News results for Trusts and Estates

Trust Estate
July 22, 2022

NextGen’s Quest And Wealth Management’s Role

FWR talks to the author of a book who thinks that programs aimed at NextGen family members may not

Trust Estate
July 20, 2022

Navigating Estate Planning In Volatile Markets – Bessemer Trust

The authors conclude that choosing the most appropriate wealth-transfer strategy also requires the

Trust Estate
June 1, 2022

Uncertainty Over US Estate, Gift Taxes – What HNW Clients Should Do

Political roadblocks in Congress mean that changes to estate and gift taxes have been put on hold,

Trust Estate
May 11, 2022

CI Financial's US Arm Seeks South Dakota Trust Charter

These are busy times for CI Financial since it started to buy a large number of RIAs across the US

Trust Estate
November 29, 2021

Families Are Becoming More Complex, But Laws Haven't Kept Pace - STEP

The world is becoming more complicated in certain ways, and that includes families and living

Trust Estate
September 20, 2021

As Inflation Worries Grow, Time For Charitable Lead Trusts?

The author of this article examines what tools wealth managers working with HNW clients can and

Trust Estate
July 30, 2021

Envestnet Adds Alaska-Based Firm To Trust Service Exchange

The trusts services platform enables clients to create a trust in a specific jurisdiction - such as

Trust Estate
May 7, 2021

HNW Investors In Tax Firing Line - Wealth Managers' Comments

Householders making more than $400,000 are going to see higher taxes, putting a premium on smart

Trust Estate
May 5, 2021

As World Evolves, So Must Your Family Legacy Plan

The author argues that business succession planning is not just about building and transitioning

Trust Estate
February 25, 2021

Envestnet Offering Aims To Ease Estate, Trust Planning Pain

At a time when inter-generational wealth transfer – amounting to tens of trillions of dollars –

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Trust Estate
July 28, 2022

Can I Leave My Truck To My Dog?

The author of this article argues that pet owners should act to have someone care for their animals

Trust Estate
July 15, 2022

What's In Your Wallet? – Estate Planning For Cryptos, Tokens

How should assets such as bitcoin and NFTs be handled when it comes to estate planning and wealth

Trust Estate
May 27, 2022

A Master Exit Plan Protects Family Wealth For Generations

What sort of considerations apply when a business owner chooses to hand over the reins, either by

Trust Estate
December 17, 2021

Choosing Your Estate Attorney – Part 1

This is the first half of a two-part article looking at the process of hiring an estate attorney

Trust Estate
December 1, 2021

Should You Give Your Trustees A Test Run First?

The author of this article, a prominent figure in the industry, argues that testing trustees makes

Trust Estate
August 6, 2021

Wealth, Business Transfer Talks - Starting Is The Hardest Part

We read a lot about "intergenerational wealth transfer" but it is important to note that the most

Trust Estate
July 6, 2021

Who Gets My Bitcoin (And Other Blockchain Assets)?

The rise of digital assets such as bitcoin raises a number of questions, such as how to tax and

Trust Estate
November 30, 2020

Translating Private Foundations To Common Law World

There are reasons to be optimistic about transplantating the private foundation to the common law

Trust Estate
November 16, 2020

Talking About Wealth: Interview With Jennifer Risher

How can families adjust to making a fortune without bending normal relationships out of shape and

Trust Estate
October 29, 2020

What’s In A Name? Handling Intellectual Property In Life And Death

This article delves into the world of intellectual property rights and how these fit into areas