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Last update on 23/03/2020 15:42:28




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This section is for communications with the press and media. Our objective is to co-operate professionally and actively to provide prompt and clear information on news concerning our Group. 
The information is updated constantly and our press office is always available for further requests for information (see press contacts). 





COVID-19 Epidemic. The Group is moving fast with technological and organisational answers to protect the local communities of which it forms an essential part


The Bank has taken a series of operational measures. In just a few days it has installed 10,000 smartworking workstations, reduced working hours and shifts in branches and it has introduced new processes such as remote acceptance of moratorium and contract applications. It has made sure staff have prevention kits and has adopted stringent prevention measures.


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COVID-19 Epidemic. The UBI Banca Group is supporting health institutions and research centres that are working directly to manage the crisis with a donation of €5 million. Initiatives to assist families and businesses are continuing


UBI Banca’s Board of Directors chaired by Letizia Moratti has approved a budget of €5 million to makecharitable donations to fund institutions and organisations that are working directly to manage this Covid 19 epidemic. 


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Covid-19 emergency: UBI Banca is ready to grant a moratorium to business hit by the spread of the Coronavirus


The bank has taken measures which take effect immediately to support businesses impacted by the measures to contain the spread of contagion. This initiative regards Group customers throughout the country and makes the recent announcement by the Italian Banking Association operational.


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Covid-19 "Coronavirus": business and personal customers of UBI Banca may ask for repayments on loans to be deferred


This measure applies to customers who are resident in the municipalities subject to prohibition orders and to all firms that have operating headquarters in them.


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UBI Banca chooses the Fabrick ecosystem  and accelerates on open banking


The Bank has broadened its scouting activities and backs open innovation to develop new customer services. With the Fabrick platform it will be able to grasp all the opportunities of PSD2. The partnership will allow the UBI Group to enter the Fintech District as a corporate member. 


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UBI Banca meets up with fintech and industry:progress and innovation for sustainable finance


The Bank organised a meeting to discuss new organisational processes and business models capable of stimulating sustainable development. Protagonists of the fintech ecosystem, the world of academia and representatives from major firms expert on ESG issues were those involved.


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UBI Banca is again a "Top Employer" in 2020


The results achieved by the Group in 2019 enabled it to win this award for excellence in its human resources policies for the sixth consecutive year. Its best practices include employee welfare and a strong awareness of inclusion and diversity issues.


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UBI Banca signs up to the Assisi Manifesto for an economy on a human scale against the climate crisis


The Chairwoman of the Board of Directors, Letizia Moratti, signed the programme document on behalf of the Bank, in order to underline its commitment to sustainability, comprising also the sphere of economic action.


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Apple Pay now available for UBI Banca Customers


UBI Banca, one of the main commercial banking Groups in Italy, today brings its customers Apple Pay, which is transforming payments with an easy, secure and private way to pay. With Apple Pay on iPhone, Apple Watch, iPad and Mac, customers can make fast and convenient purchases in stores, in apps and on websites.


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UBI Banca included in 2020 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index


UBI Banca today announced that it is one of 325 companies across 50 industries included in the 2020 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index (GEI). The GEI expanded in 2020 to represent 42 countries and regions, including firms headquartered in the Czech Republic, New Zealand, Norway, Philippines, Poland, and Russia for the first time. Companies range from a variety of industries, including automotive, banking, consumer services, engineering and construction, and retail.


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UBI Banca and the Region of Lombardy’s Schools Office present “Futurità” (futureness), an educational programme for pupils and teachers on the subject of sustainability


Futurità is the first project which brings a completely new approach to sustainability into schools, designed specifically for young people of the Z generation. The initiative is organised by UBI Banca in co-operation with the Region of Lombardy’s Schools Office. The digital partner in the programme is WeSchool, a leading player in Italy in digital education. Awards and scholarships are planned for schools and pupils that produce the best work on this subject. Around 40,000 pupils will be potentially involved in the pilot phase of the programme.


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UBI Banca issues the Social Bond UBI Comunità per la Fondazione dell’Ospedale Pediatrico Anna Meyer Onlus”


The project entitled “LudoBiblio dell'Ospedale Pediatrico Meyer”, which will receive 0.50% of the nominal value of the bonds, is a welcoming play and meeting area in which children in hospital can continue to cultivate interests of their own age and make their stay in hospital less traumatic. The ex-ante SROI for the project is €1.55.


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