‘Jersey for Private Wealth’ newsletter
In this Q3 2019 edition of our quarterly newsletter you will find news, views and updates on Jersey’s private wealth sector, details of Jersey Finance’s latest research reports, useful resources and key dates for your diary.
At a glance:
Flagship Event: Bookings for ‘Building Better Futures’ Open
Championing Philanthropy: 10 Years of Jersey Foundations
Beneficial Ownership: Commitment to Move Towards Public Registers
Doing Business: Legal 500 Promotes Positive Opportunities in Jersey
Anti-Corruption: UN Recognises Jersey’s International Asset Recovery Work
Industry Insight: Legal Business Debate on Family Offices
Keynote Speakers: Names Confirmed for Flagship Events
CEO Blog: The First 100 Days
Useful Resource: Jersey for Technology and Life Sciences
Industry Insight: Next Generation of HNWIs
International Award: WealthBriefing Asia Recognise Jersey as ‘Best IFC’
Lifestyle: Thinking of Relocating?
Booking is now open for Jersey Finance’s Annual London conference, set to take place on Thursday 26 September, at the award-winning 8 Northumberland Hotel in Trafalgar Square.
Entitled ‘Building Better Futures’, this years’ flagship event will examine how Jersey is connected to opportunities in key markets, the balance between socially responsible investing and profit, and regulation versus innovation.
On 17 July, we were proud to celebrate 10 years since the Jersey Foundations Law came into force. Watch this short film to find out why this wealth-holding structure continues to benefit philanthropic causes around the world and more.Watch the film
The Government of Jersey has made a political commitment, alongside the governments of Guernsey and the Isle of Man, to align itself with the principles as set out by the EU’s 5th Anti Money Laundering Directive and move towards a public register of beneficial ownership for companies.
To support a better understanding of how Jersey benefits economies around the world, we have launched a Jersey focussed microsite with the Legal 500.
Targeted at legal professionals, find the latest information on our thriving private wealth sector including evidence-based research, details of the expertise found on-Island and our global reach.Visit Microsite
At an international meeting in Addis Ababa, the Officer-in-Charge of the Corruption and Economic Crime Branch of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), and UN officials recognised Jersey’s good practice in returning stolen assets to their rightful country.Read More
Jersey Finance worked with leading publication, Legal Business, to ask a range of advisers from the UK and Jersey for their take on the key challenges for family offices. Discussion topics ranged from future-proofing family office priorities, the ever-increasing role of reputational risk and working with the next generation.Read the article
Heavyweight political broadcaster, Andrew Marr, and former White House economist, Todd Buchholz and will deliver keynote speeches at Jersey Finance’s flagship private wealth and funds conferences, being held in London later this year.
Jersey Finance’s latest research report delves into the significant growth in the technology and life sciences sectors, and how private equity and venture capital firms are being drawn to the opportunities on offerMore info
‘The Great Wealth Transfer’ and next generation of wealth owners was the topic of discussion at a roundtable in London, moderated by Jersey Finance Director, Robert Moore (pictured).
Convened by Estera, experts discussed meeting the demands of younger HNWIs, and what the transition means for advisers and the services they offer.
Read more about ‘The Great Wealth Transfer’ in the ‘Flourishing Futures: Making Succession a Success’ thought leadership report.Next Gen Estera Article
For the second consecutive year, Jersey was crowned ‘Best International Finance Centre’ at the annual WealthBriefing Asia Awards, once again demonstrating its credentials as one of the world’s leading and forward-thinking international finance centres.Discover More
Jersey can offer excellent lifestyle benefits while also providing a high-quality environment in which to grow your business.
From beautiful, unspoiled beaches to a highly-developed business community and excellent links to the City of London, Jersey has everything for growing families and businesses alike.