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

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UBS hits back

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UBS hit back angrily at a French tax verdict a day after it was hit with a record $5.1 billion penalty, calling the decision a “copy and paste” of prosecution documents.

UBS shifts assets, Goldman promotes

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The impact of Brexit on London’s financial sector came into stark relief as a judge approved plans by a UBS unit to shift some of its U.K. business - involving assets valued at more than $36.5bn to Germany.

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An ex-Nomura trader has started a hedge fund focused on emerging-market corporate bonds at a money manager backed by Tencent Holdings Ltd.

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Paul Zingarini, a former head of loan trading at RBC Capital Markets, has joined the loan trading team at MUFG as the bank seeks to expand its loan origination and distribution efforts.

Global M&A Deals League Table - 2005 To Date

Thomson Financial has just released a worldwide announced advisory league table. This table is based on the number of deals firms' have worked on this year to 17th March. The table excludes equity carveouts, withdrawn deals and open market repurchases.

Who's Been Hired Or Is On The Up ?

Citigroup has hired Carl Scott to head up its European interest rates exotic trading division. Scott, previously at WestLB, will replace Marco Arosio, who is taking up a new role in Citigroup's interest rate structuring team.

Tragedy Strikes Financial District Again

Tragedy struck Canada's financial district Wednesday, after 8 people (7 from law firm McCarthy Tetrault and a messenger who was meant to be passing through) were caught in a lift in the Toronto Dominion Bank Tower in downtown Toronto.

The E-Mail That Should Have Saved Lehman Brothers

The Wall Street Journal reports that, contrary to what former Lehman executives would have you believe, the New York Fed did give the firm the opportunity to borrow from the central bank on emergency terms on September 14th - the day Lehman filed for bankruptcy - provided it had the collateral.

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UBS hits back

UBS hit back angrily at a French tax verdict a day after it was hit with a record $5.1 billion penalty, calling the decision a “copy and paste” of prosecution documents.