Wednesday May 15
Acquisition Bolsters Julius Baer Results
Julius Baer Group AG said Wednesday that assets under management rose 16% from the end of 2012 but cautioned investors that growth in new funds is being pressured by a crackdown on suspected tax evaders in Europe.
Tue May 14, 2013
Deutsche Bank AG (USA) (DB): Some Big Scandals
Scandals related to Deutsche Bank AG 's alleged misconduct have cost investors, and it cost them huge.
Mon May 13, 2013
Miner ETF Risk Gauge Screams - Duck' ... or - Buy'
A look behind the numbers by Namitha Jagadeesh and Cecile Vannucci of Bloomberg News finds that the SPDR Metals & Mining ETF is reaching something of a crescendo of investor worry.
Swiss Bank Confirms U.S. Probe
NPB Neue Privat Bank AG, a private asset manager catering to wealthy clients, confirmed Monday it is being investigated by the U.S. Justice Department as part of an effort to track down Americans evading tax obligations.
Fri May 10, 2013
Hedge Fund News: Steven Cohen, Dan Loeb, Agrium Inc.
Steven Cohen 's SAC Capital Advisors LP is giving clients more time to decide whether to pull money from the firm's hedge funds amid a government investigation of insider trading, said a person familiar with the matter.
Wed May 08, 2013
BlackRock, Inc. (BLK) Has Strong Fundamentals, Should You Buy?
Its stock has been outperforming the market every year. Even this year, the stock has risen around 33%, compared to gain of more than 13% in the S&P 500 index.
UBS revamp tests private banking unit
ZURICH: In a 16th century Swiss castle in March the boss of UBS challenged the head of its private bank to explain his plans for overhauling the business of managing the money of the rich.
The Globe and Mail
UBS overhaul ups pressure on private banking head
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Tue May 07, 2013
UBS Names New Wealth Head, Loses More Fixed Income Talent
UBS's brokerage unit has named a new head for its private wealth management division, as the company looks to expand its business catering to clients with $10m or more in investable assets Tobin had only been at UBS since early 2012, having joined from Bank of America Merrill Lynch where he was a syndicate director within FIG.
Mon May 06, 2013
Citigroup Inc. (C): Why It Is Booming
Two hours after the opening bell, Citigroup Inc. is already up a healthy 1.36%, following in the footsteps of the rest of its peers.
Sun May 05, 2013
UBS listening to shareholders on wealth management split
UBS AG is always looking at all shareholder suggestions, Chief Executive Officer Sergio Ermotti said, a day after investor Knight Vinke Asset Management LLC called for a spinoff of the lender's investment bank.
Sat May 04, 2013
UBS to Vacate Most of Park Avenue Tower as Space Up for Sublease
UBS AG , the Swiss bank that is cutting about 10,000 jobs, plans to move out of almost three-quarters of the space it rents at Manhattan 's 299 Park Ave.
Fri May 03, 2013
Top-Moving Foreign Bank on News
UBS AG is a client-focused financial services company that offers a combination of wealth management, asset management and investment banking services on a global and regional basis.
StockCall Early Morning Insight into UBS, FNF, RHP, and SF
StockCall.com Provides Stock Research on UBS AG, Fidelity National Financial Inc., Ryman Hospitality Properties Inc., and Stifel Financial Corp Equity markets rebounded sharply on Thursday, paring almost all of the losses from the previous trading session.
Thu May 02, 2013
The Washington Post
UBS Hires Jim Voorheis to Lead Americas Specialty Finance
Voorheis, who will join the company in July, will also be a managing director in the financial institutions group, according to an internal memo confirmed by the bank.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Ubs Ag (Adr) (Ubs): Why Not To Give In Here
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission is pushing for new regulations that would affect the way American based banks are allowed to operate overseas.
This Is London
Shareholder urges UBS to split up investment bank
Activist shareholder Knight Vinke today called on Swiss bank UBS to split up its investment bank, most of which is based in London, from its wealth-management and domestic banking activities.
The Washington Post
UBS Urged to Split Investment Bank as Ermotti Defends Overhaul
UBS AG Chief Executive Officer Sergio Ermotti defended his overhaul of Switzerland's biggest lender as investor Knight Vinke Asset Management LLC called for a spinoff of its investment bank.
Wed May 01, 2013
J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (JCP) And Other Thoughts That Surpass Consensus
There is always a high demand for out-of-consensus ideas as these are easy shots to make money.
Mid-Morning Market Update: Markets Down, Pfizer Cuts 2013 View
Following the market opening Tuesday, the Dow traded down 0.39 percent to 14,761.62 while the NASDAQ declined 0.08 percent to 3,304.35. The S&P also fell, dropping 0.26 percent to 1,589.54. Index Technicals: The S&P is stalling at its 1,556/1,597 highs, with 1,575 acting as support below.