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Silver at the World Championships!

Congratulations, Tina Weirather, for the 2nd place in Super G

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Significant growth step

LGT acquires ABN AMRO’s private banking business in Asia and the Middle East

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Professional investment expertise for private and institutional investors

LGT is the largest Private Banking and Asset Management group in the world to be owned by an entrepreneurial family. As the family office of the Princely House of Liechtenstein, we have years of experience in the management of sizeable sums of assets.

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Feb 17, 2017

LGT Navigator: New highs after economic data remains solid

U.S. equity markets reached new all-time highs on Wall Street following a set of mostly better-than-expected economic data. Following the earlier release of the New York Fed Empire State index which pointed to an improvement in manufacturing, the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia’s survey, published yesterday, also signaled a stronger growth trend in the regional industry sector. At 43.3 points, the Philly Fed manufacturing indicator reached the highest level since 1983.

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Feb 17, 2017

LGT Investorama: is buying into private equity target companies expensive or attractively priced?

Following the recovery from the global financial crisis, buying into private equity target companies has become significantly more expensive, which raises the question: should private equity investments be avoided in the current environment? In fact, the levels at which private equity managers can buy into companies are far more attractive than current stock market valuations.

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Feb 16, 2017

LGT Navigator: New economic data supports Fed hike in March

Latest U.S. economic data will probably support the Federal Reserve’s aim to tighten interest rates rather sooner than later, eventually already in March. The rate of consumer price inflation in the U.S. rose to +2.5%, the highest since March 2012, from +2.1% in December, topping the Fed’s +2.0% target.

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Feb 15, 2017

LGT Investorama: Emerging markets equities - (Twitter) storm or sunshine?

2016 was a solid year for emerging market equities. Despite a cyclical low at the end of January and significant pullbacks in the fourth quarter as a reaction to the election of Donald Trump, the MSCI Emerging Markets ended the year with a gain of around 11.1%.

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Feb 15, 2017

LGT Navigator: Yellen keeps door open for March rate hike

U.S. Federal Reserve Governor Janet Yellen emphasized that more interestrate hikes will be appropriate if the economy meets the central bank’s outlook of gradually rising inflation and tightening labor markets. She also made clear that the Fed will not have to wait for Trump’s fiscal stimulus plans to hike rates.

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Our commitment to society

LGT’s aim is to create long-term added value for business and society and to help improve the quality of life of disadvantaged people.

Princely values

Our owners, the Princely Family of Liechtenstein, belong to one of Europe’s oldest noble houses. As a successful entrepreneurial family, it has a distinctly long-term perspective that is reflected pictorially in the Princely Collections.

"LGT Bank Switzerland stands for first-class Swiss private banking. For our clients, we represent a reliable partner over the course of generations."

Heinrich Henckel, CEO LGT Bank Switzerland