UBS Global Asset Management, a business group of UBS, is a leading asset manager that seeks to deliver superior risk-adjusted investment performance through its global investment capabilities to institutional investors, and through financial intermediaries, to private clients. It offers investment capabilities and styles across all major traditional and alternative asset classes, including equities, fixed income, currency, hedge fund, real estate and infrastructure that can also be combined in multi-asset strategies. UBS Global AM has some USD 577 billion in assets under management, as of September 30, 2010. The firm is a leading fund house in Europe, the largest mutual fund manager in Switzerland and one of the largest fund of hedge funds and real estate investment managers in the world. With around 3,500 employees, located in 24 countries, we are a truly global firm. Our main offices are in London, Chicago, Frankfurt, Hartford, Hong Kong, New York, Paris, Sydney, Tokyo, Toronto and Zurich.