Big boats and their buyers
For those of us not fortunate enough to be spending late September in Monaco at this year’s Yacht Show, this feature brings tidings from the annual event. We get the inside scoop on who’s buying what, how sustainability is showing up, and where the industry may see stormy seas.
Development of ‘no-fault’ & the future of family law
It has been nearly a year and a half since ‘no-fault’ divorce was implemented. In this feature, Citywealth speaks to family law practitioners on how their practice has developed since this significant change. We also look to the future of family law; what other concerns and legal changes are on the horizon that could be shaping the sector?
UHNW immigration: where, why and how?
Immigration has become a difficult topic recently with visa programmes shutting down. However, options like Outstanding Individual and Tech visas are still possible.
Citywealth Summer Roundup – our June and July 2023 features
Technical trusts, a deep dive into debt, international insights from Asia, Europe and the Middle East, and an awards ceremony – here are all of the features published on citywealthmag.com in June and July 2023.
On 14 November 2023, Citywealth will be hosting its annual Future Leaders Awards, which celebrates young professionals in the wealth sector and highlight the leaders under 40 of today and tomorrow. In the run up to the Awards ceremony, when our winners will be announced, we are getting to know some of the professionals who have been shortlisted for an award this year.
Citywealth caught up with professionals working in the wealth management market in Switzerland to discover recent news and domestic views from the historic home of private wealth.
Citywealth speaks to industry experts for an update on Dubai: how are recent regulatory and political events shaping the region and how is Dubai positioned for the future?
As we enter the era the media has termed the ‘Great Wealth Transfer’, understanding trends and arising issues with succession planning is essential. Citywealth speaks to industry experts to expose the current state of trusts and what UHNW individuals and their advisers need to know to navigate this ever-complex topic.
Events & Awards
Winners of the Brand Management and Reputation Awards 2023
Citywealth was pleased to register such a successful evening at The Great Scotland Yard Hotel, recognising the stars of the brand management and reputation industry.
Magic Circle Awards 2023
Citywealth was delighted to register a great success for its 18th edition of the Magic Circle Awards, where leading professionals from the top firms were recognised for their achievements in the wealth management sector.
Powerwomen Awards 2023 – New York
Report and Pictures
The Citywealth Powerwomen Awards 2023 – New York took place in person at the Deutsche Bank Center in the heart of The Big Apple, on March 7th 2023, with Jan Hopkins as host.
Awards & Club News
Citywealth was delighted to host such a successful evening for its 2023 edition of the Powerwomen Awards, which aimed at championing women in the wealth sector and highlighting the female leaders of today and tomorrow. The awards celebrated individuals and companies who constantly support caregiving responsibilities, female leadership and diversity
The 7th Citywealth Future Leaders Awards took place in person at 12 Hay Hill Members Club, Mayfair, on 16th November 2022, with Emmanuel Sonubi as host.
Citywealth was pleased to register a great success for its Brand Management and Reputation Awards 2022 which took place in person at 12 Hay Hill, in the heart of London, on 21st June 2022.
Henley & Partners publishes the World’s First Crypto Wealth Report
There are 88,200 crypto millionaires worldwide, with just under half (40,500) holding their fortunes in Bitcoin, according to the inaugural Crypto Wealth Report published by leading international wealth and investment migration specialists Henley & Partners.
WFE publishes research on exchange engagement with crypto market
The World Federation of Exchanges (WFE) published new research on exchange engagement with the crypto market, improving understanding of the benefits and risks of crypto market infrastructures.
1764.io is the new name of Crypto Club Global
Powering Blacks Club, Soho (est. 1764) and soon to launch an exclusive 1764 private members’ club in Dubai in 2023.
Law Commission releases digital assets report
Comments from Dion Seymour, Crypto & Digital Assets Technical Director at specialist tax advisory firm, Andersen LLP about the Law Commission report providing an analysis of how the law of England and Wales reflects cryptoassets.
As regulation creeps into crypto whether by retrospective enforcements or government design, having partners to work with in the space is crucial for peace of mind.
Citywealth launched its Crypto Club on Tuesday 29th March, part of their series of Clubs to help networking in the private wealth industry. Aimed at safe adoption of crypto with institutional size private clients, the membership club, which will meet four times a year, heard NFT speakers BlockBar talk about their proposition.
Leaders List Interviews
Leaders List interview: 60 seconds with Drew McNeil, Wren Investment Office
This week’s 60-second piece is dedicated to Drew McNeil, Co-founder of Wren Investment Office.
Leaders List interview: 60 seconds with Paula Steele, JLHO
Leaders List interview: 60 seconds with Paula Steele, JLHO
Leaders List interview: 60 seconds with Alex Chung, Withers
Citywealth speaks to Alex Chung, US Tax Partner at Withers, Hong Kong.
Leaders List interview: 60 seconds with Nigel Le Quesne, JTC Group.
This week’s 60-second piece is dedicated to Nigel Le Quesne, CEO at JTC Group.
Luxury Lifestyle News
Located near Hyde Park Corner and next to Wellington Arch, The Peninsula is not only London’s newest hotel opening, but also takes the title of its priciest, as the property’s development is estimated to be over £1bn.
With studio spaces dwindling and rent sky-rocketing, artists are being driven out of London. The Creative Land Trust (CLT) is on a mission to stem this exodus of artists and combat the jeopardization of the capital’s world-famous cultural status and creative economy.
From 10-15 October, PAD London will celebrate 15 years of exceptional art and design. Launched in 2007 as the first international fair dedicated to design in the UK.
Regent Seven Seas Cruises celebrated its next chapter with an immersive experience of its newest ship, the Seven Seas Grandeur. The event, featuring a selection of Fabergé jewels and a £150k bed, showcased just a few of the luxuries aboard the new cruise line.
ESG rating and investment return correlation for companies
The ESG and Global Investor Returns Study from Kroll, which examines the relationship between the historical returns of publicly traded companies and their ESG ratings globally, has shown that companies with better ESG ratings are outperforming their peers with lower ratings.
Low-carbon strategies accelerated by institutional investors
A survey by BNP Paribas of 420 asset owners and managers, hedge funds and private equity firms shows that low-carbon transition strategies are accelerating despite pressure on investors’ external commitments to net zero targets.
European wealth managers uncertain on ESMA MiFID ESG directives
A survey from behavioural finance experts Oxford Risk shows that only 38% of European wealth managers are fully aware of and strongly understand the European Securities and Markets Authority.
IQ-EQ publishes first sustainability report
The report covers the sustainability-related activities executed by IQ-EQ in 2022, alongside its ESG ambitions and 2023 roadmap.
MSMEs continue to face practical challenges when it comes to ESG reporting, but a new collaborative initiative aims to do away with these difficulties.
Three asset management companies were awarded for their commitment to ESG at the SWEN Capital Partners’ (SWEN CP) recent ESG Best Practices Honours event.
Oxford Economics has launched Greenomics, a podcast series that delves into the complex relationships between climate, nature and our global economy.
Top 100 International Private Client Litigation Lawyers 2023
The Top 100 International Private Client Litigation Lawyers 2023 is a research-led list highlighting the ‘need to know’ litigation lawyers in the wealth management and private client industries.
Top 20 Trustees 2023
The Top 20 Trustees 2023 is a research-led editorial feature highlighting the ‘need to know’ trustees in the wealth management and private client industries.
Top 20 Marketing and reputational power brokers
Ahead of the release of the Brand Management and Reputation Awards shortlist for 2023, Citywealth releases a list of the Top Marketing, Business Development and Reputation power brokers in professional services and wealth management.
Top Recommended Lists
With the publication of the Top 15 US Legal Crypto Practitioners 2022, Citywealth celebrates some of the best crypto experts in the United States. They share interesting insights on the crypto world, going through what led them to crypto and discussing what the future may hold for the US cryptocurrency market.
Citywealth is pleased to present the Top 100 International Private Client Litigation Lawyers, a top-rated list of the ‘need to know’ people in the litigation industry based on recommendations from clients and peers.
The Top Recommended 40 Under 40 is a research-led editorial feature highlighting the ‘need to know’ people in the wealth management and private client industries, all aged forty or under. We invited those who are ranked to share an insight into their career in order to learn more about the person behind the role.
Citywealth is pleased to present the Top 10 Recommended Immigration Lawyers 2022, a top-rated list of the ‘need to know’ people in the immigration industry based on recommendations from clients and peers through independent research conducted by Citywealth.
Magic Circle Awards 2023
The Magic Circle Awards 2023 leading professionals from the top firms were recognised for their achievements in the wealth management sector. Attendees included leading law firms, trust companies, family offices, tax advisers and investment managers.
PowerWomen Awards 2023 - New York - USA
Citywealth was delighted to host the 1st Powerwomen Awards in New York/USA, which aimed at championing women in the wealth sector and highlighting the female leaders of today and tomorrow.
IFC Awards 2023
Success! This is the word we can use to define the IFC Awards 2023 Gala Night, during which Citywealth celebrated the best achievements within the International Finance Centre.
Citywealth is delighted to open its seventh-year awards programme to champion young professionals in the wealth sector and highlight the leaders under forty of today and tomorrow.
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