UBS AG is a member of UBS Group, a Swiss global financial service provider. In 2015 in response to regulatory requirements UBS AG's Retail & Corporate and Wealth Management businesses in Switzerland were transferred to newly founded UBS Switzerland AG. UBS AG offers wealth management, investment banking and asset management services to individuals, institutions, corporations, governments, and financial intermediaries.
UBS AG is the 2nd largest bank in Switzerland in terms of total assets. In 2018 its total assets were 472,18 bln CHF, providing the bank with the market share of 14.67%. UBS AG is the 2nd largest big bank in Switzerland (out of 4 big banks) having market share of 31.05% amongst the banks of this category.
UBS AG is rated by Fitch, Moody's. Long-term credit rating assigned to the bank by Fitch is AA- (very high credit quality). Long-term credit rating assigned to the bank by Moody's is Aa3 (high grade).
UBS AG participates in the deposit guarantee scheme of Switzerland. This deposit guarantee scheme applies to credit balances made by private individuals (Swiss and foreign), legal entities (Swiss and foreign) and covers up to up to 100,000 CHF per bank per depositor. UBS AG is a member of esisuisse – Deposit Insurance and makes its contributions into it.
UBS AG is a member of UBS (Switzerland).
UBS AG is headquartered in Zürich, Basel.
UBS AG is authorized and supervised by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority.