David Bain

The world's biggest family businesses saw revenues and employee numbers fall in the latest Family Capital ranking of the top 750 in the world
One way for family offices to protect their wealth against this year’s heightened volatility across both public and private markets is to consider gaining exposure to “alternative” fixed income strategies by in…
The link between the family offices and the venture world is greater than ever. In the years ahead, that link will increase as family offices embrace venture investing more than ever
Boosted by the buying power of family offices, London has roared into life to become the second most expensive city for the rich, according to advisory firm Julius Baer
As markets continue to head south, distressed companies are growing by the hour
UBS has just produced its latest comprehensive global family office study. It’s full of in-depth analysis of investment, costs, and other trends in the family office world.
Big pharma has many family dynasties behind them. Some are well known, like the Hoffmanns and Roche, the Mercks and Merck, and the Wallenbergs and AstraZeneca
Numerous studies show the shares of listed family businesses and investment groups typically outperform stock market indices when markets are weak and underperform when markets are strong
For many years, Singapore and Hong Kong have fought over one of the main pillars of the two cities' impressive economies - finance
Xiang Guangda who controls Chinese metals giant, Tsingshan Holding Group, is nicknamed “Big Shot”. It’s too bad about his big short. 
The world is a very different place than it was a few weeks ago - how the war in Ukraine will unravel remains to be seen, but one thing is for sure, the global crackdown on Russian oligarchs will affect…
David Rubenstein, the billionaire co-founder of private equity fund The Carlyle Group, provided an interesting perspective on family offices and their ability to attract, or not, as the case may be, top…