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Award-winning advice and services

We have been recongised for our award winning services and investment performance. LGT is one of the few international privately owned banks to allow its creditworthiness to be evaluated by independent rating agencies. For years now, LGT has consistently been awarded very high ratings. LGT’s leading position has also been confirmed by awards from reputable external bodies.

LGT Vestra awards

  • PAM Insight - 50 Most Influential 2018 – David Scott, Chairman and Ben Snee, CEO LGT Vestra
  • Citywire Wealth Manager Investment Performance Awards 2017 - 'Best Balanced Strategy'
  • PAM Insight - 50 Most Influential 2017 – David Scott, Chairman LGT Vestra
  • Financial Times 1000: The complete list of Europe’s fasting growing companies 2017
  • PAM Insight - 50 Most Influential 2016 – David Scott, Chairman LGT Vestra
  • PAM Awards 2015 – Commendation for Vestra Private Office – 'Total Wealth Solutions Provider for UHNWs'
  • Winner of 2014 International Hedge Fund Award: Highly Recommended Wealth Management Firm of the Year
  • London Stock Exchange - Top 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain
  • Winner of LondonlovesExcellence Awards 2013 – Business and Finance category
  • Winner of Wealth Adviser 2013 Best Wealth Manager for Growth Portfolios (UK)

LGT Vestra's Chairman and CEO, David Scott and Ben Snee were awarded 'Most Influential' in PAM's Top 50, an award which recognises leaders in the key private client-oriented professional advisory segments of the private client world.

Our Balanced Model Portfolio Service was awarded the 'Best Balanced Strategy' at the Citywire Wealth Manager Investment Performance Awards 2017.

Citywire's annual Wealth Manager Performance Awards are based on performance research firm Asset Risk Consultants' (ARC) respected analysis and are strictly quantitative, focusing on risk-adjusted performance over a three-year period. The awards recognise investment managers who deliver consistently great performance for their clients.

LGT Vestra's Chairman, David Scott was awarded 'Most Influential' in PAM's Top 50, an award which recognises leaders in the key private client-oriented professional advisory segments of the private client world.

LGT Vestra was featured in the annual ranking of Europe's fastest growing companies, the driving force of the continent's economy in the 21st century.

LGT Vestra's Chairman, David Scott was awarded 'Most Influential' in PAM's Top 50, an award which recognises leaders in the key private client-oriented professional advisory segments of the private client world.

Our Private Office were "highly commended" in the 2015 PAM Awards Total Wealth Solutions Provider for UHNWs category.

These are the most sought after awards in the UK wealth management sector, covering the consistency of both investment performance and client service levels.

The Hedge Fund Awards celebrate the very best this asset class has to offer and LGT Vestra was awarded 'Highly Recommended Wealth Management Firm of the Year'.

'1000 Companies to Inspire' is London Stock Exchange Group's celebration of some of the fastest-growing and most dynamic small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the UK and Europe. LGT Vestra was featured in this list.

These awards recognise London's best businesses and entrepreneurs and LGT Vestra won the Business and Finance category.

The Annual Wealth Adviser Awards recognise excellence among wealth managers and service providers and LGT Vestra was awarded the Best Wealth Manger for Growth Portfolios.

LGT Ratings Private Banking

  • Moody's: Aa2
  • Standard & Poor's: A+

The rating agency Moody’s rates LGT Bank Ltd. at Aa2, thereby officially testifying to the bank’s very high creditworthiness and reliability.

Moody's rating report

LGT Bank Ltd. is one of the few private banks that has its creditworthiness officially assessed and it consistently receives a high rating of A+ from Standard & Poor’s.

Standard & Poor's rating report

LGT Awards for Private Banking

  • Fuchsbriefe-Report
  • Handelsblatt Elite Report
  • WealthbriefingAsia Awards 2017
  • The Banker "Bank of the Year Awards 2016"
  • Global Private Banking Awards 2016
  • Global Finance "The World’s Best Private Banks Awards 2017"

Tops 2018 - The best asset managers

  • The renowned Fuchsbriefe designated LGT as “good”. In their report, the testers said: "LGT knows how to impress." In particular, theys were impressed by its outstanding quality of its advice. The relationship managers had demonstrated "top quality" in their preparations.
  • LGT takes fifth-place ranking on the all-time best list of top wealth managers in the German-speaking countries.

Special Report: The Elite Among Wealth Managers 2018

  • For the second time in a row, LGT together with nine competitors achieved the highest score among all test wealth managers in German-speaking countries in the Elite Report assessment. For the 15th consecutive time LGT was given the highest “summa cum laude” and recognized as the leading private bank in Liechtenstein.
  • "With their commitment and knowledge, the advisory teams open the door to comprehensive service that takes into account the personal requirements of the client. Even matters that go beyond traditional wealth management are analyzed, elaborated on and addressed perfectly here”, says the Elite Report’s editorial team.
  • The Elite Report‘s conclusion: "LGT serves as a 'beacon' that goes beyond the borders of German-speaking countries."

At the Wealthbriefing Asia Awards 2018, LGT was named "Best Boutique Private Bank Greater China" and "Best Pure Play Private Bank Southeast Asia". The awards honor stable and independent private banks which provide diverse and innovative wealth management services.

"Best Boutique Private Bank Greater China" and "Best Pure Play Private Bank Southeast Asia".

The Banker, a long-established journal for the banking industry, recognized LGT as "Bank of the Year in Liechtenstein". For each of the 120 countries, the Banker awards the best performing bank of the previous year.

LGT was designated "Best Private Bank for Growth Strategy" by the Financial Times publications PWM (Professional Wealth Management) and "The Banker" for the second consecutive year. It was also awarded the distinction "highly commended" in the “Best Private Bank for Socially Responsible Investing" category.

Jury member and Editor-in-Chief of PWM Yuri Bender: “The judges’ attention was drawn to substantial increases in client assets, net new money, numbers of customers and numbers of relationship managers, together reflecting LGT’s focused growth strategy.” They also noted LGT’s establishment of private banking platforms in key international locations, backed by a centralized IT infrastructure, thanks to which the bank was able to make a number of important acquisitions. “Combining these building blocks with expertise in alternative and socially responsible investments has helped LGT to construct a convincing story”, says Yuri Bender.

Global Private Banking Award: Factsheet LGT (PDF)

Global Finance, an internationally leading financial magazine, annually recognizes the world’s best vendors of different countries and within different categories. This year LGT was designated "Best Private Bank in Liechtenstein 2018".