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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
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 Tax LP
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 Tax LP
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...
PwC Nigeria
Nigeria's President has issued an executive order amending the Executive Order 008 of 2018 on the Voluntary Offshore Assets Regularisation Scheme (VOARS).
Clyde & Co
Tanzania recently released the Natural Wealth and Resources Regulations. In this article
United Arab Emirates
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 ...
Nexdigm Private Limited
Earlier in April 2019, the Cabinet of Ministers in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) released Resolution No 31 of 2019 (Resolution)
Loggerhead Partners
Maintaining composure in turbulent times is not easy, especially when our financial security and economic stability are affected.
STA Law Firm
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.
Maples Group
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...
STA Law Firm
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,...
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