Finance / Wealth Planning

Finance / Wealth Planning

Lavalin quits airport business

Canadian company Lavalin has sold its operations in France and Monaco for a nominal amount and withdrawn from the airport management and maintenance business...

Monaco still top of the prop

The latest Knight Frank Prime Global Cities Index has reconfirmed Monaco as having the most expensive real estate worldwide. The top-end agency reports that $1...

Bank accounts become more expensive

Two more German banks are to introduce negative interest rates for clients with large deposits. From April 1, Stadtsparkasse of Munich will introduce a...

Vital gaskets enabled Monaco port project

With its head office in Sweden, Trelleborg AB's engineered products operation played a key role in a project aimed at keeping the world's longest...

Monaco a “magnet” for Australian funds

Australia’s anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism agency, Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre (AUSTRAC), has named Monaco as one of the destinations for money transfers...

France tinkers with minimum wage, and other changes from January 1

The minimum wage – otherwise known as SMIC – will rise in France from January 1, 2017, but by a very small amount, from...

French unemployment falls, but not locally

Unemployment has fallen again in France, for the third month in a row, but not in the Alpes-Maritimes. In the Var, the jobless rate...

Monaco’s GasLog takes important new direction

A wholly-owned subsidiary of GasLog has entered into a sale and purchase agreement to acquire a twenty percent shareholding in Gastrade S.A., which is licensed...