Wednesday, January 17, 2018

The Oligarch’s Nanny

Another week, another ride on the Monaco Express, as I call the BA Friday flight from London. But this was no ordinary day. With a...

Lunch with Monaco Life: Francesco Grosoli

“This is a first for the principality,” says Francesco Grosoli. We’re sitting in a light-infused boardroom in Barclays Monaco as Mr Grosoli tells me about...

White Paper #4: Private Equity allocation within a Family Office

Over the last decade, Private Equity as an asset class has grown in importance for families. We wanted to examine some of the most...

White Paper #7: Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies

This is an article on a (relatively) new piece of technology that is dominating our discussions and the media at the moment – blockchain....

Curious about Artcurial

“Hermès crocodile handbags need their own passports to travel,” says Gréther. As I pincer salmon sushi into my mouth at Capocaccia, at Impasse de la...

Monaco Foodie: To Screw or Not to Screw

By Louise Simpson “What contemptible scoundrel stole the cork from my lunch?” Sitting down to write about corks vs screw caps, I think of this infamous...

White Paper #2: Working with the Next Gen within a Family...

In our previous White Paper on “When does it make sense to set up a Family Office” we explored the huge and unprecedented era...

The White Paper: When should you set up a Family Office?

Family Wealth Background We are witnessing an era of unprecedented transfer of wealth from one generation to the next as the world’s most affluent individuals...