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UBP in the press 18.10.2018

Tech sector driven by innovation

Sphere (10.2018) - Since the 2008-09 global financial crisis, the global technology sector has delivered an impressive annual return of 15.4%, easily outpacing global equities as a whole (10.2%).

Press Releases 17.10.2018

UBP launches a Positive Impact Equity strategy

Union Bancaire Privée has announced a new addition to its equity product range with the launch of a Positive Impact Equity strategy. This reflects the Bank’s commitment to responsible investment and addresses the growing client demand for investment solutions that combine ethical aspects with performance.

Insight 17.10.2018

Impact investing - Creating the future now

The role of impact investing is to strive to solve the world’s most pressing problems by identifying compelling long-term investments.

Insight 17.10.2018

Impact investing - Shaping tomorrow

Impact investing can help shape a healthier and brighter future.

Insight 15.10.2018

Global Equities: P/E de-rating in progress

Spotlight - The broad-based sell-off in global equities has fully retraced the gains made from February 2018’s lows. Even world beating technology shares have fully given up the 8% gains seen over the summer.

Insight 11.10.2018

China: Expect even more rate cuts

China’s recent reserve requirement ratio (RRR) cut of 100 basis points (bps) on October 7 was larger than anticipated but still represents measured monetary liquidity easing by the central bank.

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UBP in the press 18.10.2018

Tech sector driven by innovation

Sphere (10.2018) - Since the 2008-09 global financial crisis, the global technology sector has delivered an impressive annual return of 15.4%, easily outpacing global equities as a whole (10.2%).

Insight 15.10.2018

Global Equities: P/E de-rating in progress

Spotlight - The broad-based sell-off in global equities has fully retraced the gains made from February 2018’s lows. Even world beating technology shares have fully given up the 8% gains seen over the summer.

UBP in the press 26.09.2018

Asset TV Fund Selector: Fixed Income

What does the end of quantitative easing mean for bond investors? What should be the right exposure to emerging bond markets and why are active managers better equipped than passive ones to handle the return of volatility? Mohammed Kazmi, Portfolio Manager & Macro-Strategist Global and Absolute Return Fixed Income at UBP, recently participated in an Asset TV broadcast outlining the risk and reward trade-offs in fixed-income markets over the next six to twelve months.


Insight 08.10.2018

The latest on the oil market

September saw WTI oil prices drop 4% during the first week of the month before rallying almost 12% to reach USD 75 per barrel at the beginning of October. The rally came as investors have been gauging OPEC’s ability to replace falling Iranian exports and declining Venezuelan production.
UBP in the press 28.09.2018

AI will benefit Swiss banks

Bilan (25.09.2018) - “If I had to bet on which would be the leading professions in the years to come, Swiss bankers would be on the list!” This prediction by Laurent Alexandre, the founder of the Doctissimo.fr website, may come as a surprise to some.

Sponsoring 27.09.2018

Joan W. Scott receives Edgar de Picciotto International Prize

US historian Joan Wallach Scott, Professor Emerita at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton and specialised in gender issues, is the first woman to receive the Edgar de Picciotto International Prize.

UBP in the press 26.09.2018

Asset TV Fund Selector: Fixed Income

What does the end of quantitative easing mean for bond investors? What should be the right exposure to emerging bond markets and why are active managers better equipped than passive ones to handle the return of volatility? Mohammed Kazmi, Portfolio Manager & Macro-Strategist Global and Absolute Return Fixed Income at UBP, recently participated in an Asset TV broadcast outlining the risk and reward trade-offs in fixed-income markets over the next six to twelve months.

Insight 25.09.2018

US-China Trade War

Spotlight - From Checkers To Chess

UBP in the press 13.09.2018

Asset TV Masterclass: Fixed Income

Considering the rising-rate environment we find ourselves in, what sort of role does fixed income play in a portfolio, and what can be done to protect investors from declining liquidity? Mohammed Kazmi, Portfolio Manager & Macro-Strategist Global and Absolute Return Fixed Income at UBP, recently participated in an Asset TV Masterclass, a broadcast outlining the current challenges and opportunities in the biggest asset classes.

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