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In just half a century, UBP has become a highly successful company, bringing together ethical and cultural qualities to achieve this. Today, this subtle combination enables it to count itself among the most important players in international wealth management.

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UBP in brief

Union Bancaire Privée was founded in 1969 by Edgar de Picciotto.


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Originating in Portugal in the Age of Discovery, the de Picciotto family has been honing its skills in both diplomacy and trade for over ten generations.


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For several years now, the Bank, its managers and its funds have regularly received awards from independent research institutes.

Awards 13.12.2017

UBP: Private Banker International Awards 2017

Union Bancaire Privée has received the Editor’s Choice Award for Innovative Family Office Advisor.

Our values

Dedication; conviction; agility; responsibility. These four key values express UBP’s determination to achieve its objectives and to respond to its clients’ expectations, as well as work in their best interests.

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Union Bancaire Privée (UBP) is one of the largest family-owned private banks in the world.

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Our commitments

For Edgar de Picciotto, discreet and effective commitment has always been a moral imperative for UBP.

Sponsoring 19.10.2016

Exceptional concert by the orchestra Camerata Venia

Through its partnership with the orchestra Camerata Venia, UBP had the privilege and honour of interviewing the talented bass soloist Jérémie Brocard at the dress rehearsal of “American Stories”, which was performed on 17 October evening in Geneva.

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Company culture and values

The commitment demonstrated by UBP’s staff bears witness to the Bank’s unique corporate culture.

Press Releases 28.02.2018

ESG capabilities: launch of new emerging markets fixed income strategy

UBP has announced a new addition to its emerging market fixed income product range with the launch of a new offering which reflects a strengthening in UBP’s approach to responsible investing and a commitment to further developing its environmental, social and governance (ESG) capabilities.