Stonehage Fleming Investment Management is adviser to many of the world's leading families and wealth creators. We manage and protect their wealth, often across several geographies and generations.

Whether you are a first generation entrepreneur or a multi-generational family, we have the investment wisdom and experience to ensure that the wealth you have worked hard to create will be preserved. Our clients have entrusted us with more than USD24bn* for investment management and advice from private individuals, family offices, trustees, charities and endowments. Our investment heritage dates back to 1873 and the launch of the first investment trust.

We have a global investment perspective with investment teams based in London, Zurich, Liechtenstein, Cape Town, Johannesburg and Jersey.

* number as at March 2024


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Stonehage Fleming Investment Management is part of the Stonehage Fleming Group - a leading Family Office. Working in conjunction with other trusted advisers, we are able to draw on over 40 years of practical experience helping discerning clients address the challenges of creating and preserving wealth.

We offer our services from 19 offices in 14 geographies. Independently owned by management, staff and a publicly quoted family investment trust with a patient capital philosophy, our goals are precisely aligned with those of the clients we serve.

Remarkable experience, aligned interests

Prioritising family

Your peace of mind and your time are scarce and valuable; we will help protect them. Our services have been developed through understanding the needs of successful families.

Applied learning

We have collaborated with clients for three generations and have a sixth generation family at our core. It is almost certain we have prior experience of any challenges you may face. Whatever the purpose of your wealth, your family will benefit from our practical wisdom.

Extending your reach

Our network gives you access to global talent and opportunity. We have the resources to identify your needs and execute on your behalf.

Aligning our interests

We are independently owned, and management and staff are significant shareholders. We have a clear incentive to serve you well. This is also a foundation for stable and long-standing relationships.

We work with private clients, families and advisers.

We are able to draw on a well-resourced and highly experienced investment team to construct portfolios, and our family office experience to understand where liquid investment assets sit in the context of a family’s wider wealth.

Our business is structured around a number of investment capabilities, which combine to meet a variety of client requirements.

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Investment Management

All investments risk the loss of capital. The value of investments may go down as well as up and, for products designed to return income, the distributions can also go down or up and you may not receive back the full value of your initial investment. No guarantee or representation is made that the funds will achieve their investment objective. The material on this site does not constitute legal, tax, or advice on investments. If you are unsure about whether a fund meets your requirements, then you should seek professional financial advice before investing.

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All investments risk the loss of capital. The value of investments may go down as well as up and, for products designed to return income, the distributions can also go down or up and you may not receive back the full value of your initial investment. No guarantee or representation is made that the funds will achieve their investment objective. The material on this site does not constitute legal, tax, or advice on investments. If you are unsure about whether a fund meets your requirements, then you should seek professional financial advice before investing.

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All investments risk the loss of capital. The value of investments may go down as well as up and, for products designed to return income, the distributions can also go down or up and you may not receive back the full value of your initial investment. No guarantee or representation is made that the funds will achieve their investment objective. The material on this site does not constitute legal, tax, or advice on investments. If you are unsure about whether a fund meets your requirements, then you should seek professional financial advice before investing.

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All investments risk the loss of capital. The value of investments may go down as well as up and, for products designed to return income, the distributions can also go down or up and you may not receive back the full value of your initial investment. No guarantee or representation is made that the funds will achieve their investment objective. The material on this site does not constitute legal, tax, or advice on investments. If you are unsure about whether a fund meets your requirements, then you should seek professional financial advice before investing.

The information and materials in this website and any pages thereof (the "Website") contain information on foreign collective investment schemes managed by Stonehage Fleming Investment Management Limited which have not been approved by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) for distribution in or from Switzerland to non-qualified investors in accordance with the Federal Act on Collective Investment Schemes of 23 June 2006 ("CISA"). Therefore, the information contained in the following pages is only directed to qualified investors within the meaning of Art. 10 Para. 3, 3bis and 3ter CISA ("Qualified Investors") with domicile/registered seat in Switzerland.

QUALIFIED INVESTORS

1. According to Art. 10 Para. 3 of the Swiss Federal Collective Investment Schemes Act (CISA), Qualified investors are considered:
a. Regulated financial intermediaries such as banks, securities dealers, fund management companies as well as asset managers of collective investment schemes,
b. Regulated insurance companies,
c. Public entities and insurance companies with professional treasury departments,
d. Companies with professional treasury departments;
e. High net worth individuals,
f. Investors who have entered into a written asset management agreement with a supervised financial intermediary (such as banks, securities dealers, fund management companies as well asset managers of collective capital investments).

2. According to Art. 6 Para. 2 of the Swiss Federal Collective Investment Schemes Ordinance (CISO), in particular Art. 10 Para. 4 CISA, qualified investors are also considered:
Independent asset managers and investors who have entered into a written asset management. agreement with independent asset managers to the extent that:
a. The asset manager as a financial intermediary is subject to the Money Laundering Act (MLA) of 10 October 1997 (Art. 2 Para. 3 lit. e MLA);
b. The asset manager is subject to a professional code of conduct which is recognized as a minimum standard by the supervisory authority, and
c. The asset management contract contains the recognized guidelines of a professional organization.

3. A high net worth individual is someone who can confirm in writing that they directly or indirectly have net financial investments of at least 2 million Swiss francs.
* Financial investments are bank assets (demand or time deposits), fiduciary assets, securities (including collective investment schemes and structured products), derivatives, precious metals as well as life insurances with a replacement value.
* Direct investments in real estate and claims from social insurances (including claims from the 2. and 3. Pillar), are not considered financial investments.
* The confirmation of financial investments has to be submitted no later than the time the collective investment scheme is offered and distributed.
* The advertiser or provider of the collective investment scheme must review the existence of the required financial investments if there are doubts as to whether the person qualifies as a high-net-worth individual.
* A written confirmation is not necessary if the required financial investments are deposited at the bank or the securities dealer who is also offering or distributing the collective investment scheme.
Private investment vehicles which have been set up for private persons can be treated like high-net-worth individuals as long as they hold net investments of over 2 million Swiss francs.

We have appointed 'ARM Swiss Representatives SA' as our Swiss representative for the following funds: Stonehage Fleming ("SF") Global Best Ideas, SF Global Responsible Investment Fund, SF Global Multi Asset Portfolio, and SF Private Capital Fund. The paying agent in Switzerland is Banque Heritage S.A. The Prospectus and the Articles, KIIDs and additional documentation including the annual and semi-annual report can be obtained free of charge from the representative in Switzerland. Full contact details are contained within the fund documentation.

 

All investments risk the loss of capital. The value of investments may go down as well as up and, for products designed to return income, the distributions can also go down or up and you may not receive back the full value of your initial investment. No guarantee or representation is made that the funds will achieve their investment objective. The material on this site does not constitute legal, tax, or advice on investments. If you are unsure about whether a fund meets your requirements, then you should seek professional financial advice before investing.

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All investments risk the loss of capital. The value of investments may go down as well as up and, for products designed to return income, the distributions can also go down or up and you may not receive back the full value of your initial investment. No guarantee or representation is made that the funds will achieve their investment objective. The material on this site does not constitute legal, tax, or advice on investments. If you are unsure about whether a fund meets your requirements, then you should seek professional financial advice before investing. This information is not directed at any US person or any person in the US and the information does not constitute an offer or solicitation to buy or sell shares or units in any Stonehage Fleming fund to any US person or to any person in the US.

The following pages contain information on collective investment schemes (both local and foreign) that have been approved by the Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) for distribution in South Africa, in accordance with the Collective Investment Schemes Control Act, No 45 of 2002 (“CISCA”). The information and materials have been prepared for information purposes only and do not constitute a personal recommendation or advice or a solicitation to buy any product or service. They do not take into account the financial circumstances, needs or objectives of the recipient. In addition to the information provided, you may wish to consult an independent professional adviser.

 

All investments risk the loss of capital. The value of investments may go down as well as up and, for products designed to return income, the distributions can also go down or up and you may not receive back the full value of your initial investment. No guarantee or representation is made that the funds will achieve their investment objective. The material on this site does not constitute legal, tax, or advice on investments. If you are unsure about whether a fund meets your requirements, then you should seek professional financial advice before investing.

I confirm I am accessing the website from the country indicated.

 

All investments risk the loss of capital. The value of investments may go down as well as up and, for products designed to return income, the distributions can also go down or up and you may not receive back the full value of your initial investment. No guarantee or representation is made that the funds will achieve their investment objective. The material on this site does not constitute legal, tax, or advice on investments. If you are unsure about whether a fund meets your requirements, then you should seek professional financial advice before investing. This information is not directed at any US person or any person in the US and the information does not constitute an offer or solicitation to buy or sell shares or units in any Stonehage Fleming fund to any US person or to any person in the US.

The following pages contain information on collective investment schemes (both local and foreign) that have been approved by the Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) for distribution in South Africa, in accordance with the Collective Investment Schemes Control Act, No 45 of 2002 (“CISCA”). The information and materials have been prepared for information purposes only and do not constitute a personal recommendation or advice or a solicitation to buy any product or service. They do not take into account the financial circumstances, needs or objectives of the recipient. In addition to the information provided, you may wish to consult an independent professional adviser.

 

This information is directed only to Canadian residents that are "accredited investors" as defined under section 1.1 of National Instrument 45-106 Prospectus Exemptions and "permitted clients" as defined under section 1.1 of National Instrument 31-103 Registration Requirements, Exemptions and Ongoing Registrant Obligations. This information is not, and under no circumstance to be construed as, an offering memorandum, an advertisement or a public offering of any securities described herein in any province or territory of Canada (each, a "Canadian Jurisdiction"). Under no circumstances is this information to be construed as an offer to sell securities or the provision of advice in relation to any securities. Any offer or sale of any securities described in this information will be made pursuant to the definitive private placement documents for the securities. In addition, any offer or sale of, or advice on, any securities described in this information will be made only by a dealer or adviser registered or relying on an exemption from registration in the applicable Canadian Jurisdiction. No Canadian securities regulatory authority has reviewed or in any way passed upon the information contained in this website or the merits of any securities described in it, and any representation to the contrary is an offence.

By clicking on the button "I agree" you certify that you are an accredited investor as defined under section 1.1 of National Instrument 45-106 Prospectus Exemptions and "permitted clients" as defined under section 1.1 of National Instrument 31-103 Registration Requirements, Exemptions and Ongoing Registrant Obligations.

 

All investments risk the loss of capital. The value of investments may go down as well as up and, for products designed to return income, the distributions can also go down or up and you may not receive back the full value of your initial investment. No guarantee or representation is made that the funds will achieve their investment objective. The material on this site does not constitute legal, tax, or advice on investments. If you are unsure about whether a fund meets your requirements, then you should seek professional financial advice before investing.

IMPORTANT
: This information on this website is only intended for a) Qualified Clients, within the meaning of that term in the Israeli Investment Advice, Investment Marketing and Portfolio Management Law 1995, OR b) Qualified Investors within the meaning of First Addendum to the Israeli Securities Law 1968. It is not intended for any other type of investor. If you are unsure about whether you meet the criteria as a Qualified Client or Qualified Investor, please seek legal advice prior to reviewing this information.

By clicking on the button "I agree" you certify that you are a) a Qualified Client, within the meaning of that term in the Israeli Investment Advice, Investment Marketing and Portfolio Management Law 1995, OR b) Qualified Investors within the meaning of First Addendum to the Israeli Securities Law 1968.

 

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