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UBP in the press 06.08.2020

A pure-play private bank with a long heritage - the UBP way

WealthBriefingAsia (03.08.2020) - Ranjit Khanna, Head of South Asia and Singapore Branch Chief Executive, Union Bancaire Privée, talks to WealthBriefingAsia. The bank won Best Boutique Private Bank (Southeast Asia).

UBP in the press 03.08.2020

The dawn of the hedge fund era

Le Temps (03.08.2020) - In the past ten years, hedge funds have struggled to offer any kind of satisfactory returns, constrained by persistently weak interest rates and a lack of volatility.

Insight 31.07.2020

Gold/Silver: the early stages of a long-term bull market

Spotlight - Despite the impressive 30% rally for gold and 70% rally in silver from the March lows, the precious metals are likely still in the early stages of a long-cycle bull market.

Insight 31.07.2020

COVID-19: UBP keeps you up to date

Since this coronavirus appeared, UBP has provided its clients with guidance and support as we all tackle this unprecedented global health crisis. We give you regular updates on everything from our own safety protocols and the recommendations issued by the authorities to our experts’ latest analysis on the effects of the pandemic on the world economy and financial markets.

Insight 29.07.2020

Podcast - The beginning of the USD bear market

Our Global Head of Forex Strategy, Peter Kinsella, shares his outlook for the US dollar for the months ahead.

Insight 28.07.2020

Webinar – The strategic case for gold

On Friday 24 July 2020, UBP's experts Norman Villamin and Peter Kinsella hosted a webinar with John Reade, Chief Market Strategist at the World Gold Council, to discuss the constructive environment for gold.


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Insight 19.02.2020

Changes in consumption patterns

Despite being fast-moving and quite unpredictable, changes in consumption patterns are expected to reshape the economic landscape.

Insight 15.04.2020

The Case For Frontier Debt

Fixed-income frontier markets have seen significant growth in both importance and liquidity over the past decade. While still mainly thought of as part of global EM investments, frontier markets have “grown up” and deserve to be considered separately.

UBP in the press 13.02.2020

Are all batteries created equal?

Environmental finance (02.2020) - Electric vehicles (EVs) have an important contribution to make towards a zero-carbon future and therefore are suitable for inclusion in a positive impact investment strategy.


UBP in the press 24.07.2020

The Covid-19 shock: has your family office proven to be resilient?

Arabian Business (12.07.2020) - As we slowly come to terms with the initial effects of the Covid-19 crisis, it is time to see what wealthy families and single-family offices in the Middle East can learn from it.

Press Releases 22.07.2020

UBP partners with fintech QuantCube Technology

Union Bancaire Privée partners with fintech QuantCube Technology to develop innovative equity stock-picking strategies.

Insight 21.07.2020

Does improving governance in Japan matter?

The launch of the Corporate Governance Code in 2015 could be a real, long-term game changer for Japan, as historically poor corporate governance has been considered a key reason for local companies’ low ROE and global investors’ underweights.

Insight 20.07.2020

The ins and outs of impact investing

Simon Pickard, Chairman of UBP’s Impact Investment Committee, and Kanini Mutooni, a member of UBP’s Impact Advisory Board, discuss impact investing, how COVID-19 has affected it and how it will evolve in the future.

Press Releases 17.07.2020

First half-year results 2020

Union Bancaire Privée announces a net profit of CHF 107.6 million for the first half of 2020

Press Releases 16.07.2020

UBP launches a new corporate governance-focused strategy

Union Bancaire Privée, UBP SA (“UBP”) has recently added a new strategy to its alternative UCITS platform. The market-neutral and sector-neutral strategy will invest in Japanese equities and focus on individual companies’ corporate governance.

UBP in the press 14.07.2020

How impact investing can help EM attain the UN SDGs

ESG Clarity (09.07.2020) - Impact investing is a relatively new trend in emerging markets. These countries show enormous room for improvement, both socially and environmentally, and this could well mean greater opportunities for impact investors than in developed countries.

Insight 13.07.2020

Swiss Equities – Structural value creation

The resilience of the Swiss economy has once again been proved during the COVID-19 pandemic and is reflected by the Swiss equity market’s year-to-date outperformance.

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