Business

There are a lot of family-owned shoe companies and there are a lot of investors wanting to buy them
A top US family office has set up a SPAC (special purpose investment company), which plans to “target high-growth software and technology-enabled companies that are disrupting large and established industries a…
John Bethinussen and Calum Cusiter have been appointed co-managing directors at Souter Investments, the family office founded by Sir Brian Souter, one of the UK’s most successful entrepreneurs. 
The SPAC boom is well documented. Less so are the numbers of family offices behind the setting up of them
Alex Schütz knows a few things about finance. Schütz Family Office, his investment office, recently acquired a bank. He also sits on the supervisory board of Germany’s biggest bank, Deutsche. Vi
The Disney family is taking advantage of tech-driven insights and Covid-19’s impact on vendors to develop a portfolio of entertainment businesses which hark back to the ruling passions of its founding f…
Digital disruption is changing the way business is done across the world
Diamonds are forever, and Lior Messika feels the same way about his family’s businesses. His father André Messika has been a serious player in the diamond trade for decades.
Stanhope Capital is merging with FWM Holdings, owner of the New York City-based Forbes Family Trust, to create a multi-family office managing $24 billion
The fight to attract the investment offices of the world’s wealthiest families and their capital is rarely fiercer than between Hong Kong and Singapore.
Two family-owned banks in Europe have backed a heavyweight campaign to force large European companies into adjusting their financial statements for climate costs, pointing out their directors could face…
Protagonists say interest rates below zero are providing an incentive to embark on deals, along with depressed property prices, low wages and the availability of technology to boost the strength of brands