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UBP in the press 26.04.2018

Emerging markets: watch out for the best practices

Bilan (March 2018) - Is it so unrealistic to want to include emerging market corporate issuers when considering sustainable and responsible investment strategies?

Insight 25.04.2018

Spotlight - Energy sector: outperformance lies ahead

Having ended 2017 as one of the worst performing global sectors, sustained outperformance lies ahead for energy stocks in 2018. The underlying crude oil market is now undersupplied while inventory levels have fallen sharply. These supply-demand and inventory dynamics have historically translated into improving corporate profitability over the coming 12-24 months.

UBP in the press 17.04.2018

Surge in Earnings in 2017

Le Temps (16.04.2018) - Why did Geneva’s private banks see such a large increase in earnings and assets under management last year? We spoke to UBP boss Guy de Picciotto about the trends that shaped 2017 and that will influence the future.

Insight 17.04.2018

Value creation through responsible investment

UBP continues on its way to enhanced ESG investment standards
UBP in the press 16.04.2018

Asset TV Masterclass: Alternative Investments

With the correlation benefits of equities and bonds waning, investors are increasingly on the hunt for assets that act as true diversifiers. Olivier Marion, Head of Business Development & Senior Investment Specialist Alternative Investments at UBP, recently participated in an Asset TV Masterclass making the case for alternative investments.

Insight 16.04.2018

Sustainable EM corporate debt

A new asset class for responsible investors

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Insight 26.05.2017

The time is right for convertible bonds

The beginning of a trend

UBP in the press 14.09.2017

Exclusive interview with Guy de Picciotto

Neue Zürcher Zeitung (NZZ) - Guy de Picciotto, CEO of Geneva-based bank UBP, believes the financial sector could be at the start of a new era, past problems have been solved, and banks now have the chance to draw on their traditional strengths.

UBP in the press 12.09.2017

Five questions to Norman Villamin

NZZ am Sonntag (10.09.2017) - Interview with Norman Villamin, Chief Investment Officer (CIO) Private Banking and Head of Asset Allocation.

UBP in the press 12.04.2018

Consolidation spells opportunity for UBP

The Business Times (02.04.2018) - The Swiss family-owned private bank is always on the lookout for opportunities to grow, and believes its investments in Asia have paid off.

UBP in the press 11.04.2018

Investing late in the economic cycle

A market context favourable to convertible bonds

UBP in the press 09.04.2018

Data confidentiality: an increasingly valuable asset

Le Temps (09.04.2018) - Just another crisis or one scandal too many for Facebook? Having already been accused of spreading fake news, the world’s biggest social network will struggle to escape from the media storm that has been battering it since mid-March without making any concessions.

UBP in the press 04.04.2018

UBP plans new Asia hires as profits rise

Citywire (29.03.2018) - After recording an increase in assets and revenue the last couple of years, UBP is now looking to further expand its team in Asia with more hires planned for 2018.

Insight 03.04.2018

Private debt: financing LBOs alongside private equity

The private debt market has developed as part of the broad banking disintermediation movement that accelerated sharply after the 2008 financial crisis.
Insight 28.03.2018

Japanese equities: good opportunities, particularly in the small-cap segment

The sudden spike in US long-term interest rates set off a more volatile environment for global equity markets. This, combined with a strengthening yen, resulted in a continuing bearish tone in the Japanese market.
UBP in the press 27.03.2018

Investing in the Gulf's evolution

Wealth Arabia (03.2018) - Mohamed Abdellatif, Senior Executive Officer, Head of UBP Middle East, Union Bancaire Privée (Middle East) Ltd, speaks to WEALTH Arabia about its commitment to the region.

UBP in the press 26.03.2018

Genuinely active management with a sustainable growth strategy

Funds Society (03.2018) - In a winner-takes-all environment, UBP’s Asset Management division has adopted a genuinely active management model, enabling it to offer real added value.