WEALTH MANAGEMENT 

What is the family office?

According to recent market research, the number of billionaires and Ultra High Net Worth (UHNW) families around the globe continues to grow year after year. This development has clearly affected demand for wealth management services, and more and more family businesses are now turning to entities called family offices to manage their wealth.

 ADDITIONAL READING 

Family Office & Wealth Management Articles

Growing your Family’s Human Capital

Growing your Family’s Human Capital

This is an abridged version of a longer article courtesy of the International Family Offices Journal. There is a revolution unfolding on the balance sheets of the world’s corporations that holds a lesson for families...
Family Office 101

Family Office 101

Photo by rawpixel.com from Pexels In this series we will discuss 5 major pitfalls to watch out for when moving from standard wealth management services (provided by a private bank) to dedicated family office services. According...
Five Critical Questions for Family Offices

Five Critical Questions for Family Offices

Dr Alexander Koeberle-Schmid, family business expert at PricewaterhouseCoopers GmbH, Germany, has helped more than 100 entrepreneurial families from around the world navigate the complexities of communal investing. His latest book, The Family Office: A...
In Which Country Should You Set Up Your Family Office?

In Which Country Should You Set Up Your Family Office?

Photo by NastyaSensei Sens from Pexels While families ponder the question of whether to set up their own family office (“SFO”) or use the services of an existing multi-family office (“MFO”), as discussed in part...
What Services Do Family Offices Provide?

What Services Do Family Offices Provide?

Photo by Philipp Birmes from Pexels In the second part of this series of articles we focused on preferred jurisdictions for family offices, this time we look at the actual services provided by single-family offices...