Poor risk management is putting many wealthy families in jeopardy of a host of dangers, including legal action, theft and even kidnapping, according to Harry Dawe-Lane, newly appointed Aon ultra high net worth advisor.
Isle of Man fund administrator Portal, a joint venture between insurance manager Thomas Miller and a multi-family office and wealth management firm based on the island, is reportedly on track to reach $1 billion in assets under management by the end of this year.
The market for offshore yacht and aircraft registration is heating up and stimulating a competitive spirit, says Reg Crowder, bringing nothing but good news for both owners and buyers of luxury yachts and aircraft
Offshore financial centres around the world are becoming increasingly popular for wealthy families to invest in. Bob Reynolds highlights some of the more popular offshore centres and how their individual strengths can suit the wealthy business family
With families spread across many timezones and cultures, offshore banks are adapting to cater for their complex needs. Rodrigo Amaral explains how some banks offer tailor-made services to suit families and that, despite recent news stories, secrecy is their top priority