Overview - About LGI - Lion Global Investors

About LGI

Lion Global Investors, a member of the Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited (OCBC) Group, is one of the largest asset management companies in Southeast Asia, with group assets under management of S$42.5 billion (US$29.4 billion) as at 31 December 2016.

Established since 1986, we are uniquely positioned to provide Asian equities and fixed income strategies and funds to both institutional and retail investors.

Our Team

Our clients are served by one of the largest and most experienced investment teams in Asia dedicated to asset management. A strong team of more than 40 fund managers and analysts averaging over 17 years of financial industry experience, with more than half of the members holding the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation, provides the scale, worldwide coverage and information edge to act in our clients’ best interests.

Headquartered in Singapore, we enjoy the advantage of seamless and coordinated access to all management, investment, support and operational functions in a centralised approach, providing efficiency in servicing our clients worldwide.

Our Strong Parentage

Our Asian credentials are firmly established by our membership of the Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited (OCBC) Group. Lion Global Investors is 70% owned by Great Eastern Holdings Limited, a subsidiary of OCBC Bank, and 30% owned by Orient Holdings Private Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of OCBC Bank.

OCBC Bank, established in 1932, is now the second-largest financial services group in Southeast Asia by assets and one of the world’s most highly-rated banks, with an Aa1 rating from Moody’s. Recognised for its financial strength and stability, OCBC Bank is consistently ranked among the World’s Top 50 Safest Banks by Global Finance and has been named Best Managed Bank in Singapore and the Asia Pacific by The Asian Banker.

OCBC Group

Historical Timeline

1986

OCBC Asset Management established

1996

Straits Lion Asset Management, the aset management arm of Great Eastern formed

2005

OCBC Asset Management and Straits Lion Asset Management merged to form Lion Capital Management

2008

Lion Capital Management renamed to Lion Global Investors Limited
Brunei Branch of Lion Global Investors began operations

2012

Acquired Malaysia's Pacific Mutual Fund Bhd

2014

Incorporated wholly-owned subsidiary LionGlobal Capital Partners Pte Ltd in Singapore

Our Mission

We are dedicated to being Asia’s leading asset management company, recognised globally for our sound expertise across a range of investment strategies and achieving the highest standards of integrity, dedication to excellence, strong client focus, sound and disciplined investment process and a track record of growing clients’ wealth through superior long-term investment performance.

Our Vision

We aim to be the trusted investment manager for all seasons and through the investment cycle.

Fast Facts

Fast Facts

  • AUM of S$42.5 billion (US$29.4 billion) as at 31 December 2016
  • More than 40 fund managers and analysts averaging over 17 years of financial industry experience
  • 150 employees
  • Headquartered in Singapore with centralised investment, support and operational teams providing seamless access and coordination
  • Backed by OCBC Bank, consistently ranked among the World’s Top 50 Safest Banks by Global Finance
Our Awards & Accolades 2016

Our Awards & Accolades 2016

  • Lipper Fund Awards 2016 - LionGlobal Japan Growth Fund wins "Best Equity Japan over 10 years", Singapore & Taiwan
  • Citywire Asia Awards 2016 Singapore - "Best Group" - Asia Pacific Hard Currency
  • Global Banking and Finance Review Awards 2015 - "Best Asset Management Company Singapore"