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UBS is a diversified global financial services company providing financial advice and solutions to private, institutional, and corporate clients. It offers wealth management, asset management, personal and corporate banking, and investment banking services.

TypePublic
Founded1862
HQZürich, CH
Websiteubs.com
Employee Ratings3.5
Culture scoreD+

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)66,888(+10%)
Job Openings1,083
Revenue (FY, 2018)$43 B(+17%)
Share Price (May 2020)$9.8 (-1%)

Key People/Management at UBS

Ralph Hamers

Ralph Hamers

Group Chief Executive Officer
Kreg Ian Pearless

Kreg Ian Pearless

Executive Director Branch Manager Houston, TX
Olivia V

Olivia V

Executive Team Assistant
Kristen Sprenger

Kristen Sprenger

Associate Director Texas Assistant Market Head
Bin Shi

Bin Shi

Head of China Equities
Georgia Paphiti

Georgia Paphiti

Chief Financial Officer
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UBS Office Locations

UBS has offices in Zürich, Basel, Chicago, New York and in 45 other locations
Zürich, CH (HQ)
Bahnhofstrasse 45
Basel, CH
Aeschenvorstadt 1
Sydney, AU
Level 16/2 Chifley Square
Wien, AT
Wächtergasse 1
Manama, BH
Bahrain Financial Harbour
São Paulo, BR
Av. Brg. Faria Lima, 4440 - 7° Andar / 9° Andar - Itaim Bibi
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UBS Financials and Metrics

UBS Revenue

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UBS's revenue was reported to be $42.96 b in FY, 2018 which is a 17% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q3, 2019)

10.3b

Gross profit (Q3, 2019)

7.1b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2019), %

68.8%

Net income (Q3, 2019)

1.1b

Market capitalization (22-May-2020)

35.2b

Closing stock price (22-May-2020)

9.8

Cash (30-Sept-2019)

92.3b

EV

126.7b
UBS's current market capitalization is $35.2 b.
Annual
CHFFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

35.7b36.7b43.0b

Revenue growth, %

(4%)3%17%

Cost of goods sold

7.4b7.7b12.7b

Gross profit

28.3b29.1b30.2b
Quarterly
CHFQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Revenue

9.2b9.5b9.0b9.8b11.2b10.3b10.5b10.9b10.3b

Cost of goods sold

1.7b2.3b1.9b2.1b3.6b3.0b3.3b3.4b3.2b

Gross profit

7.5b7.3b7.1b7.7b7.6b7.3b7.2b7.5b7.1b

Gross profit Margin, %

82%76%79%79%68%71%69%69%69%
Annual
CHFFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

91.3b107.8b87.8b108.4b

Accounts Receivable

323.9b319.5b333.3b337.2b

PP&E

7.7b8.3b8.8b9.3b

Goodwill

6.2b6.3b6.2b6.4b
Annual
CHFFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

6.4b3.3b1.1b4.5b

Depreciation and Amortization

1.0b1.1b1.1b1.3b

Cash From Operating Activities

3.1b(16.5b)(50.9b)28.9b

Purchases of PP&E

(1.8b)(1.8b)(1.6b)(1.7b)
Quarterly
CHFQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Net Income

1.3b2.5b3.4b1.5b2.8b4.1b1.1b2.5b32.3b

Depreciation and Amortization

276.0m542.0m814.0m288.0m588.0m907.0m443.0m887.0m1.3b

Cash From Operating Activities

(8.7b)(22.7b)(37.6b)3.3b16.3b7.4b4.0b1.6b(2.8b)

Purchases of PP&E

(315.0m)(720.0m)(1.1b)(365.0m)(819.0m)(1.2b)(367.0m)(782.0m)(1.2b)
USDY, 2019

EV/CFO

-45.3 x

Debt/Equity

3.3 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

17.3 x
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UBS Operating Metrics

UBS's Assets Under Management was reported to be $781b in FY, 2018.
FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Assets Under Management

CHF650 bCHF656 bCHF776 b$781 b

Assets Under Management (Equities)

CHF219 bCHF220 bCHF293 b$285 b

Assets Under Management (Fixed Income)

CHF208 bCHF210 bCHF242 b$253 b

Assets Under Management (Multi Assets & Solutions)

CHF123 bCHF121 bCHF126 b$120 b
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UBS Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
ConsensoMay 23, 2017
Link InvestimentosFebruary 28, 2013
Luxembourg Financial GroupApril 14, 2011$36.20 m
PaineWebberJuly 23, 2000$10.80 b
OOO UBS Bank
Topcard Service AG
UBS AG
UBS Americas Holding LLC
UBS Americas Inc.
UBS Asset Management AG
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UBS Revenue Breakdown

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UBS revenue breakdown by business segment: 13.5% from Personal & Corporate Banking, 26.1% from Investment Bank, 6.0% from AssetManagement and 54.4% from Global Wealth Management

Human Capital Metrics

UBS's employees are reported to be approximately 39% female and 61% male.
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UBS Online and Social Media Presence

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UBS Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    D+

    59/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    71/100

  • Compensation

    D+

    55/100

  • Diversity

    C-

    61/100

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UBS News and Updates

UBS lays out market strategies for all 3 economic-reopening scenarios, from a successful recovery to a COVID-19 resurgence

Uncertainty around the coronavirus pandemic's trajectory has led Mark Haefele — chief investment officer at UBS — to detail three strategies for various economic-reopening scenarios. The bank's more optimistic scenario sees the US avoiding a second wave of COVID-19 cases and reopening through June…

UBS is pitching more 'blank-check' companies to rich clients and family offices — and it's a big shift from how SPACs traditionally raise money

UBS is pitching special purpose acquisition companies — so-called blank-check companies — to its massive wealth-management network.  Jeff Mortara, head of ECM origination at UBS, told Business Insider that SPACs offer a good counter-balance to the long-term, illiquid alternative investments high-n…

NewsWatch: Three post-coronacrisis scenarios, and how to invest for each, according to UBS

Depending on your view of how the next few months go, UBS Wealth Management has a set of investing options for each of three scenarios.

I spent years as a top exec at UBS, Citigroup, and Royal Bank of Canada preparing leaders for an uncertain future. This is the 4-step mental exercise anyone can use to weather a major career change.

Anita Sands was the head of innovation and process design at RBC (Royal Bank of Canada), head of transformation at Citigroup, and head of change leadership at UBS, in addition to being a board director. She says that although no one knows what the reality after coronavirus looks like, there are ce…

Stealth BioTherapeutics to Present at UBS Virtual Global Healthcare Conference

BOSTON, May 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Stealth BioTherapeutics Corp (Nasdaq: MITO), a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of novel therapies for diseases involving mitochondrial dysfunction, today announced that Reenie McCarthy,...

Gold has 'growing potential' to break $1,800 an ounce, says UBS

Gold prices could "break the highs" seen earlier this year, after declining in March along with assets across the board, according to UBS Investment Bank's Joni Teves.
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UBS Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was UBS founded?

    UBS was founded in 1862.

  • Who are UBS key executives?

    UBS's key executives are Ralph Hamers, Kreg Ian Pearless and Olivia V.

  • How many employees does UBS have?

    UBS has 66,888 employees.

  • What is UBS revenue?

    Latest UBS annual revenue is $43 b.

  • What is UBS revenue per employee?

    Latest UBS revenue per employee is $642.3 k.

  • Who are UBS competitors?

    Competitors of UBS include Deutsche Bank, Credit Suisse and Banco Santander.

  • Where is UBS headquarters?

    UBS headquarters is located at Bahnhofstrasse 45, Zürich.

  • Where are UBS offices?

    UBS has offices in Zürich, Basel, Chicago, New York and in 45 other locations.

  • How many offices does UBS have?

    UBS has 54 offices.