UBS - UBS Group AG

NYSE - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
13.640
+0.010 (+0.07%)
As of 10:36AM EST. Market open.
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Previous Close13.630
Open13.570
Bid13.650 x 800
Ask13.660 x 1400
Day's Range13.570 - 13.710
52 Week Range13.010 - 20.890
Volume494,870
Avg. Volume1,857,070
Market Cap51.023B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.43
PE Ratio (TTM)37.68
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield0.65 (4.76%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-05-08
1y Target EstN/A
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  • UBS Confronts U.S., French Lawsuits and Huge Potential Fines
    Bloomberg4 days ago

    UBS Confronts U.S., French Lawsuits and Huge Potential Fines

    The Swiss bank was hit with a long-expected U.S. fraud lawsuit that accused it of fueling the 2008 financial crisis by deceiving investors who bought billions of dollars of risky mortgage-backed securities. In France, the state and prosecutors are seeking as much as 5.3 billion euros ($6 billion) in fines and damages over allegations it helped clients hide money from authorities. “The French are demanding a lot -- probably 10 times more than what I estimate UBS has provisioned,” Daniel Regli, an analyst at MainFirst in Zurich, said by phone.

  • Barrons.com4 days ago

    A Financial Crisis Cloud Still Hovers Over UBS

    The Swiss banking giant pledges to fight a Justice Department lawsuit accusing it of misleading buyers of residential mortgage-backed securities a decade ago.

  • UBS Group Faces Lawsuit for Faulty RMBS Sale & Tax Evasion
    Zacks4 days ago

    UBS Group Faces Lawsuit for Faulty RMBS Sale & Tax Evasion

    UBS Group (UBS) faces charges of deceiving investors in the sale of RMBS along with helping wealthy French people evade taxes.

  • Financial Times4 days ago

    [$$] Week in review, November 10

    who met the man at the heart of the 1MDB scandal. The US Department of Justice said last week that a “high-ranking executive” at Goldman was present at a 2009 meeting between its bankers and Jho Low, the financier who has been charged for his role in a $2.7bn money laundering and bribery scandal. Goldman says it was duped by Asia-based bankers — two of whom are facing criminal charges — and had no idea that Mr Low was operating in the shadows of deals to raise $6.5bn of debt for state fund 1MDB.

  • Reuters4 days ago

    U.S. sues UBS, alleges crisis-era mortgage securities fraud

    The U.S. government on Thursday filed a civil fraud lawsuit accusing UBS Group AG, Switzerland's largest bank, of defrauding investors in its sale of residential mortgage-backed securities leading up to the 2008-09 global financial crisis. UBS was accused of misleading investors about the quality of more than $41 billion of subprime and other risky mortgage loans backing 40 securities offerings in 2006 and 2007, the Department of Justice said in a complaint filed with the federal court in Brooklyn.

  • UBS’s Brexit Dog Whistle Is Loud and Clear
    Bloomberg4 days ago

    UBS’s Brexit Dog Whistle Is Loud and Clear

    London’s financial deregulation drive under Margaret Thatcher, endorsed by New Labour in the 1990s, saw U.K. bank assets swell from 55 percent of GDP in 1980 to 450 percent in 2010. It is therefore disturbing to hear UBS Group AG representatives draw a connection between the bank’s legal woes in France, where it is on trial for encouraging rich clients to hide cash abroad to dodge taxes — allegations the bank denies — and the attractiveness of Paris as a financial center after Brexit.

  • Financial Times5 days ago

    [$$] UBS haunted by its past in US and French legal battles

    Swiss bank UBS’s struggle to throw off its past have culminated this week in legal battles on two fronts: in the US over pre-2008 issuance of mortgage securities, and in France over allegations it helped rich clients evade tax. accusing the Swiss bank of causing investors to lose “many billions of dollars” on residential mortgage-backed securities that it issued in the run-up to the financial crisis. as “irrational” demands by French prosecutors for it to pay a €3.7bn fine in a court case in which the Swiss bank is accused of illegally soliciting French clients and then helping them stash cash outside of the country.

  • The Wall Street Journal5 days ago

    [$$] U.S. Sues UBS Over Mortgage Securities

    The Justice Department on Thursday filed a civil suit against UBS Group AG over “catastrophic” losses incurred by investors from mortgage-linked securities sold in the run-up to the financial crisis in 2006 and 2007. It also serves as a reminder that, more a decade after the collapse of Lehman Brothers, some of the issues at the heart of the financial crisis have yet to be fully resolved. “Investors who bought [residential mortgage-backed securities] from UBS suffered catastrophic losses, which not only caused direct harm to those investors, but also contributed to the financial crisis of 2008,” said U.S. Attorney Richard P. Donoghue.

  • U.S. sues UBS, alleges crisis-era mortgage securities fraud
    Reuters5 days ago

    U.S. sues UBS, alleges crisis-era mortgage securities fraud

    The U.S. government on Thursday filed a civil fraud lawsuit accusing UBS Group AG (UBSG.S), Switzerland's largest bank, of defrauding investors in its sale of residential mortgage-backed securities leading up to the 2008-09 global financial crisis. UBS was accused of misleading investors about the quality of more than $41 billion of subprime and other risky mortgage loans backing 40 securities offerings in 2006 and 2007, the Department of Justice said in a complaint filed with the federal court in Brooklyn.

  • UBS Sued by U.S. Over Billions in ‘Catastrophic’ Mortgage Bonds
    Bloomberg5 days ago

    UBS Sued by U.S. Over Billions in ‘Catastrophic’ Mortgage Bonds

    UBS and its units securitized more than $41 billion of mortgage loans in deals that proved to be "catastrophic failures," U.S. Attorney Richard Donoghue in Brooklyn, New York, said in a statement. The case comes two years after Deutsche Bank AG and Credit Suisse Group AG agreed to pay a combined $12.5 billion over allegations by the Justice Department that they peddled toxic mortgage debt.

  • CNBC5 days ago

    Manafort was in default on Trump Tower condo when he forfeited it in plea — now bank wants a piece

    Ex-Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort was in default on the multimillion-dollar mortgage for his Trump Tower condo at the time he forfeited that property to the U.S. government as part of his guilty plea to conspiracy charges, a bank says. UBS Bank is asking a federal judge for a hearing to recognize and adjudicate its interest in Manafort's condo in the landmark building owned by President Donald Trump in New York.

  • Reuters5 days ago

    U.S. sues UBS, alleges fraud in mortgage securities

    The U.S. government on Thursday filed a civil fraud lawsuit accusing UBS Group AG , Switzerland's largest bank, of defrauding investors in its sale of residential mortgage-backed securities leading up ...

  • U.S. sues UBS, alleges fraud in mortgage securities
    Reuters5 days ago

    U.S. sues UBS, alleges fraud in mortgage securities

    UBS was accused of misleading investors about the quality of billions of dollars of subprime and other risky mortgage loans backing 40 securities offerings, the Department of Justice said. A Justice Department spokesman did not immediately respond to a request for comment about the negotiations. UBS' case is one of the last addressing alleged misconduct in the pooling and sale by large banks of mortgage securities that were a major cause of the financial crisis.

  • UBS Sued by U.S. for Fraud Tied to Mortgage-Backed Securities
    Bloomberg5 days ago

    UBS Sued by U.S. for Fraud Tied to Mortgage-Backed Securities

    “The DOJ’s claims are not supported by the facts or the law,” UBS said.According to the U.S., UBS securitized more than $41 billion worth of mortgage loans in the deals which proved to be "catastrophic failures," according to the complaint.It’s unusual for a big bank to fight a case by the Justice Department in court rather than negotiating a settlement, but it’s a gamble that paid off for Barclays Plc. In 2016, the British bank broke off settlement talks -- also over RMBS sales -- with the Justice Department, which was seeking a $5 billion fine. Federal prosecutors in Brooklyn sued, and the bank wound up settling in March for $2 billion, the amount it had told the DOJ originally it wouldn’t go beyond.

  • French prosecutors call for 3.7 billion euro fine against UBS
    Reuters5 days ago

    French prosecutors call for 3.7 billion euro fine against UBS

    French prosecutors argued in a Paris court on Thursday for Swiss bank UBS AG (UBSG.S) to be fined 3.7 billion euros (3.22 billion pounds) for helping wealthy French people evade taxes. Under French law, those convicted of money laundering can be ordered to pay a fine worth half the amount laundered. On Wednesday, the lawyer representing the French government asked to be awarded 1.6 billion euros in damages.

  • MarketWatch5 days ago

    Justice Department sues UBS over mortgage bonds before the recession

    The Justice Department said it's suing UBS over the sale of residential mortgage-backed securities from 2006 through 2007, just before the Great Recession hit. "The fraudulent actions by UBS as alleged in the complaint contributed to the 2008 financial crisis, which resulted in lasting economic harm to the nation and unnecessary suffering for Americans," said Principal Deputy Associate Attorney General Jesse Panuccio, in a statement. UBS misled investors about the quality of billions of dollars in subprime and Alt-A mortgage loans backing 40 RMBS deals, the government says. The Justice Department has settled with several banks over crisis-era mortgage bonds. UBS had already announced it plans to contest the lawsuit.

  • French prosecutors call for 3.7 billion euro fine against UBS
    Reuters5 days ago

    French prosecutors call for 3.7 billion euro fine against UBS

    French prosecutors argued in a Paris court on Thursday for Swiss bank UBS AG (UBSG.S) to be fined 3.7 billion euros for helping wealthy French people evade taxes. Under French law, those convicted of money laundering can be ordered to pay a fine worth half the amount laundered. On Wednesday, the lawyer representing the French government asked to be awarded 1.6 billion euros in damages.

  • UBS Prosecutor Says Bank Must Be ‘Punished’ in French Tax Case
    Bloomberg5 days ago

    UBS Prosecutor Says Bank Must Be ‘Punished’ in French Tax Case

    Serge Roques, a prosecutor at the Parquet National Financier, asked the court to impose a record fine of 3.7 billion euros that would be proportionate with UBS’s size, the nature of the crime and the damage to society. “The underlying facts are of an exceptional breadth and a systematic nature,” Roques said Thursday during his closing arguments at the month-old trial.

  • Reuters5 days ago

    European shares eke out gains as Sodexo, banks jump

    European shares were flat to slightly higher on Thursday, paring gains as a rally following the U.S. midterm elections sputtered while strong results from SocGen and Commerzbank and France's Sodexho soothed concerns about corporate earnings. The pan-European STOXX 600 was up 0.3 percent at 1017 GMT, extending the previous session's gains.

  • Reuters5 days ago

    UBS faces new legal battle in U.S. over mortgage securities

    NEW YORK/ZURICH (Reuters) - UBS Group AG, Switzerland's largest bank, faces another potentially costly legal battle as the U.S. Department of Justice draws up civil charges over the sale of mortgage-backed securities in the run-up to the 2008 financial crisis. UBS said on Wednesday it expected to be sued by the Justice Department as early as Thursday.

  • UBS faces new legal battle in U.S. over mortgage securities
    Reuters5 days ago

    UBS faces new legal battle in U.S. over mortgage securities

    NEW YORK/ZURICH (Reuters) - UBS Group AG (UBSG.S), Switzerland's largest bank, faces another potentially costly legal battle as the U.S. Department of Justice draws up civil charges over the sale of mortgage-backed securities in the run-up to the 2008 financial crisis. UBS said on Wednesday it expected to be sued by the Justice Department as early as Thursday.

  • Financial Times5 days ago

    [$$] French demands for €3.7bn fine over alleged tax evasion case ‘irrational’ — UBS

    has dismissed as “irrational” demands by French prosecutors for a €3.7bn fine on the Swiss bank in a French court case over allegations it helped rich clients evade tax. “Tax evasion is nothing more than theft against the community,” French prosecutors told the court according to Reuters.

  • Financial Times6 days ago

    [$$] UBS vows to fight DoJ on RMBS complaint

    UBS has said it intends to fight a US Department of Justice lawsuit over securities it sold in the run-up to the financial crisis. The Swiss bank said in a statement late on Wednesday it expected the justice department to file a civil complaint as early as Thursday seeking monetary penalties under the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery, and Enforcement Act. Financial institutions have paid billions of dollars in penalties as a result of civil cases brought by the justice department under FIRREA.

  • UBS CEO: Don't believe there's any proof to US DOJ claims
    CNBC Videos9 hours ago

    UBS CEO: Don't believe there's any proof to US DOJ claims

    Sergio Ermotti discusses consolidation in the banking sector and news that the U.S. Department of Justice is suing UBS over alleged pre-crisis fraud.

  • U.S. suing UBS over financial crisis
    Yahoo Finance Video4 days ago

    U.S. suing UBS over financial crisis

    The Justice Department is suing UBS over its role in the financial crisis. Yahoo Finance’s Oscar Williams-Grut reports from London.