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UBP in the press 22.08.2023

Private banking: Geneva’s appeal

Le Temps - (22.08.2023) - Many of today’s youngsters see private banking as a much less exciting career option than tech start-ups, yet they have the wrong perception. The private banking industry keeps evolving. It has recognised the need to change and has adapted. Today, it has all the hallmarks of a desirable sector to work in for budding professionals.

Press Releases 21.07.2023

First half-year results 2023

Union Bancaire Privée posts net profit of CHF 110.8 million for the first half of 2023

Insight 19.07.2023

China can evade a balance sheet recession

China’s economy decelerated in Q2-23, led by a sequential decline in manufacturing and investment. Services continue to expand at a slower pace. Below potential growth is resulting in rising unemployment in April and May.

Insight 17.07.2023

Fostering Climate Innovation in Switzerland

The Swiss Climate Foundation is an important catalyst for climate innovation in Switzerland. Having joined the Foundation at the start of 2022, we took the opportunity to speak to its Managing Director Vincent Eckert.

UBP in the press 13.07.2023

UBP’s Hong Kong CEO on North Asia’s Vast Potential and the Bank’s Well- Articulated Growth Strategy

Hubbis - (04.07.2023) - After more than four years as Co-Head for North Asia at HSBC Private Bank, and a long and diverse career in major global financial institutions, veteran private banker Ivan Wong took the reins as CEO for the Hong Kong operation of UBP in November last year.

Insight 13.07.2023

Paving the way for long-term, sustainable returns

In 2022, Robert de Guigné, a seasoned investment professional, was appointed UBP’s Group Head of Sustainability. We spoke to him about the evolution of sustainable finance and his vision for UBP’s sustainability transition.

Insight 12.07.2023

Our commitment to family offices

As an entrepreneurial family-owned private bank, UBP is uniquely placed to help ultra-high-net-worth (UHNW) families manage their wealth. In some cases, the best way to achieve this is by setting up a family office: the family’s in-house wealth management firm.

UBP in the press 11.07.2023

Growing the conversation around biodiversity

Responsible Investor - (05.07.2023) - UBP’s Victoria Leggett outlines the opportunity for corporate engagement on biodiversity.


UBP in the press 07.07.2023

Generative AI – an opportunity for active asset managers

Bilan - (28.06.2023) - After a disappointing year for tech investors in 2022 – with the Nasdaq 100 falling 33% – some observers called time on a sector that had totally dominated the last decade.

Insight 04.07.2023

Biodiversity takes centre stage in UBP’s Impact Report 2022

We are delighted to have issued the fifth edition of the UBP annual Impact Report, which highlights the performance and key milestones of our impact franchise.

Press Releases 03.07.2023

UBP partners with Securis in Insurance-Linked Securities

Union Bancaire Privée, UBP SA (UBP) announced today that it has signed a distribution agreement with Securis Investment Partners LLP (Securis), a leading investment manager of Insurance-Linked Securities (ILS).

Insight 30.06.2023

SSF Market Study 2023: Thematic and impact investing on the rise

After years of growth, the total volume of sustainability-related investments in Switzerland declined in 2022, although thematic and impact investing saw remarkable growth.

Corporate 29.06.2023

The medium of art for strengthening relationships

UBP Basel recently hosted a client event at the famous art fair Art Basel.

Corporate 27.06.2023

UBP publishes its 2022 Sustainability Report

Today sees the publication of UBP’s 2022 Sustainability Report which outlines its sustainability vision and strategy, while providing a transparent account of its progress, achievements and challenges.

UBP in the press 21.06.2023

Too much caution kills performance

Le Temps - (19.06.2023) - History has shown that it’s often worth taking the plunge into an investment even when some uncertainty remains, provided risk is managed effectively.

Press Releases 20.06.2023

Union Bancaire Privée adds high-income strategy to its fixed income offering

Union Bancaire Privée, UBP SA (UBP) announced today that it has further expanded its fixed income offering with the launch, in December 2022, of a new high-income strategy.