India's Validus Wealth secures strategic investment from LGT Group

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A substantial majority stake in Validus Wealth, an Indian wealth management firm formerly known as WGC Wealth, has been acquired by LGT, the leading private banking and asset management group owned by the royal family of Liechtenstein. The remaining shares will continue to be held by the company's current management team that opted for an Employee Buyout (EBO) recently. Through this transaction, Validus Wealth will significantly strengthen its platform for serving HNW and UHNW families in India, and LGT will expand its international presence and foray into the thriving Indian wealth man...

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Christopher Copper-Ind is editor-in-chief of International Investment. Before this, he was editorial director of The Business Year, from 2014 to 2017.