UK Government commits to protect people with dementia and learning difficulties
The UK government is to bring forward legislation to provide greater protection for vulnerable people with dementia and learning difficulties
UK power to use Unexplained Wealth Orders a 'clear wake-up call' for wealth advisers
International law firm Baker & McKenzie has warned that UK government agencies' ability to now use Unexplained Wealth Orders (UWO) against ...
Standard Chartered fined over controversial Guernsey accounts move
Standard Chartered has been fined in Singapore over the contentious transfer of $1.4 billion of private bank client assets from Guernsey ...
Asset and wealth management CEOs optimistic about growth but aware of looming disruption - PwC survey
Asset and wealth management (AWM) chief executives remain very confident about their companies' growth prospects in 2018, but they are also ...
Carey Olsen hires counsel to Jersey banking and finance team
Offshore law firm, Carey Olsen, has added to its banking and finance team with the appointment of Michael Evans as counsel ...
Scottish law firm hires from Addleshaw Goddard
Scottish law firm Anderson Strathern, has appointed Sarah McKinlay from former HBJ Gateley, now Addleshaw Goddard
New clampdown on tax avoidance and evasion aims to bring in £1.2 billion
'Tough' new measures including action to tackle VAT fraud, close loopholes on offshore tax avoidance and crack down on rogue illegal ...
IRS releases much-needed guidance on new 'Repatriation Tax'
On 13 March 2018, the IRS released a series of Frequently Asked Questions and sample forms providing some guidance to taxpayers ...
Crestbridge boosts offering after adding London real estate funds and financing firm
Independent fund, trust and corporate services provider Crestbridge has acquired London-based real estate funds and financing firm Kingfisher Property
Law firm warns importance of 'valid wills' after claimant wins £1.17 million in farming dispute
Will dispute specialists at UK law firm Irwin Mitchell Private Wealth are emphasising the importance of written evidence in land and ...