More than ever, trusts must be fit for purpose

Peter Walford, Partner, based in Monaco explains that the EU Succession Regulation means that some European countries will have to deal with trusts over local assets much more frequently than in the past.


The growth of private funds

Traditional investment funds function as a collective investment structure – they are simply a vehicle for a range of investors to pool their money together and invest in a project, or multiple projects.


The largest private banks in the UK

The UK’s largest private bank towers above its rivals with over double the assets under its management than St. James’s Place, its nearest rival.


How tough is an investment banker's life?

Three years before, there had been reports that a member of Deutsche's staff had been suspended for allegedly waving a £10 note out of the bank's London office windows and taunting doctors and nurses marching against NHS cuts below.