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UBP in the press 10.04.2019

Asset TV Fund Selector: Asia

Cedric Le Berre, Fund Selector & Portfolio Manager at UBP, recently took part in an Asset TV broadcast making the case for Asian equities.

UBP in the press 09.04.2019

Factoring in ESG criteria in Japan

Bilan (03.2019) - There are many aspects of Japanese culture that emphasise harmony in terms of people’s relationships with nature and society.

UBP in the press 03.04.2019

Taking on more credit risk

Option Finance (21.03.2019) - With economic growth returning to normal, the end of central-bank monetary tightening and an upturn in volatility, bond management could benefit from three main approaches: gradually taking on more credit risk, increasing duration, and seeking liquidity.

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.

UBP in the press 27.03.2019

Is it still a good time to invest in emerging-market bonds?

Agefi Indices (03.2019) - There are still attractive investment opportunities in emerging bond markets.

UBP in the press 26.03.2019

UBP is ready for all Brexit eventualities

AWP (25.03.2019) - Union Bancaire Privée (UBP) anticipated the uncertainties surrounding future relations between the United Kingdom and the European Union. By expanding in London with the acquisition of ACPI and maintaining a strong presence in Luxembourg, the Geneva bank is prepared for any outcome, as its CEO Guy de Picciotto explained to AWP.


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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.


UBP in the press 08.03.2019

The appeal of convertible bonds in volatile market conditions

Agefi Indices (25.02.2019) - The large amounts of convertible bonds issued in 2018 have created new investment opportunities.

UBP in the press 26.02.2019

Swiss banks still relevant in era of greater transparency

Thomson Reuters Zawya (21.02.2019) - UBP's emerging markets push into the Middle East and Asia has been helped by the acquisition of former Lloyds and Coutts businesses.

UBP in the press 21.02.2019

Making the most of open architecture

Fund Selector Middle East (18.02.2019) - Dubai expansion plans as Swiss-owned family firm’s asset management arm wins mandates.

UBP in the press 20.02.2019

Convertibles’ options continue to be the main attraction of the asset class

Funds Magazine (02.2019) - “Generally, European convertibles have become highly defensive. The risks in investing in this asset class are therefore limited, as economic growth is still relatively solid and the outlook is decent for companies.”

UBP in the press 19.02.2019

The soft-landing scenario is looking more credible

Le Temps (18.02.2019) - According to popular belief in China, the year that has just begun – the Year of the Pig – is likely to be a good one for the financial sector because the pig is a symbol of prosperity.

UBP in the press 29.01.2019

Actively managed short positions: a hedging strategy

L'Agefi Indices (28.01.2019) - Current market conditions could prompt investors to adopt methods to protect their equity portfolios.

UBP in the press 28.01.2019

Precious metals outlook: strong case for palladium

Finanz und Wirtschaft (26.01.2019) - Gold prices have been supported by safe-haven demand. The as yet unresolved tariff dispute between the US and China and its negative impact on global growth is one factor giving investors the jitters. The elevated equity market volatility is another. And the Brexit confusion, the US government’s partial shutdown and the protracted social unrest in France are adding to the uncertainty.

UBP in the press 25.01.2019

New license in Taïwan

Union Bancaire Privée (UBP) has established a new asset management unit in Taiwan, UBP Asset Management Taiwan Ltd (UBP Taiwan), having secured a Securities Investment Consulting Enterprises (SICE) business License, with the ability to serve as a Master Agent, from the Financial Supervisory Commission R.O.C (Taiwan) at the end of 2018.

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