A guide to the family office employment market 29/01/2013 They may not quite resemble Winston Churchill’s concept of the former Soviet Union as “a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma.” At the very least, however, it would very difficult to disagree with the notion that family offices, in all their guises, do have chameleon-like qualities. And this can pose any number of problems.
Take the family office labour market, for example.
Another family office myth: The $100 million minimum threshold 22/11/2012 Peruse any literature on single family offices (SFOs) and it is not long before the question of the minimum volume of assets required to support such an edifice is first introduced and then almost summarily dismissed. The conventional wisdom is that anyone with less than $100 million of “net worth” should steer well clear of a single family office. Is this really the case?
Credit Suisse launches single family office service in India 08/11/2012 Credit Suisse has launched a single family office service in India in an effort to strengthen the bank’s product offering to the fast-growing segment of ultra high net worth (UHNW) and high net worth individuals (HNWI) in India.