For 150 years, UBS has been working with private, institutional and corporate clients and also retail clients in Switzerland.
Its business strategy focuses on its strong position as a global wealth manager and leading universal bank in Switzerland, supported by its global asset management and investment bank activities. It aims to deliver capital efficiency and concentrates on business areas that offer excellent opportunities for structural growth and earnings prospects.
UBS has headquarters in Zurich and Basel, and is present in more than 50 countries and all the key financial centers. The bank employs around 60,000 staff worldwide. UBS AG is the parent company of the UBS Group. UBS AG is a corporation. The Group's operational structure comprises the Corporate Center and five business units: Wealth Management, Wealth Management Americas, Retail and Corporate, Global Asset Management and the Investment Bank.
Facts and figures (2013)
|Operating income||CHF 27'732 Mio.|
|Assets under management||CHF 2390 Mia.|
UBS is Switzerland's leading universal bank. It is active in its home market across all five of its business areas – Retail, Wealth Management, Corporate and Institutional Banking, Asset Management and Investment Banking – and holds a leading position in all of them. Seamless cooperation between all the different business areas means that UBS can offer its clients a comprehensive range of financial products and services that will meet their needs whatever their life circumstances.