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


UBS said to be 'very pessimistic'

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UBS is “very pessimistic” about reaching an agreement with French authorities to settle a case of alleged tax fraud that forced the bank to post a $1.2bn bond to cover any potential penalties three years ago, Journal du Dimanche reported.

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Deutsche Bank - Foyer Undersphere

Deutsche Bank has hired Glenn Rewick, most recently head of healthcare M&A for UBS Group AG in Europe, Middle East and Africa, as a managing director in its San Francisco office, according to an internal memo reviewed by Reuters.


Rumours Of Mass Defections At Top Firm Are Greatly Exaggerated

From reading the press in recent weeks, you could be forgiven for thinking that UBS, especially UBS Investment Bank, is having a hard time of it keeping its senior staff. Hardly a week seems to go by without a retirement, departure or resignation. But that's not actually the case.

The World's Most Successful Traders In 2004 ?

We all know that whereas M&A was once King, the torch has now passed to the trading boys. Well, Trader Monthly magazine recently published its second annual list of the world's most successful traders (for 2004). The magazine has estimated what each trader makes by speaking to hundreds of industry sources, and sometimes the traders themselves. Because it is difficult to get a precise number, an earnings range has been applied against each trader's name. Here are the guys at the Top of that list:

Deutsche 'Gay' Said To Have Called It A Day

Sid Saeed, the former Deutsche Bank back office staffer, who used newish anti-discrimination rules to claim that he was disadvantaged and ridiculed because of his race and the fact that he is homosexual, is said to have reached an out of court settlement with the bank for an undisclosed sum.