UBS to close more branches

UBS to close more branches

Jan. 13, 2021, 6:21 a.m.
UBS is to close 1 in 5 of its branches in Switzerland with the loss of 150 jobs.
UBS ups its forecast for next year

UBS ups its forecast for next year

Dec. 2, 2020, 6:45 a.m.
The bank UBS says the economy in 2021 will perform better than first predicted.
UBS linked to major European bank purchase

UBS linked to major European bank purchase

Sept. 21, 2020, 6:43 a.m.
UBS may be looking to buy a major European bank. Reports in yesterday’s SonntagsZeiting suggest Deutsche Bank, ...
UBS and Credit Suisse could merge

UBS and Credit Suisse could merge

Sept. 15, 2020, 8:05 a.m.
The two main Swiss banks, UBS and Credit Suisse, could merge. The rumour broke yesterday afternoon.
Swiss franc predicted to reach one to one with euro

Swiss franc predicted to reach one to one with euro

June 18, 2020, 9:04 a.m.
The chief economist at UBS says he expects the Swiss franc to continue to strengthen until it reaches parity with the...
UBS boss donates CHF 1m to Covid-19 victims

UBS boss donates CHF 1m to Covid-19 victims

March 31, 2020, 10:05 a.m.
UBS boss Sergio Ermotti has donated CHF 1 million to coronavirus victims - funded from his family’s foundation.
UBS reported as shareholder in company suppressing Uyghur Muslims in China

UBS reported as shareholder in company suppressing Uyghur Muslims in China

Dec. 16, 2019, 9:22 a.m.
It’s being reported the Swiss bank UBS is a major shareholder in a surveillance company which is heavily involv...
UBS to stop paying interest rate on savings accounts

UBS to stop paying interest rate on savings accounts

May 22, 2019, 9:47 a.m.
Switzerland's largest bank, UBS, is to stop paying interest on savings accounts for adults.
UBS and Deutsche Bank in merger discussions

UBS and Deutsche Bank in merger discussions

April 24, 2019, 9:58 a.m.
The banks UBS and Deutsche Bank are in merger discussions according to the Financial Times.
UBS bank faces EUR 3.7bn tax evasion fine

UBS bank faces EUR 3.7bn tax evasion fine

Nov. 9, 2018, 8:55 a.m.
The bank UBS is facing a massive fine from a French court.
Man robs bank with screwdriver

Man robs bank with screwdriver

Jan. 23, 2018, 6:30 a.m.
A bank robber escaped with several thousand in cash – armed only with a screw driver.
UBS head says Bitcoin is a bubble

UBS head says Bitcoin is a bubble

Dec. 18, 2017, 6:48 a.m.
The head of UBS is warning Bitcoin is a bubble that’s bound to burst.
Credit Suisse pays US fine to end forex investigation

Credit Suisse pays US fine to end forex investigation

Nov. 15, 2017, 7:18 a.m.
Credit Suisse has agreed to pay USD125m as a fine to US authorities following an investigation into how the bank set ...
Investigations continue into toilet cash mystery

Investigations continue into toilet cash mystery

Oct. 23, 2017, 6:58 a.m.
Investigations are continuing as to why someone would want to flush thousands of euros down toilets in Geneva.
Labour shortage predicted by UBS report

Labour shortage predicted by UBS report

July 14, 2017, 7:11 a.m.
Switzerland will face a labour shortage of up to half a million people within a decade, according to the latest econo...
German government summons Swiss ambassador for spying explanation

German government summons Swiss ambassador for spying explanation

May 4, 2017, 6:40 a.m.
The Swiss and German spying row is heating up as the Swiss ambassador in Berlin has been summoned to the German forei...
Swiss banks urged to pull out of pipeline deal

Swiss banks urged to pull out of pipeline deal

Feb. 23, 2017, 5:22 a.m.
Greenpeace is calling on Swiss banks to pull out of a financing deal for the Dakota pipeline project.
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