FFO_NewsInsightsHeader_2-01-01

FFO is famous for its intellectual and capital investment in research and analysis of the trends impacting ultra-high-net worth individuals, families and their advisors.

FFO Forbes Articles

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 [...]

By |April 27th, 2018|Categories: 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 [...]

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

NextGen Wealth Driving The Creation Of Single-Family Offices In Asia

Article by Russ Prince Asia is producing a great number of new super-rich families (net worth = $500 million or more). At the same time, those families new and older are establishing single-family offices. With respect to established [...]

By |April 27th, 2018|Categories: International, Single Family Office, Wealth Management|

Financial Advisors Joint Venturing To Build Their Practices

Article by Russ Prince More than 30% of financial advisors currently have some sort of joint venture arrangements. This is according to a study of 803 financial advisors. From the perspective of the three types [...]

By |April 27th, 2018|Categories: Joint Venture, Single Family Office, 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 [...]

By |April 24th, 2018|Categories: Celebrity, Tax, Wealth Management|Tags: |

The Rise And Rise Of Celebrity Philanthropy

Celebrity-charity strategic alliances benefit both parties in multiple ways. Very importantly, they provide established as well as fast-tracking entertainers and athletes meaningful opportunities to leverage their current and growing stature to drive support to philanthropic [...]

By |July 18th, 2017|Categories: Celebrity, Philanthropy|