LGT’s acquisition of ABN AMRO’s Asia and Middle East operations

Clifford Chance has advised ABN AMRO on the sale of its private banking operations in Asia and the Middle East to international private banking and asset management group LGT.

The transaction involved the divestment of ABN AMRO’s Asia and Middle East operations which manage around US $20 billion of client assets as the group seeks to strengthen and grow it’s Northwest Europe private banking operations.

Singapore partner Lee Taylor (picture) led the Clifford Chance team, supported by associate Satbir Walia and lawyer Samantha Eng.

Involved fees earner: Lee Taylor – Clifford Chance; Satbir Walia – Clifford Chance; Samantha Eng – Clifford Chance;

Law Firms: Clifford Chance;

Clients: Abn Amro;


Author: Michael Patrini