Wealth-X Expanding in Europe

Leading Intelligence Firm Strengthens Presence in Switzerland and Publishes Latest Report on Europe's Richest

Sep 27, 2011, 15:18 ET from Wealth-X

LUGANO, Switzerland, Sept. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Wealth-X, the world's leading ultra high net worth (UHNW) intelligence, prospecting and wealth diligence solution, has boosted its operations in Switzerland by opening an office in Lugano in July. The company also released its latest intelligence briefing on the ultra affluent in Europe, the region with the second largest number of UHNW globally today. The report provides a comprehensive and in-depth analysis of Europe's ultra-affluent population.

To mark the expansion, Wealth-X will be organizing a series of events including press conferences in the major cities around Switzerland. Wealth-X senior executives and UHNW experts, such as Chairman of the Board David Leppan and Chief Executive Officer Mykolas Rambus, will be attending and administering the sessions. The company will hold two press conferences on the 10th & 11th November. Wealth-X will also be hosting a standing lunch and dinner on the 10th. Swiss bankers and representatives from luxury brands and insurance companies are among those expected to be present at the events.

By reinforcing its presence in Europe, Wealth-X continues to span the globe for ultra wealth and profitable business development opportunities for private bankers. Europe has 54,325 UHNW individuals with a total net worth of $6.81 trillion (USD), according to latest estimates by Wealth-X. Wealth-X data also shows that North America has the largest UHNW population and is home to approximately 62,950 ultra wealthy individuals with a net worth of $30 million plus.

For an invite to the press conferences and networking sessions hosted by Wealth-X in Switzerland, please contact Anam Khan at akhan@wealthx.com.

To view the complete intelligence briefing, please visit: http://www.wealthx.com/index.php?id=whitepaper

ABOUT WEALTH-X

Wealth-X provides its members with qualified prospects and intelligence on ultra high net worth (UHNW) individuals, along with the privately held-companies they control. We work with 7 of the top 10 global private banks, leading educational institutions, not-for-profits and luxury brands. Our firm's online business development solution profiles individuals who represent $10.7 trillion of the world's net wealth. The Wealth-X database additionally offers exclusive details on ultra wealthy individuals, including their wealth, income, passions, philanthropic interests, affiliations, politics, advisors, families and biographies. Wealth-X is the global leader on UHNW individuals and the worldwide standard for professionals working with the ultra affluent.

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