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  • Leslie Wexner distances himself from Jeffrey Epstein after criticism, Musgrave Group invest €2.6 million in sustainable food emporiums and Remy Cointreau searches for new chief executive as non-family director steps down.

  • Ross Perot, billionaire and philanthropist, dies aged 89, Marc Perrin elected as new president of PFV and Chinese real estate empire scion succeeds as chairman after father’s arrest.

  • A start as a door-to-door salesman in Texas has given next-generation angel investor and fourth-generation entrepreneur Anirudh Damani a unique perspective on business. Susan Lingeswaran finds out how

  • US billionaire families call for tax on extreme wealth, Billionaire David Bonderman’s family office invests in fertility chain, and JAB bolsters pet holdings with global vet acquisition.

  • Telecoms billionaire Patrick Drahi buys Sotheby’s, Mulliez family buy stake in Kenya’s Twiga Foods, and US heiress Gloria Vanderbilt dies aged 95.

  • Mexican tequila tycoon transfers wealth to daughter, US cable billionaire buy Italy’s Fiorentina Football Club and Indian tech chairman Azim Premji passes baton to son.

  • Bollinger family buys into UK wine merchant, Springer family and KKR consider bid to take Axel Springer private, and James Packer sells half his stake in Crown to Hong Kong's Melco.

  • As operating environments become increasingly competitive and complex, the family office of the future will need to become savvier about their investment strategies while tackling challenges such as cybersecurity and succession, experts say. The ones that do not risk sleepwalking into disaster.

  • Hong Kong property tycoon hands reins to his two sons, Pentland-owned Speedo teams up with House of Holland, and Japanese billionaire sues family over removal from company.

  • Family offices are standing on the precipice of a multi-trillion dollar transfer of wealth between generations, yet succession planning among family offices is moving at a glacial pace. What are the barriers to planning? And what should families be doing now?

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