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From factory to laboratory: China’s transformation:

We’re at the UBS Greater China Conference, the leading financial forum exploring the big ideas, trends and challenges that will shape China in the years ahead. The theme of this year’s iteration is ‘From factory to laboratory: China’s transformation’. Today we hear from our expert panel on that topic, explore the pace and nature of innovation in China and take a look at the automotive sector, as we consider how the electric-vehicle landscape might shift in 2018 and beyond.

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17114 Jan 2018
15 min

From factory to laboratory: China’s transformation: 

We’re at the UBS Greater China Conference, the leading financial forum exploring the big ideas, trends and challenges that will shape China in the years ahead. The theme of this year’s iteration is ‘From factory to laboratory: China’s transformation’. Today we hear from our expert panel on that topic, explore the pace and nature of innovation in China and take a look at the automotive sector, as we consider how the electric-vehicle landscape might shift in 2018 and beyond.

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1707 Jan 2018
15 min

China’s technology sector in 2018: 

As technology giants look to carve up more of the global pie, Chinese players enjoy several home-court advantages. Could this pay off not just at home but in new battlegrounds abroad, in 2018 and beyond?

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16931 Dec 2017
15 min

Looking ahead to 2018: 

We look at four key trends that will shape 2018: technological disruption, sustainability, the ending of a decade of easing and geopolitical flux. With the help of the UBS Year Ahead report, its author and our usual expert panel, we set the agenda for the coming year.

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16824 Dec 2017
15 min

Looking back at 2017: 

In this special seasonal episode, we review the past 12 months, heading around the globe to hear from some of our leading analysts about the stories that have informed the year in their cities.

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16717 Dec 2017
15 min

For the love of art: 

This week we train a critical eye over a UBS Investor Watch Pulse Report published during Art Basel Miami Beach. The piece explores art, collectors and collecting. We’ll hear how passion trumps profit when it comes to building and maintaining a collection. We explored this theme recently but on this edition of the programme we’ll hear from a panel including a leading art market economist, as well as the head of UBS’s own remarkable contemporary-art collection.

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16610 Dec 2017
16 min

US tax reform: 

With Congress apparently on the cusp of finalising the largest rewrite of the tax code since the 1980s, it appears increasingly likely that legislation will soon be reaching the president’s desk. Our panel assesses the potential impact of any bill, covering everything from equity markets to fixed income. We’ll hear that while this may not have a massive impact in broad GDP terms, it could be positive news.

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1653 Dec 2017
15 min

Health matters: 

Health and corporate life in the spotlight. We look at this hugely complex and interesting theme through the prism of a UBS initiative that addresses employee wellbeing, and dive into a UBS wealth management white paper which explores and explains those complexities.

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16426 Nov 2017
15 min

The UBS European Conference: from QE to QT: 

This week we’re touching down in London and reporting from the UBS European Conference, a landmark event for the bank and for investors, policy-makers and opinion leaders. We’re looking at the notion of “quantitative easing to quantitative tightening” and asking whether it’s for real and what it means for asset classes.

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16319 Nov 2017
15 min

For love not money: why collections are defined by passion not profit: 

The latest UBS Investor Watch report explores collecting and seeks to explain how and why many wealthy investors build their collections and manage the legacy.

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16212 Nov 2017
15 min

Cryptocurrencies: beneath the bubble: 

A new UBS report explains a decade of soaring popularity of these digital platforms as a bubble, and discusses why they can never go mainstream. Our experts will explain some of the anarchic behaviour that surrounds the space and we’ll also look beneath the bubble at the underlying technology – blockchain – and consider how it can reshape the future.

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1615 Nov 2017
15 min

Women and investing: 

A new study by UBS Wealth Management explores how the gender gap can be widened by investment decisions and behaviour, as well as by income disparity, flexible working and longevity. Our panel will discuss this and explain why the bank has launched UBS Unique, a five-year plan to significantly scale its expertise in serving female clients.

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16029 Oct 2017
15 min

The 2017 Billionaires Report: 

The third annual UBS/PwC Billionaires Report reveals that billionaire wealth returned to growth in 2016 after falling the year before and shines a spotlight on new trends among billionaires, including the use of networks and investment in art and sports.

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15922 Oct 2017
15 min

Mind the gap: 

A focus on the UBS International Pension Gap Index, a recent white paper from the UBS wealth management CIO, exploring the sustainability of various pension systems around the world. Hear about the key challenges in the space, from widespread demographic change to pressure on public finances and a challenging investment environment. Our panel talks through the methodology UBS has employed to make sense of all these complexities and suggests some key takeaways.

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15815 Oct 2017
15 min

China’s 19th party congress: 

We look ahead to this twice-a-decade summit where top-level leadership changes and major policy priorities are decided. What’s on the agenda and what are the key investment implications?

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1578 Oct 2017
15 min

The Global Real Estate Bubble Index 2017: 

We delve into the UBS Wealth Management CIO’s annual report, analysing residential property prices in 20 select urban areas around the world.

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