UBS : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Banks Conspired to Rig Silver, Complaint Claims (SLV, HSBC)

    A new lawsuit filing in New York claims that several investment banks colluded to rig silver prices.
  2. Are Big Banks Becoming More Corrupt? (JPM, C)

    Big banking scandals have been a prominent feature in 2016, but news of corrupt banks is not a new or surprising phenomenon ...
  3. How Financial Advisors Can Meet Clients' Private Banking Needs (UBS, HSBC)

    Wealthy individuals need both wealth management and private banking services. Here's how financial advisors can meet their ...
  4. 4 Books the Former CEO of Westpac Is Reading (WBK)

    Gail Kelly, former CEO of Westpac Banking Corporation (NYSE: WBK), is currently enthralled with four books, each highlighting ...
  5. How Blockchain Technology Could Free Up Billions for Banks (UBS, BK)

    Blockchain technology could save banks billions of dollars by sharply reducing the expenses and time associated with settling ...
  6. Understanding MORL's High Dividend Policy (MORL, UBS)

    Holders of the UBS ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Mortgage REIT ETN often receive a high annual distribution yield. However, ...
  7. UBS to Test Blockchain Settlement System (BK, DB)

    A team of banks led by UBS is developing a digital cash system using the blockchain technology that forms the backbone of ...
  8. Why Gold-Backed ETFs Have More Gold Reserves Than China (GLD, UBS)

    Uncover the factors behind investors' increased demand for gold while discovering the impetus behind the surge in bullion-backed ...
  9. 34% Probability of U.S. Recession by Q1 2017, UBS Warns

    Learn why UBS thinks there is an increasing likelihood of a U.S. recession by 2017, as well as why it believes that high-yield ...
  10. How Deutsche Bank Market Manipulation Impacts Investors (DB)

    Explore the ramifications of Deutsche Bank's admission that it manipulated gold and silver from 2007 to 2014, including its ...
  11. CEFL: UBS ETRACs Mortgage REIT ETN Analysis

    Read an analysis of the UBS ETRACS Monthly Pay 2xLeveraged Closed-End Fund ETN, and learn about the ETN's characteristics ...
  12. MORL: UBS ETRACs Mortgage REIT ETN Analysis

    Learn about the UBS ETRAC Mortgage REIT ETN, and about the investments the ETN makes and its distribution and performance ...
  13. The Top 1% Are Sitting on Their Cash: Here's Why

    Big banks’ wealth management divisions suffered big declines in transaction-based revenues in the first quarter of 2016, ...
  14. Global Transportation: 3 Key Industry Players (BRK-A, AAL)

    Get information on some of the leading publicly-traded companies worldwide that are major players in the transportation industry.
  15. (SH) ProShares Short S&P 500 ETF: Who Is Invested?

    Find out which institutions are investing in the ProShares Short S&P 500 ETF and who's buying, who's selling, and who ...
  16. SPDR Euro STOXX 50 ETF: Who Is Invested?

    Find out which institutional investors are investing in the SPDR Euro STOXX 50 ETF, and who's buying, who's selling, and ...
  17. Henderson Global Investors: Investment Manager Highlight (HGG.L)

    Read about the global operations of Henderson Global Investors, a London-based asset manager with more than $136 billion ...
  18. The Panama Papers: 7 Questions

    The Panama leak contains 11.5 million documents, taking up 2.6 terabytes of storage. In other words, it's a lot to take in. ...
  19. Panama Papers: Top 10 Banks For Offshore Companies (CS, HSBC)

    HSBC is responsible for more than 2,300 offshore companies. UBS and Credit Suisse each account for 1,100, and Royal Bank ...
  20. Cisco's 3 Most Profitable Lines of Business (CSCO)

    Learn about the state of the technology sector, technology giant Cisco Systems and the company's three most profitable lines ...
  21. The 8 Biggest International Asset Managers in 2016 (ALV, LGEN)

    Learn more about eight of the largest investment management companies headquartered in Europe, as ranked by assets under ...
  22. Delaware Investments: Investment Manager Highlight (MQBKY)

    Take a look at the executive leaders and investment professionals who guide investment management at Delaware Investments.
  23. The Top 5 Positions in Credit Suisse's Portfolio (CS)

    Take a look inside the in-house investment portfolio of Credit Suisse Bank and learn about the bank's top five stock holdings ...
  24. The Top Financial Services/Banking Stocks of 2016

    These financial services and banking stocks offer the best potential in 2016 for those with a long-term outlook.
  25. UBS and Aspiration Launch Sustainable Equity Fund

    The Aspiration Redwood Fund began trading in November 2015 following a March registration for this socially conscious financial ...
  26. Aspiration Targets Socially-conscious Consumers (UBS)

    Conscious consumers seek companies that demonstrate corporate social responsibility. Aspiration introduces a new investment ...
  27. How Tom Hayes Fixed Libor 

    For such an important number, the Libor rate was an easy fix. How did Tom Hayes, the main trader involved in the rate fixing ...
  28. Goldman Settling Investor Lawsuit for $270 Million (GS, C)

    Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS) is reaching into its coffers in order to put legal action to rest. The investment bank has agreed ...
  29. Why Millionaires are Running Scared

    Most millionaires don't identify as rich and worry about maintaining their wealth. Here's why.
  30. How to Invest in Asset Management Firms

    Investing in asset management firms puts your money in the hands of experienced finance pros. Consider these five picks. ...
  31. Bitcoin 2.0 Applications (AMZN, EBAY)

    The bitcoin blockchain enables the application of decentralized public ledgers for purposes other than digital currencies ...
  32. How Will Bitcoin 2.0 Change The World? (MSFT, OSTK)

    Since Bitcoin's 2009 launch, the decentralized, peer-to-peer digital currency and payment system has garnered worldwide interest.
  33. Why BBA LIBOR Was Replaced By ICE LIBOR

    We track the reason behind the change in LIBOR's prefix from BBA to ICE.
  34. World's Top 10 Trading Companies

    Which are the top trading firms of the world? Here is the list of the ones with highest trading revenue.
  35. How Wells Fargo Became The Biggest Bank In America

    How does WFC make money? They lend it out at a higher rate than they borrow it at. Simple, right? But the real story is how ...
  36. Should You Add A Securities License To Your Qualifications?

    Clients love planners who sell securities, but a securities license takes a lot of work. Learn if the stress and study are ...
  37. Replace Your Income With Dividend-Paying Investments

    As more and more baby boomers focus on replacing lost income during retirement, the options for dividend-focused investing ...
  38. Five Big Bears Ready To Roar On May 13

    Weekly commentary on some of the biggest bears in the market. This week features Washington Mutual.