Vontobel to acquire UBS Swiss financial adviser business

Mark Battersby
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Vontobel the global investment firm, has agreed to purchase UBS Swiss Financial Advisers AG (SFA), a subsidiary of UBS AG, based in Zurich. In a statement on 16 December, it said this acquisition would further strengthen its platform providing clients with a global investment approach and geographic diversification. Vontobel, through Vontobel Swiss Wealth Advisors (VSWA), is one of the Swiss-domiciled providers of wealth management investment solutions for US and qualified Canadian investors. "This acquisition not only ensures UBS's US clients continue to have access to a Swiss-ba...

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