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Brexit brings a review, but unlikely to bring long-term negatives to UK funds market
2018 | 17 Apr 2018

With the timing of the Transitional deal agreed, Richard Hansford, Ocorian’s Director for Alternative Investments, says the UK funds market is still open for business.

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Acquisition Completed: Intruma and Intruad are now part of Ocorian
2018 | 13 Apr 2018

Following regulatory approval, we are excited to announce that the acquisition of Intruad Management Services, Amsterdam and Intruma Corporate Services, Luxembourg, into Ocorian has now completed.

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Will Brexit necessitate more creativity in portfolios?
2018 | 10 Apr 2018

The ever-present Brexit juggernaut continues to roll on. Richard Hansford, Ocorian’s Director for Alternative Investments, ponders the impact of the transitional period on the private equity and real estate markets.

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Ocorian's newly acquired ABAX Corporate Services wins 'Top Performing Consultant' in DMCC Consultant Awards 2018
2018 | 06 Apr 2018

For the second year running, Ocorian's newly acquired ABAX Corporate Services has been awarded the accolade of 'Top Performing Consultant' in the Dubai Multi Commodities Centre's (DMCC) annual 'Consultant Awards' - recognising the work and value of consulta...

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Ocorian completes acquisition of ABAX
2018 | 05 Apr 2018

Ocorian has completed its acquisition of ABAX Corporate Services, extending its service range and capability across Africa, Asia and the Middle East.

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More hope, but volatility still sees South Africa's wealthy looking to offshore trusts
2018 | 03 Apr 2018

South Africa might be the most developed economy in Africa, but it faces a lot of well-documented issues. Ahead of the STEP South Africa conference, Ocorian’s Global Head of Private Client - and native South African - Grant Barbour looks at how wealthy Sout...

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Ocorian to attend Ishka's Aviation Finance Event - London, 11-12 April 2018
2018 | 29 Mar 2018

Ocorian is proud to sponsor Ishka's 'Investing in Aviation Finance' event in London on 11-12 April 2018, where three of its aviation finance experts will be in attendance.

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Europe is giving securitisation a second chance - but where does London fit in?
2018 | 28 Mar 2018

While Europe celebrates another step forward with the Capital Markets Union, London is left wondering exactly how it can fit in post-Brexit. As Managing Director of Ocorian UK, Alan Booth brings us up to speed on developments.

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The Life-Cycle of a Family Office
2018 | 27 Mar 2018

All families are different and so too are their requirements when managing their family wealth. As a family extends – be it generationally, geographically or both – its needs and wants of a family office will evolve and change, as Ocorian’s Richard Joynt explains.

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Keeping it Real
2018 | 22 Mar 2018

Reflecting on last week’s successful MIPIM conference in Cannes, Ocorian’s Global Head of Alternative Investments - Simon Burgess - shares his insights and highlights.

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Ocorian appoints Jorge Sánchez-Galiani as Associate Director
2018 | 21 Mar 2018

Ocorian is pleased to announce the appointment of Jorge Sánchez-Galiani, as Associate Director – Marketing Operations and Insight.

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Where to Locate a Family Office: 5 Key Factors to Consider
2018 | 20 Mar 2018

In the past, high net worth families have often established their family offices in their home jurisdiction but those habits are changing. A more geographically dispersed family network and differing priorities across generations are leading to a more global outlook when it comes to locating their family office, as Ocorian’s Richard Joynt explains.

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What is a Family Office?
2018 | 13 Mar 2018

An increasing number of families are looking to Family Offices to help manage and protect their wealth. However not all Family Offices are the same with different types of office delivering everything from straightforward life administration to complex investment and asset management. Ocorian’s Richard Joynt and Amy Collins examine the options.

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Ocorian appoints Alan Booth as Managing Director of UK operation
2018 | 12 Mar 2018

Appointment reinforces strategic growth of Ocorian's corporate services business

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International Women's Day 2018
2018 | 08 Mar 2018

With 21 years' experience in international financial services under her belt, today Prapa Pearce is one of Ocorian's most respected Executive Directors. When she's not busy handling the complex needs of a diverse portfolio of clients, including high net wor...

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Ocorian to attend ISTAT Americas, San Diego
2018 | 28 Feb 2018

Executive Director Nigel Woods is attending ISTAT Americas in San Diego from 4 - 6 March 2018.

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Family Investment Companies
2018 | 22 Feb 2018

Family investment companies are fast becoming a popular alternative to trusts in wealth and succession planning, but what are the benefits and when should they be considered? Ocorian's Amy Collins compares the options.

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Ocorian shortlisted for 'Family Office of the Year' at the Citywealth Magic Circle Awards 2018
2018 | 22 Feb 2018

Ocorian has been shortlisted for 'Family Office of the Year' at the Citywealth Magic Circle Awards 2018.

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Ocorian to attend MIPIM 2018
2018 | 20 Feb 2018

Ocorian is attending MIPIM, a leading real estate investment event, in Cannes from 13 - 16 March 2018.

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Ocorian to acquire ABAX
2018 | 06 Feb 2018

Acquisition extends Ocorian’s international reach across Africa, Asia and the Middle East.

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