Home » Archives by category » Trust and Trustee Services

Trust and Companies in Gibraltar

Trust and Companies in Gibraltar

Approximately 65 Groups of Companies are licensed by the Gibraltar Financial Services Commission to provide fiduciary services from or within Gibraltar, and charge clients for the privilege. These services include…

Offshore Jurisdictions: Strength to Strength

Offshore Jurisdictions: Strength to Strength

Despite the scaremongering headlines in the UK press, offshore financial centres continue to report growth in business and reputation The offshore centres especially associated with the UK, namely the Channel…

Should you consider investing offshore?

Should you consider investing offshore?

As recently identified by the IFA Online, there are distinct types of investors who might benefit from investing offshore. Are any of these you? Individuals with low risk assets Low…

The STM Short Trust

The STM Short Trust

A new Trust service A Trust is a fund of assets held by one person (a Trustee) for another (a Beneficiary). The STM Short Trust is a simple arrangement where…

Asset Protection Trust – Safeguarding Assets against Litigation

Asset Protection Trust – Safeguarding Assets against Litigation

Litigation in the professions is a factor that will not go away and with the continued selling of no-win, no-fee legal advice becoming more and more prevalent, along with continually…

In Good Company?

In Good Company?

In certain circumstances, incorporating a separate company to take control of your family trusts can be an excellent move, particularly as families become more international.…

New regime for Trusts under French law

France is set to introduce new rules governing the tax treatment of Trusts under French law, with further provisions on Inheritance, Gift and Wealth Taxes. The term ‘Trusts’ refers to…

£26 billion bequeathed to pets each year

It’s not unusual for people to leave money to their friends in their Will. When it’s man’s proverbial best friend though, the amounts that some owners leave to their pets…