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Press Releases 05.10.2022

UBP further expands governmental real estate offering

UBP has announced that it has acquired two properties totalling a surface area of 70,000 m2 in Belgium through a share purchase for its European governmental real estate strategy. The two buildings, rented by Belgium’s ministry of foreign affairs, are located in the centre of Brussels.

UBP in the press 28.11.2022

Constructive outlook for precious metals

Finanz und Wirtschaft (11.2022) - In recent weeks, prices for most of the main precious metals have risen: gold has gone from just above USD 1,600 to over USD 1,700 per oz, silver from lows of USD 18.50 to around USD 21.30, and platinum from USD 850 to around USD 1,000.

Insight 22.11.2022

Can investors begin to integrate nature-related financial risks?

“Nature-related financial risks are material and can begin to be assessed today. By integrating data about nature loss into risk assessments, the indispensability of our natural world starts to be reflected in financial decisions.” Grant Rudgley, Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL)

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Bernard Schuster
Head of Group Communications
Spokesperson

bernard.schuster@ubp.ch

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Maude Hug
Head of Media Relations

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

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Audrey Berladyn
Media Relations

+4158 819 26 44
audrey.berladyn@ubp.ch

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France

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Germany

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Italy

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Middle East

Insight Discovery

Spain

United Kingdom

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Key figures

Assets under management 30.06.2022

148.2 CHF bn

Net profit 30.06.2022

112.6 CHF mn

Return on equity 30.06.2022

9.3 %


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.

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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