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Insight 17.07.2019

Watch for China’s bounce

China’s reported gross domestic product (GDP) showed a modest deceleration to 6.2% year-on-year (yoy) in the second quarter of 2019 (2Q/19) from 6.4% in the previous two quarters.

Corporate 15.07.2019

UBP enters the world of cricket

Union Bancaire Privée (UBP) is pleased to partner with the International Cricket Council (ICC) for the forthcoming Cricket World Cup 2019.

Insight 11.07.2019

Turning up the fiscal tap

In the prolonged global quantitative easing era, should the fiscal tap be turned up ? With monetary policy having basically run to its limit, fiscal stimulus through modest budget deficit can be sustained for a longer period.

Insight 04.07.2019

Post-G20: US-Sino future still uncertain

Financial markets enjoyed a relieved rally yesterday as the G20 outcomes was in line with expectations of a trade war truce.

Corporate 03.07.2019

UBP Next Generation Academy strikes again

In 2017 and 2018 UBP hosted two sessions of the UBP Next Generation Academy, an educational programme designed with the leading business school INSEAD to help our clients’ offspring in their careers as entrepreneurs.


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Corporate 15.07.2019

UBP enters the world of cricket

Union Bancaire Privée (UBP) is pleased to partner with the International Cricket Council (ICC) for the forthcoming Cricket World Cup 2019.

UBP in the press 02.04.2019

Zurich: a nerve centre for UBP

Le Temps (29.03.2019) - UBP, which acquired Coutts exactly four years ago, has doubled the amount of assets it manages in Zurich to CHF 25 billion in five years. We spoke to Adrian Künzi, who has headed UBP’s local branch for the last year.

Insight 14.06.2019

Navigating wealth succession in Asian families

Wealth succession is complex, emotional and can be costly if not managed properly


Insight 02.07.2019

Looking beyond G-20

Spotlight - Despite ‘as expected’ reports following G-20, two important surprises emerged from the weekend.

UBP in the press 28.06.2019

The wealthiest families are the biggest risk-takers

Le Temps (24.06.2019) - Family offices keep multiplying in Switzerland and elsewhere. They are drawing in financial investments from entrepreneurs with a riskier strategy than pension funds, and are also being entrusted with other key tasks.

Insight 26.06.2019

G20 Meeting: Deal or No Deal?

There are several ongoing events which could influence the US–China trade talks.

Insight 21.06.2019

Fresh policy easing likely in China

With the increased trade war risk from additional tariffs on Chinese exports to the US, investors have been focusing on policy easing to assess both countries’ economic and earnings outlook.

UBP in the press 17.06.2019

Investing in disruptive innovation

Forbes Middle East (06.2019) - Whereas the financial markets have always tended to focus on the short term, investors need to think beyond that horizon and look further ahead.

Insight 14.06.2019

Navigating wealth succession in Asian families

Wealth succession is complex, emotional and can be costly if not managed properly

Insight 12.06.2019

Navigating through an ageing economic cycle

A market backdrop favourable to convertible bonds

 

UBP in the press 07.06.2019

Gold is a good choice for hedging portfolios

Finanz und Wirtschaft - Norman Villamin, CIO Private Banking at Union Bancaire Privée (UBP), advises investors to use asymmetric strategies to protect their portfolios against market risks.

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