UBS

Headquartered in Zurich and Basel, UBS is a global firm providing financial services to private, corporate and institutional clients.

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UBS sees strong net new money, CEO remains cautious

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Swiss bank UBS reported earnings in line with forecasts on Tuesday, as its wealth management business attracted strong inflows, but said it saw "abnormally low" transaction volumes in the first quarter as clients became more risk averse.

Ex-UBS trader to help authorities in currency probe

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A currency trader from the Cartel chatroom -- the instant-messaging group the U.S. government named in wringing guilty pleas from five global banks - has been helping prosecutors who are trying to build foreign-exchange manipulation cases against individuals, according to two people familiar with the matter.

UBS said to face fresh hurdle

Hurdles

UBS became a favourite with investors and the envy of European rivals after Chief Executive Officer Sergio Ermotti scaled back its trading unit to focus on managing the more than $2tril that wealthy customers have at the bank.

UBS boosts hedge fund allocation

Hedge Maze

UBS boosted its recommended allocation to hedge funds for the second time in as many years, saying that the strategy will provide stability amid volatile markets.

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UBS sees strong net new money, CEO remains cautious

Swiss bank UBS reported earnings in line with forecasts on Tuesday, as its wealth management business attracted strong inflows, but said it saw "abnormally low" transaction volumes in the first quarter as clients became more risk averse.

Staff Said To Have Worked In Fear

Here's the testimony of Mark Froeba, who, before leaving in 2007, was jointly responsible for evaluating all Moody's new CLO rating guidelines, before the US Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission Wednesday.

Goldman & Morgan Stanley - 'The Days Of The Big Bonuses Are Gone'

The US Federal Reserve has agreed to Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley becoming bank holding companies, subject to increased regulation and new capital requirements. With the collapse of Bear Stearns in March, the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers last week and the forthcoming Bank of America acquistion of Merrill Lynch, we have now seen the end of the investment banking model that has dominanted Wall Street for the last two decades.

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UBS sees strong net new money, CEO remains cautious

Swiss bank UBS reported earnings in line with forecasts on Tuesday, as its wealth management business attracted strong inflows, but said it saw "abnormally low" transaction volumes in the first quarter as clients became more risk averse.