THE Three-Circle Model of the Family Business System was developed at Harvard Business School by professors Renato Tagiuri and John A Davis in the 1970s. It describes and explains the family...

AS wealthy individuals in Asia prepare to hand over the reins to their children, more of them are seeking help to navigate the complexities of this generational transfer and ensure that their...

FAMILY businesses face the risk of being dissolved because of disputes over inheritances following the passing of the founder. This is especially true when not all family members are actively...

A LARGE portion of Asia’s economic success can be attributed to entrepreneurs, a majority of whom are very hands-on in managing their businesses.

AFTER working hard to build one’s business and personal wealth, it is natural for business owners to next think about how the business can be successfully transferred to the next generation of...

MORE rich families in Asia are turning to trust services offered by banks to ensure a smooth transfer of wealth from one generation to another and help with succession planning.

THE settlor can be any corporate entity or individual who is at least 18 years old, of sound mind, and owns the proposed trust property. The settlor transfers part or all of his assets into the...

AS global markets continue to be roiled by uncertainty, a growing number of high net worth individuals are starting to shift their focus away from maximising returns and towards preserving their...