Apr 30, 2017
LGT announces successful closing of the acquisition of ABN AMRO’s private banking business in Asia and the Middle East
LGT has successfully completed the acquisition of ABN AMRO’s private banking business in Hong Kong, Singapore and Dubai announced on 6 December 2016. As a result of the transaction, LGT’s assets under management have grown to about USD 50 billion in Asia (including Middle East) and around USD 180 billion overall as per the end of April 2017.
Apr 11, 2017
LGT successfully places 275 million Swiss franc bond issue
LGT Bank Ltd. placed a fixed-rate bond issue of 275 million Swiss francs, thus replacing an upcoming maturity. With the successful launch of this bond, LGT has once again set a strong benchmark in the CHF bond market.
Apr 19, 2017
LGT Beacon: Don’t be impressed by political noise and stay the course
The latest chain of surprising US military actions in Syria, Afghanistan, and North Korea revived concerns among political risk analysts, while the French presidential election’s first round now looks like an open, four-way race, adding to the uncertainty. Nevertheless, the muted market responses, and the underlying macro trends continue to speak for a constructive investment outlook.