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Press Releases 21.01.2021

Annual results 2020

Union Bancaire Privée announces net inflows of nearly CHF 9 billion and an increase in assets under management to CHF 147.4 billion (+5.1%)

UBP in the press 20.01.2021

No sharp rate rises on the Fed’s watch

Finanz und Wirtschaft (19.01.2021) - Norman Villamin, Chief Investment Officer Wealth Management of Union Bancaire Privée, considers fears of significantly higher interest rates to be premature. He prefers mining to banking stocks.

Insight 25.01.2021

DCEP may play a key part in China’s long-term economic transition

China’s Digital Currency Electronic Payment (DCEP) could launch as soon as 2022, with a series of pilots already in place to test its use in basic services, e-commerce and cross-border payments.

Press contacts

Bernard Schuster
Head of Group Communications
Spokesperson

bernard.schuster@ubp.ch

Press contacts

Maude Hug
Head of Media Relations

+41 58 819 75 27
maude.hug@ubp.ch

Public relations agencies

France

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Germany

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Italy

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Middle East

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Spain

United Kingdom

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Key figures

Assets under management 30.06.2020

137.2 CHF bn

Net profit 30.06.2020

107.6 CHF mn

Return on equity 30.06.2020

9.4 %


UBP Experts

London

Charles Anniss

European Small- and Mid-Cap Equities - Senior Portfolio Manager

After working for 15 years for M&G Investments where he was a fund manager within the company’s equities team, Charles joined UBP in September 2016. He speaks English, French and Spanish.

London

Victoria Leggett

Head of Impact Investing

Victoria joined UBP in 2010 as a portfolio manager and has 15 years of investment experience. She previously worked as a European Equity Analyst at Threadneedle having started her career in Corporate Finance.

Paris

Nicolas Delrue

Convertibles - Head of Investment Specialists, and investment specialist convertible bonds

Nicolas heads the Bank’s team of investment specialists. He also specialises in convertible bonds for which he is a senior investment specialist. He speaks French and English.

Geneva

Patrice Gautry

Macroeconomics
Chief Economist

Patrice has been UBP’s Chief Economist for over fifteen years and has nearly thirty years’ experience in macroeconomics and investment strategy. He speaks French and English.

Zurich

Denis Girault

Emerging markets fixed income - Head of Emerging Markets Fixed Income

Denis has over 25 years of professional experience within the investment banking and financial industry, including 15 as emerging markets fixed income specialist.

He speaks French and English.

Paris

Karine Jesiolowski

Head of Responsible Investment AM & Senior Investment Specialist. 
Karine has over 25 years’ experience in asset management. Prior to joining UBP, she held positions as (EM Debt) Portfolio Manager, Investment Specialist and Sales and Marketing Manager. She speaks French and English.

London

Peter Kinsella

Forex – Head of Global Currency Strategy

Peter has 14 years’ experience in forex. He joined UBP in 2018 from the Commonwealth Bank of Australia in London where he was Director of International Rates & FX Strategy. He speaks English.

Geneva

Cédric Le Berre

US/Japanese equities
Senior Analyst

Cédric has over thirteen years’ experience in fund research and is responsible for representing our external managers. He specialises in US and Japanese equities. He speaks French, English and Chinese.

London

Mathieu Nègre

Global emerging equities - Head of Global Emerging Equities

Mathieu has over seventeen years’ experience in portfolio management and investments, including fourteen years covering emerging markets. He is the head of UBP’s Global Emerging Equities team. He speaks French and English.

Geneva

Eleanor Taylor Jolidon

Co-Head of Swiss and global equities

Eleanor has more than twenty years’ investment experience on the sell- and buy-sides, of which she spent fifteen focussing specifically on the Swiss equity market. She speaks French, English and German.

Zurich

Norman Villamin

CIO Wealth Management

Norman has over 20 years’ experience managing wealth both on an advisory and discretionary basis for top companies in the financial industry. He speaks English.

London

Rupert Welchman

Co-Head of European equities - Impact Investing 

Rupert is Co-Head of European Equity and co-manages UBP’s impact investing strategy. He has close to 20 years’ investment experience, as a European Equities fund manager. He speaks English.

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