Click here for information on how Stonehage Fleming is responding to the COVID-19 epidemic

The Stonehage Fleming Journey

With a heritage dating back to 1873, and a sixth generation family at our core, we have a rich history and a culture of continuous innovation and adaption. Our award-winning proposition and client-centric approach has led us to becoming the leading independently owned Family Office Group in EMEA.

Fleming Family & Partners

Robert Fleming sets up the business to invest in opportunities, which included the emerging American economy


The Southern Investment Trust is established as a family trust


Robert Fleming & Co. established incorporating the Southern Investment Trust


Jardine Fleming is founded as a joint venture between Jardine Matheson and Robert Fleming & Co.


Stonehage is established in London to provide family office services and to administer trusts, companies and other structures designed for a number of client families from South Africa


Stonehage office opens in Neuchâtel, Switzerland to broaden the offering and to leverage Switzerland’s status as an international financial hub


ABSA, one of Southern Africa’s largest banks acquires 85% of Stonehage


Stonehage establishes its presence in the Channel Islands with the opening of the Jersey office - today the Stonehage Fleming headquarters. Stonehage acquires Nexus Management Limited, a financial services company based in Israel. Israel office opens


Fleming Family & Partners (FF&P) is formed to manage the Fleming Family wealth


FF&P opens the doors to the first non-Fleming clients, drawing on eight decades of experience in the financial services sector


Stonehage becomes 100% management owned through the buyout of ABSA shareholding. The relationship becomes an equal partnership. Independence allows Stonehage to become a true Multi Family Office


Launch of Stonehage Investment Partners, Property and Law services

Stonehage opens offices in Cape Town and Johannesburg and launches Stonehage Investment Partners, Property and Law services


Stonehage opens office in Zürich and establishes joint ventures in USA and Australia. This year also marks the launch of the Philanthropy and Art Management services


Stonehage opens Geneva office and launch the Global Direct Equity Strategy


FF&P adds wealth planning to its offering by acquiring a significant minority interest in Asquith & Partners, renamed FF&P Wealth Planning. Zürich based FF&P Suisse acquires Gebhard, Corrodi and Partners (GCP), a respected independent wealth manager for high net worth individuals


Offices open in Luxembourg and Stellenbosch

Stonehage and Fleming Family & Partners merge to become one of the world's leading independently owned family offices
Stonehage Fleming enters into a strategic alliance with Lombard International Assurance, a global leader in wealth planning solutions
Stonehage Fleming announces a strategic alliance with Glenmede, an independently owned private wealth and institutional investment management firm
Caledonia Investments (Cayzer Family), a listed investment trust acquires a significant minority stake in Stonehage Fleming