UBS AG is a Swiss global financial services company. The Company provides wealth management, asset management, and investment banking services for private, corporate, and institutional clients worldwide, and is generally considered to be a bulge bracket bank.

Company Growth (employees)
Zurich, CH
Size (employees)
60,796 (est)+3%
UBS was founded in 1862 and is headquartered in Zurich, CH

Key People/Management at UBS

Sergio Ermotti

Sergio Ermotti

Group Chief Executive Officer
Martin Blessing

Martin Blessing

President Personal & Corporate Banking and President UBS Switzerland
Markus Diethelm

Markus Diethelm

Group General Counsel
Kirt Gardner

Kirt Gardner

Group Chief Financial Officer
Christian Bluhm

Christian Bluhm

Group Chief Risk Officer
Sabine Keller-Busse

Sabine Keller-Busse

Group Head Human Resources
Ulrich Körner

Ulrich Körner

President Asset Management and President UBS Europe, Middle East and Africa
Axel Lehmann

Axel Lehmann

Group Chief Operating Officer
Tom Naratil

Tom Naratil

President Wealth Management Americas and President UBS Americas
Andrea Orcel

Andrea Orcel

President Investment Bank
Kathryn Shih

Kathryn Shih

President UBS Asia Pacific
Jürg Zeltner

Jürg Zeltner

President Wealth Management

UBS Office Locations

UBS has offices in Zurich, London, Basel, Stamford and in 17 other locations
Zurich, CH (HQ)
Bahnhofstr. 45
New York, US
299 Park Avenue
New York, US
1285 Avenue of the Americas
Weehawken, US
Lincoln Harbor Facility, 800, 1000 and 1200 Harbor Boulevard
Chicago, US
1 North Wacker Drive
Stamford, US
677 Washington Boulevard
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UBS Financials and Metrics

UBS Financials


Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

63.2 b

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)

UBS's current market capitalization is $63.2 b.
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UBS Operating Metrics

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UBS Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
UBS Securities Pte. Ltd.
UBS Limited
UBS Securities LLC
UBS Hedge Fund Solutions LLC
UBS Securities Australia Ltd
UBS Group Funding (Jersey) Ltd.
UBS Financial Services Inc.
UBS Asset Management (Deutschland) GmbH
UBS Asset Management (Hong Kong) Limited
UBS Fund Management (Luxembourg) S.A.
UBS Fund Management (Switzerland) AG
UBS Securities (Thailand) Ltd
UBS Securities Japan Co., Ltd.
Topcard Service AG
UBS Americas Holding LLC
UBS Switzerland AG
UBS Americas Inc.
UBS Asset Management (Americas) Inc.
UBS Asset Management (Singapore) Ltd
UBS Asset Management (UK) Ltd
UBS Card Center AG
UBS O'Connor LLC
UBS Real Estate Securities Inc.
UBS Services LLC
UBS Asset Management AG
UBS Europe SE
UBS Asset Management (Australia) Ltd
UBS Asset Management (Japan) Ltd
UBS Business Solutions US LLC
UBS Credit Corp.
UBS Fund Advisor, L.L.C.
UBS Realty Investors LLC
UBS Securities India Private Limited
UBS South Africa (Proprietary) Limited
UBS UK Properties Limited
UBS Business Solutions AG
UBS Group Funding (Switzerland) AG
ConsensoMay 23, 2017
Link InvestimentosFebruary 28, 2013
Luxembourg Financial GroupApril 14, 2011$36.2 m
PaineWebberJuly 23, 2000$10.8 b

UBS Market Value History

UBS Median Salaries

Source: 806 public H-1B filings from UBS

UBS's Web-traffic and Trends

UBS Online and Social Media Presence

UBS News and Updates

UBS AM reveals its predictions for hot investment trends in 2018

The asset management arm of banking giant UBS has revealed its predictions for the investment landscape in 2018. Emerging markets should provide opportunities in the year ahead, UBS Asset Management predicted, citing forecasts which suggest earnings growth in these regions will be stronger than a…

Big banks’ blockchain specialists are flocking to cryptocurrency firms in search of freedom

Executives tasked with exploring blockchain tech for banks and consulting firms are finding it harder and harder to resist going full crypto. Case in point:…

Phillip Hammond must try to argue the economy can maintain growth in 2018

Swiss bank UBS upgraded Britain’s economic growth forecast for 2017 and 2018 on Friday. The bank, which had forecast the economy would grow a measly 0.7 per cent in 2018, revised its projection up to 1.1 per cent. It also said the British economy would grow by 1.5 per cent in 2017. Admittedly,…

UBS delivers chunky UK GDP growth upgrade

The UK economy today received a big vote of confidence from Swiss banking giant UBS, which upgraded next year's GDP growth forecasts by over a half. Britain is projected to grow by 1.1 per cent in 2018, UBS said, up from a previous forecast of 0.7 per cent.  And following a slightly stronger-t…

Don't pack up your portfolios yet, Christmas has come early

With 41 days to go, it seems Christmas has come early this year for many investors. The returns in 2017, at least for equity investors, are staggering. The DAX, a blue chip index consisting of the 30 major German companies, is higher by some 16 per cent since the start of the year. The S&P…

Gold demand in third quarter weakest for eight years

Gold demand dropped to an eight-year low in the third quarter as flows into exchange-traded funds (ETFs) weakened and jewellery demand in India dragged. Demand for the yellow metal fell by nine per cent year-on-year to 915 tonnes, according to data published today by the World Gold Council (WGC).…
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UBS Company Life and Culture

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