UBS is one of the world s leading financial firms that specialize in investment banking and securities. It is one of the largest global wealth and asset managers. With headquarters in Zurich and Basel, Switzerland, the firm operates offices in more than 50 countries and employs a work force of over 80,000 employees. It is the market leader in retail and commercial banking in Switzerland. UBS offers investment management solutions to private, institutional and corporate clients. The firm s investment capabilities include traditional assets, including equities, fixed income and asset allocation, as well as alternative and quantitative investments and real estate. It also provides security products and research in equities, fixed income, rates, foreign exchange, energy and metals. The firm additionally supports a range of cultural, art, music and sports events, such as UEFA EURO 2008, THE PLAYERS Championship and Boston Symphony Orchestra. UBS maintains a presence in Denver.