The Mauritius foundation is an increasingly compelling structuring vehicle for high-net-worth individuals and businesses seeking to
Enabling high-net-worth clients to retain control of their assets while keeping maintenance costs to a minimum, Client Director
Jimmy How Saw Keng and Kenny Curpen highlight how Mauritius provides suitably robust infrastructure to become a destination of choice for affluent individuals wishing to establish a family office.
Successfully managing a family's wealth and its enduring legacy can be a challenge without a family office. According to The Family Firm Institute, only about 30 percent of family businesses survive into...
Nigeria's President has issued an executive order amending the Executive Order 008 of 2018 on the Voluntary Offshore Assets Regularisation Scheme (VOARS).
Do you have a single or multiple streams of income or investments? Do you earn income in the form of dividend, rent, interest etc. from your investments?
Clyde & Co
Tanzania recently released the Natural Wealth and Resources Regulations. In this article
United Arab Emirates
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
Federal Cabinet has recently issued Cabinet Decision No. 29/2021 regarding the Executive Regulations (the "New Executive Regulations") for the Federal Law No. 4/2020 (the "New Movables Pledge Law")
In late 2020, the Federal Decree-Law No. 19 of 2020 on Τrusts was enacted in the United Arab Emirates by President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed.
As we approach the end of a tumultuous year, where the UAE in particular has seen a range of legislative measures being introduced focussing on asset protection and safeguarding the wealth of family run businesses in the GCC.
Associate Director, Leevyn Isabel answers our clients' most frequently asked questions when comparing a foundation to a trust.
STA Law Firm
The asset management sector within the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is responsible for sustainable growth of financial sectors ...
Leevyn Isabel details the key benefits of establishing a foundation in the UAE, explaining how they provide both expats and UAE nationals with a local solution ...
Nexdigm Private Limited
Earlier in April 2019, the Cabinet of Ministers in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) released Resolution No 31 of 2019 (Resolution)
Maintaining composure in turbulent times is not easy, especially when our financial security and economic stability are affected.
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Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC) was established in the year 2002 as flagship hub for global commodities trade providing state-of-the art physical, financial and market infrastructure.
Private wealth solutions for families in the United Arab Emirates ("UAE") have been revolutionised in the past two years by foundation laws in the Dubai International Financial Centre
After spending six days with colleagues from our Jersey, Guernsey and Dubai offices meeting with clients and intermediaries in the UAE, the message remains upbeat: there's plenty of work to be...
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The Dubai International Financial Center (the DIFC) has introduces a flexible payment scheme for court fees that shall be payable 35% at the time of filing the claim,...
The UAE has long been considered as a popular location for migration, primarily due to its tax-free environment and excellent weather and lifestyle.