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Analisi 21.02.2018

Asian markets welcome the Year of the Dog

From the Desk of a Fund Manager (February 2018): New Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s first day on the job saw him take up the post following an unexpected pick-up in US wage data in January.

Analisi 20.02.2018

Le ragioni dietro la correzione del prezzo del petrolio

Il prezzo del petrolio WTI è stabile dall’inizio dell’anno dopo aver visto, nel 2018, il miglior esordio in oltre un decennio e aver raggiunto un il livello massimo di 66,5 dollari a metà gennaio.

Comunicati stampa 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.

UBP in the press 15.02.2018

Perché puntare sulle convertibili nella fase avanzata del ciclo economico

A 2018 avviato, dopo un anno di record, una domanda è sulla bocca di tutti: cosa ci si può ragionevolmente aspettare da ora in avanti?

Analisi 08.02.2018

Spotlight: Normalisation of long-term yields

The next stage in the post-2008 transition.
UBP in the press 07.02.2018

Azionario, nel 2018 puntare sulle small cap europee

Nel 2017 le small cap europee hanno registrato una solida performance, con un rendimento del 19,03% da parte dell'indice MSCI Europe Small Cap, rispetto al rendimento dell'indice MSCI Europe del 10,24%*. Le imprese più piccole hanno registrato notevoli risultati per diversi anni dopo la crisi finanziaria e hanno messo a punto nel lungo periodo un track record di buoni ritorni relativi.

Analisi 26.05.2017

The time is right for convertible bonds

The beginning of a trend

UBP in the press 14.09.2017

Exclusive interview with Guy de Picciotto

Neue Zürcher Zeitung (NZZ) - Guy de Picciotto, CEO of Geneva-based bank UBP, believes the financial sector could be at the start of a new era, past problems have been solved, and banks now have the chance to draw on their traditional strengths.

UBP in the press 12.09.2017

Five questions to Norman Villamin

NZZ am Sonntag (10.09.2017) - Interview with Norman Villamin, Chief Investment Officer (CIO) Private Banking and Head of Asset Allocation.

Comunicati stampa 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.

UBP in the press 06.02.2018

Swiss equities: sustained growth driven by emerging countries

Contrary to some small- & mid-cap (SMID) segments of stock indices, the SPI Extra is not necessarily more of a reflection of the domestic economy than the wider Swiss equity market, where more than 90% of company revenues are generated abroad. Swiss SMIDs are broadly as international.

UBP in the press 05.02.2018

EM, catastrophe bonds, hedge funds seen as options to invest

Gulf News (05.02.2018) - The US 10-year treasury note jumped to as high as 2.75% last week on expectations of higher inflation and rates

Analisi 01.02.2018

Addressing systemic risks in China would extend the Asian rally

From the Desk of a Fund Manager (January): The global equity rally in 2017 stemmed not only from subdued geopolitical risks, but also in part from growing evidence of a pickup in world economic trade and a recovery in commodity prices.

Analisi 30.01.2018

US tax cut: a catalyst for small cap stocks

Both chambers of the US Congress are targeting a tax cut which could reach USD 1.5tn over the next decade. Much has been made of the recent US tax reform.

Analisi 29.01.2018

What is the ECB’s strategy?

Focus on the ECB’s monetary policy: still accommodative, but for how long?
UBP in the press 24.01.2018

"An acquisition in Asia would be of interest"

Finanz und Wirtschaft (24.01.2018) - Guy de Picciotto, CEO of UBP, talks about the 2017 financial year, and explains why his international clients are not showing much concern about negative interest rates on the Swiss franc. The head of one of the biggest family-owned banks also tells us where UBP is looking to expand in the future.

Comunicati stampa 18.01.2018

UBP: l’utile netto sale a 220,4 milioni di CHF (+25% a/a)

Lʼutile netto dell’esercizio 2017 si attesta a 220,4 milioni di CHF, in aumento del 25% e di 44 milioni di CHF rispetto al dato di fine 2016 pari a 176,4 milioni di CHF. Il cost/income ratio, a dimostrazione dei solidi risultati del Gruppo, si è ridotto a quota 64,1%, in miglioramento rispetto al 67,9% riportato a fine 2016. Il patrimonio in gestione sale a 125,3 miliardi di CHF, riportando una crescita del 5,9% rispetto ai 118,3 miliardi di CHF di fine 2016.