UBS Asset Management in the United States
The infrastructure equity cycle: Where are we now?
October 18, 2018
Sentiment for the asset class is at record highs, yet markets face headwinds with the ongoing withdrawal of quantitative easing and rising rates. This begs the question, where are we now in the infrastructure equity cycle?
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Do we have a deal? A pulse check on M&A activity
September 5, 2018
After hitting a record high in 1Q 2018, merger activity across the world continues on a frenzied pace, putting 2018 in a position to be a strong year for deal making. Wide spread levels driven by market volatility often creates greater investment opportunities for active managers in this space. As a result, the merger arbitrage strategy has become a greater focus for investors today.
Uncovering the hidden gems in non-Asia EM investing
May 15, 2018
China has dominated discussions about investing in emerging markets over the past couple of years. While important to the future of emerging market investing, China alone is not the only reason. Opportunities emanate from a broad range of countries and sectors. UBS Asset Management's Barry Gill, Head of Active Equities, and Emerging Markets Equities Portfolio Managers, Urs Antonioli and Gabriel Csendes hosted a webinar where they discussed these opportunities.
May 2, 2018
Some of the biggest risks to market performance in 2018 are accelerating inflation and more aggressive monetary tightening, increased protectionism, and a sharp economic slowdown in China. UBS Asset Management's Erin Browne, Head of Asset Allocation Investment Solutions, and Geoffrey Wong, Head of Emerging Markets and Asia-Pacific Equities, hosted a special webinar where they discussed their current outlook for markets and asset allocation in the coming months.
March 1, 2018
As we enter 2018, continued global growth coupled with persistently low yields has many institutional investors looking for ways to diversify their portfolios with alternatives. In our latest webinar Suni Harford, Head of Investments at UBS Asset Management, and speakers Bruce Amlicke, CIO of UBS Hedge Fund Solutions and Head of Multi-Manager, and Paul Guest, Senior Real Estate Strategist, identified pockets of opportunity across the alternative spectrum.
September 19, 2017
The transformation in China's bond market presents investors with both opportunity and challenges. In addition to providing attractive investment opportunities, we believe China's recent reforms and policy actions will have a direct impact on global growth, which has not yet been fully priced into global markets and therefore requires closer consideration. UBS has an experienced and established team of regional investment professionals who can provide you with research and in-depth insights into investment opportunities in this newly expanded market.
July 18, 2017
Institutional investors are responding to changing markets by refining passive mandates to incorporate alternative beta. UBS Asset Management is partnering with institutions to meet these needs by leveraging four distinctive keys to alternative beta indexation. Ian Ashment, Head of UBS Systematic and Index Investments at UBS Asset Management discusses the growing institutional demand toward custom, rules-based strategies in our latest webinar.