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Expertise 08.03.2024

International Women’s Day: The natural way to diversity is meritocracy

As the pioneering women who entered a nearly all-male finance sector become experienced and senior, the new cohort of young females arriving are bringing fresh air and a new dimension.

Expertise 07.03.2024

UBP House View - March 2024

As the earnings season ends, US tech companies have exhibited robust results, propelling the Nasdaq Composite to a record high. The Bank maintains its convictions on US and Japanese equities while favouring India over China for emerging market growth exposure. We tactically increased our position on gold on the back of central bank demand and geopolitical uncertainties.

UBP dans la presse 06.03.2024

Thinking big about impact investing

Börsen-Zeitung (02.03.2024) - The launch of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in 2015 provided a road map for addressing the most pressing issues facing our society by 2030 and beyond.

UBP dans la presse 05.03.2024

Like it or not, Hong Kong is still Asia’s leading financial centre

Nikkei Asia (05.02.2024) - The mood around Hong Kong’s markets is pretty gloomy these days.

UBP dans la presse 01.03.2024

Préférer le Japon à l’Inde et à la Chine

Allnews, Emmanuel Garessus (28.02.2024) - Après des décennies de déception, les actions japonaises sont en forte hausse. L’indice Nikkei 225 a gagné 41% en un an et 15% depuis le début de 2024.

Expertise 28.02.2024

Generative AI: just getting started

Despite still being in its infancy, generative AI has already proved to be a boon for big tech names, but can it be used more widely, and if so, how and by whom?

UBP dans la presse 23.02.2024

UBP seeks to double Middle East business in five years

Citywire Middle East, Paromita Dey (13.02.2024) - The Swiss private bank is looking to expand its Middle East business by targeting new markets in the region.

UBP dans la presse 22.02.2024

Gold prices should consolidate

Finanz und Wirtschaft (17.02.2024) - In January, gold traded in a tight range of between USD 2,000 and USD 2,050 per oz. This tight trading range reflected a generally subdued trading environment – three-month implied volatilities fell to levels of around 10% – which is a relatively low level of volatility for the yellow metal.


Expertise 15.02.2024

Setting sail with Justine Mettraux

We had the privilege of welcoming sailor Justine Mettraux to a unique in-house conference at the Bank. She spoke about her experiences at sea, and in particular about her preparations for the next Vendée Globe – the biggest single-handed, non-stop, round-the-world yacht race.

Expertise 07.02.2024

UBP House View - February 2024

In a landscape marked by economic divergences between regions, with abating inflation and normalising interest rates, our convictions remain on the United States rather than Europe, a tech-oriented bias, and a cautious approach to China, while the return of firmer market fundamentals signal positive performances across various asset classes.

UBP dans la presse 06.02.2024

Global Outlook 2024: Leading views on the year’s key hedge fund trends

Hedgeweek - Our expert gives its take on prospects for key hedge fund investment strategies in the coming months.

UBP dans la presse 02.02.2024

En 2024, la politique monétaire fera place à la politique budgétaire

Allnews (18.01.2024) - Les experts de l'UBP Norman Villamin et Eleanor Taylor Jolidon présentent leurs prévisions pour l’économie et les marchés actions.

UBP dans la presse 31.01.2024

Four reasons for the yen’s steady appreciation this year

Börsen-Zeitung (15.01.2024) - Coming into 2024, here at UBP we hold a constructive view on the JPY. We anticipate that it will continue to appreciate over the course of the year, and we envisage a USD/JPY downward move to levels of around 135 by year-end, with risk skewed to the downside of this level. This represents a decline of at least 6% from current levels. Our generally constructive stance on JPY exchange rates reflects several factors.

UBP dans la presse 26.01.2024

A Glittering Outlook: Gold Promises to Shine in 2024

Zawya (20.01.2024) - 2024 will be a strong year for gold. Our expectation of ongoing price increases for the yellow metal is driven by several factors, namely the global decline in inflation, weaker USD exchange rates, increasing concerns regarding US debt sustainability, central bank gold purchases, the resilience of gold trading, and ongoing geopolitical risks.

UBP dans la presse 26.01.2024

«Les déficits budgétaires se creusent encore»

L'Opinion (04.01.2024) Muriel Motte - La meilleure nouvelle de 2024 pourrait être la confirmation de la désinflation mondiale.

UBP dans la presse 25.01.2024

Les valeurs de la tech toujours source de performance

Boursier.com, Arnaud Bivès - Nous n'anticipons pas de baisses des taux directeurs des banques centrales avant le deuxième semestre 2024.