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Oct 4, 2019 | Fellowship

LGT Venture Philanthropy celebrates the 10th anniversary of the LGT Impact Fellowship and the arrival of the 2019 cohort.

Message from Oliver Karius, Partner at LGT Venture Philanthropy

Sep 10, 2019 | Impact

LGT Venture Philanthropy partners with Harambee to accelerate youth employment

New funding to grow jobs and work experiences for work-seekers.

Aug 28, 2019 | Publications

LGT acquires leading Indian impact investor Aspada from Soros Economic Development Fund to expand its global impact investing platform, LGT Lightstone

LGT, the international private banking and asset management group owned by the Princely House of
Liechtenstein, is acquiring Aspada, a leading India-focused impact investment fund, to expand its impact
investing platform, LGT Lightstone. LGT acquires the management organization of Aspada and a significant
majority position of its portfolio from Aspada’s sole shareholder, Soros Economic Development Fund (SEDF).

Jul 12, 2019 | Impact

New $1M commitment from LGT Venture Philanthropy to help m2m significantly increase scale and impact

mothers2mothers (m2m) is excited to announce that our long-standing supporter, LGT Venture Philanthropy (LGT VP), has chosen to deepen their commitment with a new $1M grant. This non-programmatic funding will help m2m increase our scale and impact significantly.

Apr 1, 2019 | Fellowship

Looking back on 10 years of LGT Impact Fellowship

Over the last ten years, we’ve welcomed over 150 motivated Fellows from 32 nationalities and diverse professional backgrounds to the program.

Dec 11, 2018

New investment in Liberia: Last Mile Health

LGT VP is proud to have partnered with a pioneer in community health: award-winning Last Mile Health.


Oct 4, 2018

New report on state of oral healthcare for urban, low-income households in India

LGT VP worked with Grameen Foundation India to understand attitudes, behavior and challenges around access to oral healthcare.


Sep 21, 2018

m2m: First Early Childhood Development Social Impact Bond is launched in South Africa

The outcome-based financing mechanism seeks to improve early childhood learning and development outcomes in the Western Cape. LGT VP is one of three investors.

Aug 1, 2018

Educate Girls: World’s first development impact bond in education surpassed target outcomes

Educate Girls' delivers promising outcomes on innovative financing instrument

Dec 8, 2017

Breakfast event on Capacity Building Support

We co-hosted a breakfest meeting with the GIIN to present and discuss a report on capacity building support. 

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