Thomas Kaegi (Moderator) , Michael Baldinger (Head of Sustainability), Martijn Oosterwoud (Head of SI investment specialists)
Explore Sustainable Investment Opportunities at our next webinar.
Recent years have seen sustainable investing (SI) shift to the mainstream. This growing demand has been fueled by investors seeking to align their investments to their values. UBS Asset Management sits at the forefront of this transformation, having offered sustainable solutions for over 20 years. We continue to expand our offering and services, helping you align your sustainability objectives, without compromising your financial goals.
We will share with you our proprietary SI market insights, our approach to ESG integration in our mainstream investments and introduce you to a set of innovative sustainability focused strategies.
The enduring appeal of private equity real estate was reinforced by the volatility in more liquid assets at the end of 2018. This popularity was reflected in last year's investment volumes as well as 2019's first investor intention surveys. Fundamentals are broadly healthy, but the pace of price growth has slowed and the focus is now on the value of income
L'appuntamento mensile con il tuo specialista di mercato.
Scopri le tre soluzioni di UBS Asset Management nell'universo obbligazionario globale che offrono accesso ad opportunità di investimento attraverso portafogli diversificati e con una qualità media elevata. La natura flessibile delle strategie, inoltre, permette di deviare dai rispettivi benchmark spaziando su diversi segmenti del credito che presentano valutazioni interessanti.
Merchant power risk, data infrastructure investments and politics are just some of key themes we expect to impact infrastructure investments this year. For more insights, read the accompanying outlook paper.
UBS Asset Management is a large-scale asset manager, with a presence in 23 countries. We offer investment capabilities and investment styles across all major traditional and alternative asset classes as well as platform solutions and advisory support, to institutions, wholesale intermediaries and wealth management clients.
We take a connected approach to find the answers to our clients' investment challenges. Our global capabilities include equity, fixed income, currency, hedge funds, real estate, infrastructure and private equity investment capabilities that can also be combined into customized solutions and multi asset strategies. Complementing our investment offering, we provide professional white labelling services including fund set-up, accounting, asset valuation, NAV calculation and reporting elements for traditional and alternative funds.
Invested assets totaled USD 781 (EUR 682 billion, GBP 612 billion, CHF 768 billion) as of 31 December 2018. We are a leading fund house in Europe, the largest mutual fund manager in Switzerland , Europe's third largest money manager and the top foreign firm in China . We also have a fast-growing and sizeable passive offering, being among the top 10 firms globally and second largest Europe-based passive player as well as fourth largest ETF provider in Europe , innovating in areas such as smart beta and alternative indices.
We are a truly global firm with principal offices in Chicago, Frankfurt, Hartford, Hong Kong, London, New York, Singapore, Sydney, Tokyo and Zurich.