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Kenya has established a new legal framework for family and non-charitable trusts to accumulate and preserve wealth for multiple generations.
AXIS Fiduciary Ltd
According to the latest Africa wealth report published by Henley and Partners in April 2022, Mauritius holds the highest wealth per capita in Africa as at December 2021.
AXIS Fiduciary Ltd
Mr. Assad Abdullatiff, Managing Director at Axis Fiduciary Ltd, recently participated in an interview with the Mauritius International Financial Centre whereby he highlighted the philanthropic...
AXIS Fiduciary Ltd
As an International Financial Centre("IFC") of substance, Mauritius provides lucrative opportunities to international investors.
The Mauritius foundation is an increasingly compelling structuring vehicle for high-net-worth individuals and businesses seeking to
Andersen in Nigeria
Managing financial and non-financial assets, preservation of wealth, succession planning and wealth transition, tax compliance and efficiency, retirement planning remain some of the many key objectives...
Andersen in Nigeria
Private trusts are widely adopted as efficient means of wealth succession.
CLP Legal
Consequently, on the 29th of July 2019, the AMCON Act, 2019 was enacted to fortify and further enhance the powers of AMCON.
Andersen in Nigeria
The need to have an efficient wealth succession plan cannot be overstressed. The lack of it may lead to an erosion of the entire wealth that has been built over the years.
Andersen in Nigeria
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...
South Africa
The relevance of the draft taxonomy explained for asset managers investing in various sectors.
United Arab Emirates
Foundations provide a flexible, personalised solution to those wishing to protect their wealth and ensure its effective transition to future generations.
Oxford Tax Solutions
Few years ago, when we were discussing Foundations in the UAE, there was limited understanding as it was a new concept.
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
A family business is any business in which two or more members of the same family are involved and most of the ownership or control lies within such a family.
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")
Loggerhead Partners
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.
Stephenson Harwood
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 ...
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