UBS AG: UBS publishes Annual Report 2013
UK Regulatory Announcement
UBS’s Annual Report 2013 and Compensation Report are available online from
today at www.ubs.com/annualreporting
UBS’s Annual Report for 2013 provides comprehensive information on the firm
and its strategy, business, governance and financial performance. It contains
both audited and unaudited information and consists of five sections:
*Operating environment and strategy provides descriptions of UBS’s strategy
and business divisions, and the factors affecting UBS and its business
model, including market climate, industry drivers, regulatory developments
and risk factors.
*Financial and operating performance outlines the performance of UBS Group
and of each business division for the past two calendar years, as well as
the performance of Corporate Center, which now includes UBS’s Non-core and
Legacy Portfolio, as well as Group-wide shared services and control
*Risk, treasury and capital management outlines UBS’s risk framework and
explains how UBS manages and controls risk, including credit risk, market
risk and operational risk and capital, liquidity and funding, as well as
covering developments during 2013. Reflecting the recommendations of the
Enhanced Disclosure Task Force, this section includes certain new and
improved disclosures and has been restructured to present related risk
disclosures together where appropriate. Additionally, it contains
information on UBS shares.
*Corporate governance, responsibility and compensation provides information
about UBS’s governance structure and sets out the guiding principles that
govern compensation plans, as well as details of the compensation of
senior management and the Board of Directors. It also discusses UBS’s
standards for corporate behavior and responsibility, outlines demographic
trends in the firm’s workforce and describes how personnel is managed and
*Financial information consists of the audited consolidated financial
statements of UBS Group for 2013 in accordance with International
Financial Reporting Standards. It also contains the UBS AG (Parent Bank)
review and the audited financial statements for 2013, prepared in order to
meet Swiss regulatory requirements and in compliance with Swiss GAAP.
Supplemental disclosures required under US Securities and Exchange
Commission (SEC) and Basel III Pillar 3 regulations are also included.
UBS will also file its Annual Report for 2013 on Form 20-F today with the SEC.
The Form 20-F filing contains UBS’s complete audited financial statements, in
addition to other information, and will be available for viewing and
downloading at www.ubs.com/sec-filings.
UBS Shareholder Portal
In advance of our General Meeting, registered shareholders can use UBS’s
integrated Shareholder Portal (www.ubs.com/shareholderportal) to download UBS
shareholder publications, manage subscriptions, update personal details and
view shareholdings and voting rights.
Hard copies of the Annual Report and Compensation Report can be ordered via
Tel: +41-44-238 50 15
+41-44-234 41 00
Switzerland: +41-44-234 85 00
UK: +44-207-567 47 14
Americas: +1-212-882 58 57
APAC: +852-297-1 82 00
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