Author: Joseph Jolicoeur

Family offices become financial titans

The FO has its roots in the organisations that oversaw the fortunes of America’s 19th-century robber barons, such as J.P. Morgan and John D. Rockefeller. Several hundred have been in operation for at least three generations. Some now serve extended families with hundreds of members—over 600 in the case of France’s Mulliez clan, owners of the […]

Dubai: Why is it the place for global business expansion?

According to the recent report from Alliance Business Centres Network, Dubai tops Singapore , Hong Kong, New York and even London  as the place for global business expansion. The basic reason why Dubai has command such an attention and interest from firms willing to expand their business internationally is basically due to the fact that […]

Dubai – The New Hub for Family Office and International Families

Over the past decades the number of high net-worth families across the globe has considerably increased. Subsequently there has been a growing need for these families for structuring their affairs and managing their assets and Dubai provides an attractive base for these wealthy families worldwide. The favourable tax regime of Dubai, with no personal income […]