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Press Releases 06.01.2016

UBP signs non-prosecution agreement with the US DoJ

UBP signs non-prosecution agreement with the US DoJ

Union Bancaire Privée (“UBP”) has announced that it has reached a non-prosecution agreement (“NPA”) with the US Department of Justice (“DOJ”) as part of its tax regularisation programme. This agreement brings an end to the process that began in 2013 in which UBP filed as a Category 2 bank.

The amount of USD 187,767,000 that UBP will pay to the US authorities will be entirely funded by the provision initially taken and by an allocation of a portion of the Bank’s 2015 net profit.

This resolution has no effect on the Tier 1 ratio of UBP, which remains one of the most well capitalised banks in Switzerland.

Following this transaction, UBP intends to focus entirely on developing its asset management services to private and institutional clients, as well as on its expansion in Asia.

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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 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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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 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).