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.

Many Professional Athletes Would Be Well Served If They Learned To Say ‘No’

A number of factors can contribute to the financial problems – including bankruptcy – that plague many professional athletes. One of these factors is an inability of the athletes to say “no” to themselves, their [...]

By |June 23rd, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Evolving World Of ‘Money Is No Object’ Medical Tourism

Medical tourism is when people travel to other countries for healthcare services. Traditionally, those in countries with less capable medical care would go to higher-quality healthcare facilities in countries with more capable medical care. More [...]

By |June 21st, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

Wealth Management Tied To Loan Out Corporations For Celebrities

Loan out corporations are common ways for entertainers to protect wealth and mitigate taxes. However, relatively few of them are using them as effectively as they could. With a loan out corporation, the celebrity is [...]

By |June 15th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Unstoppable Burgeoning Healthcare Divide

The wealthy have the propensity to live longer and heather lives than those less affluent. This is due to a number of reasons including access to healthier foods and superior medical care. Correlated to wealth [...]

By |June 6th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

Wealth Management For The Asian Super-Rich

The growth of the self-made super-rich (net worth = U.S. $500 million or more) is strongest in Asia. Wealth managers running the spectrum from private bankers to multi-family offices as well as other professionals seeking [...]

By |June 3rd, 2016|Categories: Wealth Management|

Using Tax And Wealth Management Strategies To Protect The Intellectual Property Of Fashion Designers

By and large, there are limited legal protections for fashion designers despite the size of the industry and their contributions to it. Technology makes copying fashion designs or some variation of fashion designs sadly very [...]

By |May 20th, 2016|Categories: Fashion|Tags: , , |