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Maintaining a comfortable lifestyle after selling a company

How can you plan for your retirement? How can assets be allocated to ensure optimised post-tax returns? Read more on our case study that analyses the future of a retired entrepreneur after selling his business. 

rethink sustainability

Can we be green and grow?

In order to slow global warming, we must decouple growth from our consumption of resources and energy. Some critics argue that a "degrowth" is necessary. However, degrowth is not a solution because it slows down the innovation necessary for resource efficiency, according to economist Dimitri Zenghelis. Investing in innovation, science and creativity will enable us to get more from the resources at our disposal.

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Do central bankers have a climate change mandate?

If climate change is the greatest threat facing humanity, how can central bankers respond, and should they?

Lombard Odier named Private Bank of the Year

Winning awards again – this time for our outstanding service, performance and our ability to serve clients with cross-border needs by the influential Spear’s Wealth Management Awards 2019. The judges considered factors including innovation, client feedback, changes in assets under management and staff retention.

Eight-year winning streak in the Middle East

For a consecutive 8th year, we're honoured to have been recognised for our local offerings. On 13 November, we’ve been awarded "Best Shariah Compliant Wealth Management Offering" and ‘Best Overall International Private Bank’ by the WealthBriefing MENA Awards 2019 in Dubai. Present in the region for the past 50 years and Shariah compliant since 2018, we're proud to have developed an innovative & bespoke solution for our clients in this fast-growing and strategic region.


Practising what we preach

On 8-9 November, 90 universities across the globe came together at the 2019 McGill International Portfolio Challenge in Montreal to discuss the challenges of transitioning a pension plan from dependency on fossil fuel revenues to more environmentally sustainable investments.

Hear from our Senior Managing Partner, Patrick Odier, who opened the ceremony with a statement on the Sustainability Revolution.

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The global economy is bottoming out

Is the worst of the trade-induced slowdown behind us? The world economy is showing signs of a recession-free slowdown, and there might be progress in US-China trade relations. The cycle might not be over yet. 

Open Science: Good for scientists, good for society

On World Science Day for Peace and Development 2019, hear the story of Dr Tara Nanut and discover why Open Science is the future of discovery.