Family Business to Financial Family – complexities of succession planning

Withers_20a0oysterStacey Choong, Tax partner, Withers Singapore provided some valuable insights of wealth across jurisdictions from Europe to the US and Asia, and wealth succession across generations at our May 2015 forum. She shared her own experience working with wealthy families in Asia as well as insights from their research on The Meaning of Wealth in the 21st Century.
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Venture Capital – an overview for those working with SIV Applicants

Seed_growingWhy has the government targeted this sector?

When announcing a review the Significant Investor Visa program in October 2014, Andrew Robb, Minister for Trade and Investment, said:

“Our aim, as part of our broader competitiveness agenda, is to attract more investment into Australia that makes a material difference to supporting sustainable growth, productivity and job creation. We are keen to attract additional investment which supports innovation and which provide new sources of growth capital.”

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