UBS judgment on appeal will be known on September 27

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It is a model plea in matters of financial crime that delivered, Wednesday morning in Paris, the two lawyers of UBS SA, Me Hervé Temime and Me Denis Chemla. To defend the Swiss bank, accused of “illicit bank canvassing” on French territory and “laundering of tax fraud” between 2004 and 2012, the two lawyers pounded the prosecution file, based above all, according to them, on the existence of a list of 15,000 regularized French ex-tax evaders, whose assets were placed in Switzerland, partly in UBS accounts.

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