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With locations in Vienna and Salzburg, LGT Bank Österreich is part of the largest Private Banking and Asset Management group in the world that is wholly owned by an entrepreneurial family. As the family office of the Princely House of Liechtenstein, LGT has years of experience in the management of sizeable sums of assets.

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Apr 25, 2019

LGT Navigator: Bank of Japan with tied hands

Japan's central bank lowered its growth forecasts for 2019 and 2020 and adjusted its forward guidance. The Bank of Japan now expects to maintain the extremely low interest rates at least until spring 2020. With this, the BoJ underlines that a turnaround in interest rates is not to be expected for the time being, which also underpins the generally expansive orientation of the major central banks.

The minutes of the US Federal Reserve's last monetary policy decision on March 20 confirmed the Fed's wait-and-see attitude. There are still "significant uncertainties" in the economic outlook, and latest US inflation data will probably not put pressure on the Fed to raise key interest rates again in the near future. ECB President Mario Draghi continues to see growth risks for the euro zone and recent economic data have confirmed that the pace of growth in the euro area is slowing. Nevertheless, the likelihood of a recession remains low.

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Apr 24, 2019

LGT Navigator: Supporting positive corporate news

The latest corporate news, such as the soft drinks manufacturer Coca-Cola benefitting from increased demand and higher prices in the first three months of the year, or the short news service Twitter, which reported surprisingly strong sales and a higher number of daily users in Q1, provided a tailwind on the New York Stock Exchange.

The minutes of the US Federal Reserve's last monetary policy decision on March 20 confirmed the Fed's wait-and-see attitude. There are still "significant uncertainties" in the economic outlook, and latest US inflation data will probably not put pressure on the Fed to raise key interest rates again in the near future. ECB President Mario Draghi continues to see growth risks for the euro zone and recent economic data have confirmed that the pace of growth in the euro area is slowing. Nevertheless, the likelihood of a recession remains low.

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Apr 23, 2019

LGT Navigator: Oil price weighs on stock market sentiment

On Wall Street and in Asia, stock market sentiment was depressed by the rising oil price after the Easter weekend. The background to this is the news that the US intends to phase out the exemptions for countries that are allowed to purchase oil from Iran despite the embargo at the beginning of May. The trading volume remained below average, however, as impulses from Europe were lacking.

The minutes of the US Federal Reserve's last monetary policy decision on March 20 confirmed the Fed's wait-and-see attitude. There are still "significant uncertainties" in the economic outlook, and latest US inflation data will probably not put pressure on the Fed to raise key interest rates again in the near future. ECB President Mario Draghi continues to see growth risks for the euro zone and recent economic data have confirmed that the pace of growth in the euro area is slowing. Nevertheless, the likelihood of a recession remains low.

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Apr 18, 2019

LGT Navigator: Fed sees sustained moderate economic growth

According to the Fed, the US economy continues to grow moderately in most Fed districts. According to the Beige Book, the economic report published yesterday evening, employment has continued to pick up and wages have risen at the same pace as at the beginning of the year.

The minutes of the US Federal Reserve's last monetary policy decision on March 20 confirmed the Fed's wait-and-see attitude. There are still "significant uncertainties" in the economic outlook, and latest US inflation data will probably not put pressure on the Fed to raise key interest rates again in the near future. ECB President Mario Draghi continues to see growth risks for the euro zone and recent economic data have confirmed that the pace of growth in the euro area is slowing. Nevertheless, the likelihood of a recession remains low.

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Apr 17, 2019

LGT Navigator: Signs of economic recovery in China

China's economy grew faster than expected by +6.4% in the first quarter of the current year. Industrial production also grew strongly in March by +8.5% year-on-year, expanding at a rate not seen since July 2014. In addition, initial economic data in March had indicated that the economy could develop positively after a difficult start to the year.

The minutes of the US Federal Reserve's last monetary policy decision on March 20 confirmed the Fed's wait-and-see attitude. There are still "significant uncertainties" in the economic outlook, and latest US inflation data will probably not put pressure on the Fed to raise key interest rates again in the near future. ECB President Mario Draghi continues to see growth risks for the euro zone and recent economic data have confirmed that the pace of growth in the euro area is slowing. Nevertheless, the likelihood of a recession remains low.

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Our commitment to society

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.

Meinhard Platzer and Dietmar Baumgartner, Co-CEOs LGT Bank Österreich

"We draw up tailored solutions for our clients and implement these using our extensive investment expertise."

Meinhard Platzer and Dietmar Baumgartner, Co-CEOs LGT Bank Österreich

Events

LGT's financial results for the first half of 2019 will be released on August 22, 2019.