Market view and Insights
Some may find kindness and respect old-fashioned or boring. We don't. Values and traditions are still important to us at LGT Group to this day. They are a compass to keep us and our employees on course.
As a family-run private bank, we have been managing the assets of families and companies for a century. For our investment solutions and recommendations, we rely on traditional values, systematic investment processes, modern portfolio theories, and sound financial and data analyses. That is why clients from all over the world entrust us with their assets.
The LGT Group is comprised of the Private Banking (LGT Private Banking) and Asset Management divisions (LGT Capital Partners). They are managed as independent companies. The Foundation Board, which is chaired by H.S.H Prince Max von und zu Liechtenstein, is the supervisory body of the LGT Group. Thanks to efficient, streamlined structures, Private Banking and Asset Management are able make decisions quickly and independently.
Our organization and management are efficiently structured. This enables us to make decisions quickly and independently and to align our corporate strategy for the long term. The tasks of the Foundation Board and the Senior Management Board are governed by clear corporate governance.
For a company to be successful, even when markets are turbulent, it needs a strong foundation and a clear strategy. We think in terms of generations, are tireless in our efforts to keep improving and have always focused on stability and solidity. This combination of factors enables us to be a long-term and secure partner to you, our clients, in all of your financial matters.
We put our cards on the table. That's why we are one of the few purely private banks to have our credit rating regularly reviewed by Moody's and Standard & Poor's. We have our strong balance sheet, high liquidity, and solid capitalization to thank for our first-class ratings.
LGT is regularly recognized by independent auditing bodies. We received several awards in 2021, including the top bank for the fourth time by "Professional Wealth Management" of the Financial Times Group, or as "Best Private Bank for Alternatives" by "The Banker".