Two new members join the industry association
The admission of two new members means the SSPA now has a total of 34 members. With the accession of UBP, the Association has expanded its buy side to eight members, and has strengthened its presence in French-speaking Switzerland. In addition, the accession of PwC Switzerland represents a further strengthening of the Association’s international consultancy expertise.
Giuseppe Caltabiano, Global Head Structured Products at UBP: “We wish to offer our clients tailored investment solutions and innovative ideas; structured products can offer added value here, while generating returns in a challenging environment. As a Swiss private bank, we want to make an active contribution to the strong operating conditions and successful further development of the sector – our SSPA membership underscores this commitment.”
Roman Schnider, Structured Products Specialist and Director at PwC Switzerland: “PwC aims to boost confidence in the business, and to help solve key problems. We want the sector to benefit from our worldwide network and local know-how within the context of its future further development. Our Association membership offers us an excellent platform with which to exchange ideas and to develop innovations.”