private clients.

We seek to be the private bankers of reference for entrepreneurs and their families – not just today, but over the long term, generation after generation. Our ability to re-evaluate a changing world enables us to build stability, while our financial strength allows us to keep investing in the business and improve our client offering.

local solutions.

We seek to be the private bankers of reference for entrepreneurs and their families – not just today, but over the long term, generation after generation. Our ability to re-evaluate a changing world enables us to build stability, while our financial strength allows us to keep investing in the business and improve our client offering.

our local solutions

investment solutions.

Investment Solutions is the investment function of the private bank. Our sole focus is to care for, preserve and grow our clients’ wealth over the long term. With over 300 investment professionals working across the globe, we generate innovative investment insights and employ them within a robust yet nimble asset allocation framework. 

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wealth planning.

Our approach to wealth management isn’t just about building a portfolio. We take a holistic, global, yet personalised approach to assessing your needs, which allows us to provide you with long-term, bespoke solutions.

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lombard loans.

Our loans can help you get projects off the ground, or finalise work you have underway. They can provide attractive opportunities to diversify your assets, or they can make your wealth structure more tax-efficient.

A Lombard Loan is a fixed loan or agreed overdraft granted against a pledge of liquid assets such as equities, bonds or investment funds, up to a certain percentage of their value.

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impact investing.

Lombard Odier has always taken its responsibility to make a positive contribution to society and the environment seriously. That’s why, for two decades, we have spearheaded the practice of investing intentionally to create outcomes that change the world for the better.

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philanthropy.

Corporate Social Responsibility. Sustainability. Impact Investing. Philanthropy. At Lombard Odier, these principles are touchstones for everything we do.

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digital solutions.

Over the past 25 years, we have developed leading banking infrastructure and technological solutions in software and services. We provide infrastructure on supporting all banking activities – from portfolio management, to trading, custody, reporting, operational and back-office services. We’ve been offering this service to clients, including external asset managers, family offices and other private banks, since 2001.

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our offices.

Our roots are Swiss but we have an international outlook. For over two centuries, we have looked beyond our borders to offer our clients innovative and personalised solutions. We were the first private bank to set up an office outside of Switzerland in 1951 and ever since, we’ve continued to find opportunities to expand our presence to better serve our clients, all around the world.

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investment insigths.

  • Mounting pressure from higher dollar funding costs and trade tensions

    Our central scenario does not foresee a major downturn over the next year or so, only some deceleration in world economic growth. The balance of risks is nonetheless becoming less favourable, owing to tighter US monetary policy and the escalating trade dispute between the two economic powerhouses. A progressive reduction of portfolio risk is thus warranted, towards a more neutral positioning.

  • Oil: Commodities’ bright spot
    investment insights

    Oil: Commodities’ bright spot

    Brent crude oil is trading close to a four-year high, at USD 841 per barrel, while commodity markets are more widely experiencing their longest losing streak in more than three years. This dispersion between commodity returns is wide and needs investors’ attention in portfolios in a strong dollar environment and rising US interest rates. While crude oil has gained more than 26% since the start of 2018, the broad Bloomberg Commodity Index has fallen around 1% over the same period. In this article, we look at the supply and demand dynamics on the oil market, the impact on inflation and the implications for investors in three market scenarios.

  • Global Investment Strategy Q4 2018
    investment insights

    Global Investment Strategy Q4 2018

    Discover our latest investment insights from Stéphane Monier, CIO Private Bank, and Samy Chaar, Chief Economist, in our quarterly investment strategy video.