LGT Capital Partners is a leading alternative investment specialist with over USD 60 billion in assets under management and more than 550 institutional clients in 39 countries. Headquartered in Pfaeffikon (SZ), Switzerland, the firm has offices in New York, Dublin, London, Paris, Vaduz, Dubai, Beijing, Hong Kong, Tokyo and Sydney. An international team of over 550 professionals is responsible for managing a wide range of investment programs focusing on private markets, liquid alternatives and multi-asset class solutions. Since 2003, LGT Capital Partners has been encouraging the integration of ESG in its offering and its promotion in the financial industry. In 2008, the firm was one of the first signatories of the UN PRI. Moreover, since 2018 LGT Capital Partners engages with PRI as a member of its Board. Our sustainable approach forms a key part of our corporate culture and is clearly reflected in our investment activities.
LGT Capital Partners has for a long time adopted a sustainable investment approach. We integrate principles of sustainability into a variety of asset classes and investment structures. Consideration of ESG (environmental, social and governance) factors are applied in the area of alternative investments, equities and bonds, fund of funds solutions and direct investment solutions based on a process tailored to the asset class.
In terms of investment products, our global investment universe excludes companies involved in the production, storage and supply of controversial weapons such as nuclear weapons, land mines, cluster bombs/munitions and biological and chemical weapons as well as companies involved in thermal coal production and power generation from thermal coal.
ESG Report 2020
For what is already the eighth time, the annual ESG Report from LGT Capital Partners shows how LGT’s portfolio managers incorporate sustainability factors into their investment processes.
Read the entire ESG Report 2020 (PDF) online.