Jun 27, 2019
LGT acquires majority stake in Indian wealth manager Validus Wealth
LGT has agreed to acquire a controlling stake in Validus Wealth. Validus Wealth is an Indian wealth management firm with a presence in nine cities across the country. This transaction will enable LGT to gain a foothold in India’s up-and-coming market for high-net-worth private clients.
Jul 4, 2019
LGT Investorama: Only when the tide goes out do you discover who’s been swimming naked
LGT Capital Partners recently celebrated its 20th anniversary. Most of the time, anniversaries provide a good occasion to look back. Remember: 20 years ago, the impending computer crash - the "Millennium Bug" - kept the public in suspense during the transition to the next millennium. There were even voices predicting apocalyptic scenarios. There are parallels between the prophecies of that time and today's mood among investors. A large number of investors also believe that we are approaching the end of the (market-)cycle.
Jul 1, 2019
LGT European Capital announces final close of Crown European Private Debt II S.C.Sp. at EUR 1.35 billion
LGT European Capital is pleased to announce the final close of Crown European Private Debt II S.C.Sp. (CEPD II), with total subscriptions of EUR 1.35 billion (original target of EUR 800 million). The program’s investor base consists of more than 60 institutions, including pension funds, insurance companies, endowments and family offices in Europe, North America, the Middle East and Asia. Furthermore, LGT European Capital will operate under the name of LGT Private Debt as of 1 July 2019.