News results for Offshore

Offshore
2 July 2020

OECD Data Puts Global Offshore Wealth At €10 Trillion

Automatic exchange of information agreements show that the offshore world accounts for about €10...

Offshore
17 June 2020

To Domicile Or Not? Considerations For Making A UK Move

International executives need to use the current extraordinary times to re-assess their financial...

Offshore
25 May 2020

Hong Kong's Nervous Wealth Industry Expects Exodus

What is the future for Hong Kong's wealth management sector, and the clients it works with,...

Offshore
29 April 2020

Golden Visas In Time Of Crisis: Advisors' Perspectives

Those providing investment migration services in the current turmoil are seeing high net worth...

Offshore
23 April 2020

M/HQ Sets Up Within Dubai International Financial Centre

The firm is setting up in the centre at a time when the jurisdiction is changing and adding to its...

Offshore
19 February 2020

EU Takes The Bahamas Off "Grey List"

The Caribbean jurisdiction is no longer on a list of places deemed not fully co-operative about tax...

Offshore
19 February 2020

US Overtakes Switzerland In Financial Secrecy Index

The US, Switzerland, the Cayman Islands, Hong Kong and Singapore are, in descending order, the...

Offshore
4 February 2020

Asian Families' Succession Plans - The BVI, Cayman Islands Solutions

What can jurisdictions such as the British Virgin Islands and the Cayman Islands do for HNW Asian...

Offshore
22 January 2020

Protecting Clients: Mental Capacity, Welfare Issues - The View From Guernsey

This publication is running a series of features and articles examining a range of issues joined by...

Offshore
27 November 2019

Maltese Ministerial Resignations Amid Widening Police Probe

A police probe into the murder more than two years ago of a campaigning journalist, who claimed...

Comment & Analysis results for Offshore

Offshore
2 April 2009

Tax Havens - How The Landscape Is Changing

The hostility to tax havens is not new. Many of these jurisdictions have already taken steps to...

Offshore
18 September 2008

Swiss Bank Secrecy Under Siege, Seen As Prized Asset

Despite challenges from the likes of Hong Kong and Singapore, Switzerland continues to be the...

Offshore
4 September 2008

As Wave of Trusts are Set Up in Switzerland, Not All May Survive

There has been a rush to set up trusts in Switzerland. But the regulatory environment is unclear...

Offshore
10 March 2008

Crown Dependencies Prepare for IMF Visit

The Crown Dependencies are due to welcome the International Monetary Fund with open arms later this...

Offshore
4 June 2007

Maintaining the Momentum is Guernsey's Challenge

The offshore island of Guernsey is riding high on a wall of business emanating from the global...

Offshore
17 April 2007

Competition Hots Up in Offshore Funds Sector

The financial sector regulator in Jersey – the Financial Services Commission – last week...

Offshore
11 April 2007

Will Swiss Wealth Management Be Affected by the Abolition of Swedish Wealth Tax?

WealthBriefing recently reported that the Swedish wealth tax is to be abolished this month....

Offshore
21 June 2006

Guernsey Clamps Down on Abuse in Financial Services Sector

US, English and offshore law firms have worked closely together to bring a landmark receivership...

Offshore
16 February 2006

Recent Jersey Trust Cases

It is well known that Jersey is a vibrant offshore jurisdiction - bank deposits in Jersey now stand...

Offshore
20 May 2005

WealthBriefing Talks to the Director General of Guernsey Financial Services Commission

Peter Neville, the Director General of Guernsey Financial Services Commission is one of the major...