Financial advisor to LGT Capital Partners
LGT Capital Partners acquires Clerestory Capital Advisors
December 12, 2012 (New York, NY) – Freeman & Co. congratulates its client LGT Capital Partners on its acquisition of Clerestory Capital Advisors, LLC. Freeman & Co. acted as exclusive financial advisor to LGT Capital Partners, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the LGT Group.
LGT Capital Partners has acquired 100 percent of Clerestory Capital Advisors, LLC, creating a strategic relationship and providing additional distribution opportunities for Clerestory products. Following the acquisition, Clerestory was renamed LGT Clerestory LLC. LGT Clerestory is the dedicated real estate competence center for LGT Capital Partners, which builds on the success of LGT CP’s Crown and separate account offerings by providing clients with greater access to real estate expertise and investments.
New York-based Clerestory, founded in 2007, provides investors with global access to real estate via funds, co-investments and secondary investments. The principals of the firm have proven track records in real estate strategies.
Eric Weber, Managing Director & COO of Freeman & Co., said, “LGT is a leader in the private equity fund of funds and hedge fund of funds. A partnership with Clerestory helps respond to their clients’ demand for real estate exposure and expands LGT’s leading alternative investment capabilities.”