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UBS forms $90bn private markets business

Feb 01, 2017 - Private Equity International

UBS, the Swiss bank, has rolled up its private markets businesses into one unit and laid out ambitious growth plans for its private equity fund investment business.

In response to investor demand, the firm has combined its direct real estate and infrastructure platforms, its indirect multi-manager real estate, infrastructure and private equity fund investing businesses, and its infrastructure debt offering to form Real Estate & Private Markets (REPM), Thomas Wels, who will lead the REPM bu...