Stock options have had a rebirth in popularity for executive compensation packages in the last few years. Do you know how to maximize yours?
Building your business requires new clients – we all know that. But, how do you find those clients? One of the largest challenges any advisor faces, whether new or experienced, is building and maintaining a prospect list. The standard suggestions on how to do this aren’t bad—many, if not most, advisors succeed using standard practices—but I have found a few tweaks that make the standard suggestions more efficient.
No organization could have anticipated the unprecedented global implications of COVID-19. The swift and relentless nature of the pandemic impacted the global economy in ways not seen during previous crises. Businesses across all industries were faced with critical decisions as they executed business continuity plans.
In a conversation with YourStory, Dr Apoorva Rajan, Co-founder, Venture Catalysts, and Managing Director of 9Unicorns Accelerator Fund, speaks about what startups need to do post COVID-19 to ensure growth.
A self-settled trust, as it is referred to in the estate planning community, is generally an irrevocable trust that allows the creator (commonly referred to as the “settlor” or “grantor”) to be one of the beneficiaries, while providing many of the same benefits applicable to trusts where only family members are beneficiaries. Such benefits include building wealth outside of the taxable estate of the settlor, multi-generational planning, protecting family wealth from any potential future creditors and consolidating wealth management.
Transfer pricing regulations and international guidance on the subject recommend methodologies to determine arm’s length price.
Are you? You may not be the only one. We have seen stock markets like the Toronto Stock Exchange take major hits over the past two months due to the effects of Covid-19 taking its toll on almost every industry. With some recent rises in markets continuing to build investor confidence, we are still left in the unknown for why this is happening.
Like private equity fund preoccupation with portfolio companies and corporate attention to balance sheets, family offices are currently distracted by their families’ safety and overall investment portfolios.