Taking a business from one horse-drawn cart to an international logistics firm is no easy task, but that is exactly what Germany’s Fiege family has accomplished over five generations. Michael Finnigan talks to its next-generation leaders about the long haul

Taking a business from one horse-drawn cart to an international logistics firm is no easy task, but that is exactly what Germany’s Fiege family has accomplished over five generations. Michael Finnigan talks to its next-generation leaders about the long haul

NEWS & ANALYSIS

Murdoch loses $100 million on Theranos investment; Benetton heir quits board; and Lundin Petroleum announces Barents Sea discovery

Murdoch loses $100 million on Theranos investment; Benetton heir quits board; and Lundin Petroleum announces Barents Sea discovery

Michael “Jim” Delligatti, the McDonald’s franchisee credited with inventing the bestselling Big Mac almost five decades ago, has died at the age of 98.

Michael “Jim” Delligatti, the McDonald’s franchisee credited with inventing the bestselling Big Mac almost five decades ago, has died at the age of 98.

Investors who thrive in 25 years from now will be those who embraced the ideas that sound too outlandish to believe in today, says a keynote speaker of the upcoming Middle East Family Office and Investment Conference.

Investors who thrive in 25 years from now will be those who embraced the ideas that sound too outlandish to believe in today, says a keynote speaker of the upcoming Middle East Family Office and Investment Conference.

The amount given in philanthropic efforts in the United Kingdom, United States and Middle East has rocketed from $17 billion to $56 billion a year, a new report says.

The amount given in philanthropic efforts in the United Kingdom, United States and Middle East has rocketed from $17 billion to $56 billion a year, a new report says.

Features

Daphne Engelke on employing non-family executives

How will I ensure that I am treated fairly? Will I be able to make a difference? How do I avoid getting drawn into family conflicts? These are some of the questions that I get asked time and time again by talented individuals, who are considering joining family businesses as a non-family executive.

Traditional luxury has its appeal but a growing number of ultra-wealthy want their tourism experience to match their entrepreneurial zeal in some of the most beautiful and unspoilt corners of the world, as Margie Goldsmith reveals

Traditional luxury has its appeal but a growing number of ultra-wealthy want their tourism experience to match their entrepreneurial zeal in some of the most beautiful and unspoilt corners of the world, as Margie Goldsmith reveals

Family Office

Low interest rates have left many investors yield-starved, with private single and multifamily offices now looking at alternative investments in the hope of higher returns. Aircraft financing, with its infrastructure-like features and strong liquid collateral has a compelling investment case for investors looking for attractive returns.

Low interest rates have left many investors yield-starved, with private single and multifamily offices now looking at alternative investments in the hope of higher returns. Aircraft financing, with its infrastructure-like features and strong liquid collateral has a compelling investment case for investors looking for attractive returns. 

Rebranded wealth manager Kleinwort Hambros says it has the expertise to grow in the Brexit ultra-high net worth and family office market, with the backing of Societe Generale Private Banking.

Rebranded wealth manager Kleinwort Hambros says it has the expertise to grow in the Brexit ultra-high net worth and family office market, with the backing of Societe Generale Private Banking.

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