliates or distributors of the Fund(s) and are subject to investment risks, including the possible loss of the principal amount investment. Past performance of the Fund(s) and any past performance, prediction, projection, forecasts or information on the economic trends or securities market are not necessarily indicative of the future or likely performance of the Fund(s) or a guarantee of future trends. [Any extraordinary performance may be due to exceptional circumstances which may not be sustainable.] No responsibility can be accepted for any action taken on the basis of the analysis. No representation or promise as to the performance of the funds or the return on your investment is made. Shares of the Fund(s) are not available to U.S. persons.
The information about the Fund(s) provided in this document does not constitute an offer or solicitation to deal in shares of the Fund(s) or investment advice or recommendation. It is for informational purposes only. This document was prepared without regard to the specific investment objective(s), financial situation or the particular needs of any person. It is based on certain assumptions, information and conditions available as at the relevant date(s) and may be subject to change at any time without notice. Nothing in this document should be construed as advice or a recommendation to buy or sell shares in the Fund(s). Investors may wish to seek independent advice from a financial adviser before making a commitment to invest in the Fund(s). In the event an investor chooses not to seek advice from a financial adviser, the investor should consider whether the Fund(s) is suitable for him.
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