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Press Releases 19.03.2019

A new credit long/short strategy on our alternative UCITS platform

Union Bancaire Privée, UBP SA (“UBP”) is launching a new credit long/short strategy on its alternative UCITS platform in partnership with New York-based alternative investment manager Global Credit Advisers, LLC (“GCA”).

Press Releases 04.03.2019

UBP obtains wholesale bank license in Singapore

UBP announced today that its Singapore branch, Union Bancaire Privée, UBP SA Singapore Branch (UBP Singapore), has received regulatory approval from the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) for a wholesale bank license. UBP Singapore expects to commence operations as a wholesale bank from 1 April 2019.
Press Releases 17.01.2019

Annual results 2018

Union Bancaire Privée announces a net profit of CHF 202.4 million, and net asset inflows of more than 5%

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.

Press Releases 19.07.2018

UBP announces a net profit of CHF 115 million

Net profit at the end of June 2018 rose to CHF 115.3 million, up 5.3% from CHF 109.5 million from the same period in 2017. The operating result of CHF 147.4 million, compared with CHF 133.9 million a year earlier, represents an increase of 10.1% (+ CHF 13.5 million). Assets under management reached CHF 128.4 billion thanks to net inflows of CHF 2.7 billion.

Press Releases 19.07.2018

UBP expands its activities in the UK with the acquisition of ACPI

Union Bancaire Privée, UBP SA (UBP) has announced that it has agreed to acquire ACPI Investments Limited (ACPI), an independent London-based investment management company, and the activities of ACPI IM Limited in Jersey. The transaction is subject to the approval of the relevant regulatory bodies, and is expected to complete during the fourth quarter of 2018.

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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 13.12.2018

UBP Investment Outlook 2019

Opportunities and Threats in a Desynchronised World

UBP in the press 05.11.2018

Commodities outlook in a volatile market environment

Agefi Indices (23.10.2018) - With the exception of oil, the commodity complex as a whole has been struggling since the beginning of the year on concerns about the escalation of the US–China trade war and a stronger US dollar.


Press Releases 12.07.2018

Launch of a new investment-grade strategy

UBP announced today that it is further expanding its euro fixed-income offering with the launch of a new investment-grade strategy.

Press Releases 25.06.2018

UBP strengthens capabilities on the US client market

Union Bancaire Privée (“UBP”) has announced the appointment of Deepak Soni as CEO of UBP Investment Advisors SA (“UBP IAS”) with effect from 1 June 2018.

Press Releases 05.06.2018

New strategy on UBP's alternative UCITS platform

UBP SA is launching a new equity arbitrage strategy on its alternative UCITS platform in partnership with London-based alternative investment manager Cheyne Capital Management (UK) LLP (“Cheyne Capital”). This is the fourth addition to UBP’s alternative UCITS platform, which now has close to CHF 700 million in assets under management.

Press Releases 31.05.2018

UBP to acquire Banque Carnegie Luxembourg

Union Bancaire Privée, UBP SA (UBP) and Carnegie Investment Bank AB (publ) have announced today that they have entered into an agreement whereby Union Bancaire Privée (Europe) S.A. will acquire Banque Carnegie Luxembourg S.A. (BCL). The transaction is subject to the approval of the relevant regulatory bodies, and is expected to complete during the fourth quarter of 2018.

Press Releases 28.02.2018

ESG capabilities: launch of new emerging markets fixed income strategy

UBP has announced a new addition to its emerging market fixed income product range with the launch of a new offering which reflects a strengthening in UBP’s approach to responsible investing and a commitment to further developing its environmental, social and governance (ESG) capabilities.
Press Releases 15.02.2018

UBP appoints new Zurich CEO

Union Bancaire Privée (UBP) has announced the appointment of Adrian Künzi as CEO of its Zurich branch and Head of the Northern Europe Region within the Private Banking division, as of 1 March 2018.

Press Releases 07.02.2018

New UBP Monaco Site Manager

Union Bancaire Privée (UBP) has announced the appointment of Thierry Garde as Site Manager of its Monaco branch as of 1 February 2018.

Press Releases 18.01.2018

Union Bancaire Privée net profit up 25% to CHF 220.4 million

Full-year 2017 net profit was CHF 220.4 million, up 25% or CHF 44 million compared to the 2016 figure of CHF 176.4 million. The cost/income ratio improved to 64.1% compared with 67.9% in 2016, reflecting the Group’s strong earnings. Assets under management reached CHF 125.3 billion, a rise of 5.9% on 2016 (CHF 118.3 billion).

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