How Tech Entrepreneurs Lose Out When Selling Their Companies

Article by Russ Prince Most successful technology start-ups are bought by other – usually larger – technology companies. The result is the entrepreneurs/owners of the start-ups become wealthy whether in stock in the acquirer or in cash or both. In a substantial percentage of these situations, if the tech entrepreneurs paid more attention to their [...]

By |April 27th, 2018|Tax, Tech, Wealth Management|

Wealth Management For The Global Super-Rich

Article by Russ Prince The global super-rich have personal fortunes of US$500 million or more. In most cases their wealth is considerably more. Their personal and business interests span countries and continents. Most have multiple citizenships by design. Also, they tend to – in one manner or another – leverage the single-family office business model, broadly defined. It is [...]

By |April 27th, 2018|International, Tax, Wealth Management|

The Growing Appeal Of Private Placement Life Insurance (PPLI)

Article by Russ Prince Private placement life insurance is the most transparent life insurance structure. It can also be exceedingly cost-effective with the ability to mitigate or eliminate the financial drag of taxes. According to Evan Jehle, partner at FFO Business Management & Family Office, “Private placement life insurance for the rich and super-rich can be an excellent way [...]

By |April 27th, 2018|Tax, Uncategorized, Wealth Management|

What The Rich And Super-Rich Consider When Deciding On Citizenships And Residencies

Article by Russ Prince “The tremendous accumulation of wealth is occurring in a time of great uncertainty leaving many at political, financial and personal risk. This, coupled with increasing meddling by governments – often with unclear motives – in one’s personal affairs, necessitates that creative jurisdictional planning be part of traditional wealth planning. Too often [...]

By |April 24th, 2018|Celebrity, Tax, Wealth Management|