UBS has a complete range of banking services, and it primarily deals in wealth management, asset management and investment banking, explains its official website. UBS provides its services both in the United States and around the world.Continue Reading
In 2015, the Euromoney Awards for Excellence named UBS the Best Global Wealth Manager, according to UBS.com. The bank offers a tax planning guide and information on long-term financial planning, including family planning through life insurance and retirement savings. A customer with more than $250,000 in an account with UBS receives personalized advice and a dedicated financial advisor, reports Brokerage Review.
With more than 150 years in the banking industry, UBS has 300 branches and about 4,700 employees working directly with customers. The firm's headquarters are in Switzerland, but it has offices in 50 countries. Axel A. Weber is the chairman of the board for the international bank as of 2015, notes its official website. The stock ticker symbol for the UBS Group is UBS, and it trades on the New York Stock Exchange, according to Yahoo! Finance.
In 2015, UBS was the world's 24th largest bank, with more than $1 trillion in assets, according to Accuity. The world's largest bank is the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, with about $3 trillion in assets.Learn more about Financial Planning