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experience of a principal investor

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Beyond the short term

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ESG Report 2018

Managers have made progress in integrating ESG

ESG Report 2018

Providing expertise and experience in alternatives

LGT Capital Partners is a leading global specialist in alternative investing. As a principal investor in our own strategies, we are well aligned with our clients, with whom we develop long-term partnerships.



Investment competencies

As a specialist investor, LGT Capital Partners draws on the resources and expertise of its global platform to focus on private markets, liquid alternatives, multi-asset/multi-alternative solutions.


Aug 17, 2018

LGT Beacon: Moving toward a neutral positioning

The S&P 500 nearly reclaimed its historic January high over the past six weeks. Strong corporate earnings and good economic data helped investors to forget the trade conflict for a while. Then, the escalating Turkish lira crisis highlighted how quickly a continued rise in US interest rates and tariffs can hurt some economies and weigh on global market sentiment.

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Aug 6, 2018

LGT Beacon: The "trade war" favors a counter-cyclical trading approach

The escalating trade disputes could – eventually – result in more open global markets, at least among strategically allied nations with similar interests. In the meantime, however, the U.S. approach to strong-arm its trade partners into making big concessions is likely to keep disrupting markets. We thus remain inclined to trim equities during rallies.

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The Firm

We are a leading alternative investment specialist with over USD 55 billion of assets under management and more than 500 institutional clients in 37 countries. An international team of more than 450 professionals is responsible for managing a wide range of investment programs focusing on private markets, liquid alternatives and multi-asset solutions. Headquartered in Pfaeffikon (SZ) Switzerland, the firm has offices across Europe, US, Middle East and Asia.


At LGT Capital Partners, we take a long-term approach, which reflects our heritage as a family-owned firm of entrepreneurs. Part of this heritage is thinking and acting sustainably and responsibly as a firm, an investor, a partner and a member of society.

Client service

At LGT Capital Partners we want to develop true long-term partnerships with our clients based on a deep understanding of their investment goals and a commitment to knowledge sharing.The stability of our teams and of our platform are key to delivering this.


We offer a wide range of career opportunities in a dynamic, global environment for talented, ambitious people with an entrepreneurial spirit.


"Building and developing partnerships with our clients and within our firm is at the core of our activities. We strive to exceed expectations through hard and honest work."

Executive Management Team, LGT Capital Partners