News, Comment & Analysis results for UBS

People Moves
14 June 2024

S64 Names New Chief Technology Officer

The new CTO has delivered "transformational" client-facing digital platforms for major financial...

New Products
14 June 2024

Asia's WRISE Group Expands Hong Kong Offerings With New Pact

The WRISE Prestige business was launched earlier in 2024 to target the mass-affluent segment. The...

New Products
13 June 2024

Singapore's Paragon CM Targets North Asia Wealth Market

The wealth management boutique, headquartered in the Asian city-state, is spreading its business...

Wealth Strategies
12 June 2024

Columbia Threadneedle, UBS Surf Resurgent Japanese Stocks

The Japanese stock market, benefiting from corporate governance reforms that have led to cash...

People Moves
12 June 2024

Franklin Templeton Builds Out Family Offices, Private Banks Offering

The appointment comes as Singapore and Hong Kong are competing as family office hubs. Franklin...

M and A
12 June 2024

HSBC Completes Purchase Of Citigroup's Greater China Retail Wealth Arm

Time will tell whether Citigroup's sale of 14 businesses around the world, from Mexico to Malaysia,...

11 June 2024

Banks Tighten Client Scrutiny Amid Singapore's Money Laundering Saga – Report

Perhaps, unsurprisingly, banks operating in Singapore are tightening scrutiny of their clients in...

Fund Management
11 June 2024

Standard Chartered Launches VCC Fund, Aims Initially At HNW Clients

Variable Capital Company Funds were initially launched in 2020 as a way for Singapore to be a more...

Banking Crisis
10 June 2024

Bondholders Sue Switzerland Over Credit Suisse Bonds

The lawsuit is taking place in New York because this is where the AT1 bonds were registered,...

7 June 2024

A Pivotal Development In DIFC Corporate Structuring

The Dubai International Financial Centre recently announced plans for how certain companies might...

Comment & Analysis results for UBS

M and A
18 September 2020

WEALTH TALK: Focus On Possible Bank Mega-Merger

It may be a speculative story at this stage, but a recent report, quoting unnamed sources, saying...

WM Market Reports
30 October 2018

EDITORIAL ANALYSIS: The Challenge, Opportunity From China's Billionaire Explosion

Last week's UBS/PwC report contained many interesting elements, with the astonishing rise of...

12 April 2018

EXCLUSIVE: The Rise Of Financial Intermediaries In Asia

Financial intermediaries, under different names, are expanding in Asia but how independent and open...

8 February 2018

UBS Says Forces Build Behind Sustainable Investment

The CIO head of impact investing at UBS Wealth Management has said three factors are driving the...

WM Market Reports
6 June 2017

New Research - External Asset Managers In Asia - New Directions For Rapidly-Expanding Sector

This news service is proud to unveil a major new report on the external asset manager sector in...

1 September 2016

FEATURE: Innovation Labs – Style Or Substance?

Banks are busily setting up innovation labs - but how successful have these ventures been so far...

WM Market Reports
9 June 2016

EXCLUSIVE: Launch Of Research Report - The Rise Of The External Asset Manager In Asia

This news service is launching a research report with UBS about the rise of external asset managers...

11 December 2013

EXCLUSIVE: Equality For Women Is The Ultimate "High-Yield Investment" - UBS Forum

In the third in a series of articles from the UBS Global Forum on Philanthropy, this publication...

6 November 2013

Defining Professional Investors: Focus On Dubai, Singapore And Hong Kong

Chris Hamblin examines the rules that surround this peculiar class of client in the financial hubs...

10 May 2013

Summary Of Latest Wealth Management, Bank Results

Here is the latest roundup of quarterly results from wealth management operations around the world,...