' CEO, Patrick Faniel, said : 'With this new articulation agreement, UBIS
students will definitively add value to their studies.
Combining our regionally accredited programs with our international sister college, UBIS, allows us to offer a unique and marketable degree that matches the global mindset demanded by today's students.
UBIS Geneva was created with a vision of quality in international education and dedication to the students," said Beat-Alexander Jenny, President of UBIS.
The University of Business and International Studies, Geneva (UBIS) is a private institution of higher education, operated by UBIS SA, University of Business and International Studies.
Geneva, 6 Place de Chevelu, 1201 Geneva Switzerland, Tel +41 22 732 6282, Fax +41 22 732 6283, information@ubis-geneva.
The partnership will initially be driven through a referral system, whereby Union Bank's Public Finance and Government Services Group will refer municipal securities underwriting prospects from the bank to UBIS, which will then refer qualified prospects to MUS (USA).
The relationship we have built with UBIS and the bank over a short period of time has been productive and successful, and I anticipate it will continue to grow over time.
NCB Corporate Finance, an Ulster Bank Group company, has acted as advisor to Ulster Bank Group on the sale of UBIS.
Ulster Bank Group announced its intention to pursue a number of strategic options with respect to UBIS on 13 December 1999.
UBIS provides specialized e-business solutions to customers within the banking, retail, energy, telecom, industry and insurance markets.
Through the agreement, UBIS will now be able to offer its customers the same industry-leading document management and exchange platform currently used in the world's first two online postal services, including epost(TM) in Canada.
UBIS AG is a specialized e-business solution provider based in Berlin.