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Integrate your plans for retirement and succession

Almost a quarter of Swiss entrepreneurs plan to sell their company within the next five years. How can they pass down their business? How can they optimise their tax situation? And how can they plan for retirement? Read more from one of our experts her.

Occupational pensions give you the opportunity to increase your retirement capital while benefiting from tax deductions, whether you are an employee, a business owner or self-employed. Here's how and why.

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Q1 2020 Outlook: Post-trade shock hangover

In 2020, growth will remain slow and yields low. Discover how we position our clients’ portfolios for the challenges ahead.

Lombard Odier supports the IIGCC global investor statement to governments on climate change

Lombard Odier supports the updated version of the Global Investor Statement to Governments on Climate Change (IIGCC), issued at the COP 25 and endorsed by a record-breaking 631 investors. As asset managers, we believe it is vital we use our influence to help reduce the systemic risks climate change represents, but also to help accelerate the transition towards a more sustainable economy.

The UK election and the end of the beginning?
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The UK election and the end of the beginning?

How likely is the Conservatives’ victory on 12 December 2019, and what should investors do if the outcome is a hung parliament? What’s the outlook for the economy and UK assets? 

Our Managing Partner, Alexandre Zeller, gave a speech on the future of Swiss private banking at the British Swiss Chamber of Commerce in Zürich last week. “The Swiss banking industry will flourish in the future as long as it continues to anticipate change and provide value-adding services to clients,” he said.

Thomas Wyss, Head Wealth Planning bei Lombard Odier in Zürich, analysiert die steuerliche Situation von Unternehmen und Unternehmern in der Schweiz sowie die Herausforderung der Altersvorsorge. Salär oder Dividende? Unsere Experten analysieren die besten Strategien zur Umsetzung.

Do central bankers have a climate change mandate?
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Emerging economies, where next?

Emerging markets look set to recover in 2020 as interest rate cuts feed through to their economies and tensions from the US/China trade dispute stabilise.