Crown Premium Private Equity Technology Ventures key client benefits

*High quality, well-diversified core position for venture capital investing

*Investment in top quartile funds that are often closed to new investors

*Balanced diversification across geographies and sectors

*Low correlation with

bonds and equities

*Optimised tax structure for German and international investors

*Deckungsstockfhigkeit for German and Austrian institutions

LGT Capital Partners’ list of clients includes Axa, Swiss Life, McKinsey

& Company, the Princely family of Liechtenstein, and other sophisticated institutional and private investors in Germany and Austria. LGT Capital Partners works with clients as partners, sharing insights and ideas from principal to principal.

Several factors have influenced LGT Capital Partners’ decision to dedicate substantial resources to private equity investments in Europe, in particular :

*Europe playing more of a leading role in the fast development of global technology markets

*European governments’ growing recognition that a successful private equity market is a catalyst for economic growth and leadership

*Increased corporate restructuring activity likely to set free new market forces and opportunities

LGT Capital Partners believes strongly in the future of European private equity and plays a leading role in it. Over the years the team has built substantial expertise and an extensive network

in the global private equity and hedge fund industries and is known as a sophisticated, long-term investor with an outstanding track record.

For more information: aim@lgt.com or telephone: +41 55 415 9 415