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November 17, 2017

Family-backed bidders court 21st Century Fox; ESG focus puts Inditex CE on top; and 60 years and billions of potatoes

Family-backed bidders court 21st Century Fox

A number of family and non-family backed media companies have been linked with the potential acquisition of parts of 21st Century Fox, as rumours swirl around the potential break-up of the Murdoch family’s media empire.

November 16, 2017

In a world where public trust in businesses and other institutions is rapidly declining, family-owned companies are in a unique position to communicate and capitalise on their brands and values. Alexandra Newlove reports

In a world where public trust in businesses and other institutions is rapidly declining, family-owned companies are in a unique position to communicate and capitalise on their brands and values. Alexandra Newlove reports

November 15, 2017

Just 38% of high net worth families have a cyber-security plan in place, despite 28% experiencing a cyber-attack in the past and ever-growing awareness of the issue, according to new research.

Just 38% of high net worth families have a cyber-security plan in place, despite 28% experiencing a cyber-attack in the past and ever-growing awareness of the issue, according to new research.

Private & Confidential: The Cyber Security Report, by Campden Wealth Research in partnership with Schillings, shows one in 10 who were attacked lost sensitive information.

November 14, 2017

Andreas Feller, Head of Private Banking Zurich, Eastern Switzerland, and ultra-high net worth individuals at the Swiss private banking group Julius Baer, discusses thematic investing, digital disruption, and why women are an increasingly important segment for the wealth management industry

Andreas Feller, Head of Private Banking Zurich, Eastern Switzerland, and ultra-high net worth individuals at the Swiss private banking group Julius Baer, discusses thematic investing, digital disruption, and why women are an increasingly important segment for the wealth management industry

November 13, 2017

Pentland Group has added another family business honour to its haul for the year, winning the 22nd annual IMD Global Family Business International Award.

Pentland Group has added another family business honour to its haul for the year, winning the 22nd annual IMD Global Family Business International Award.

The win followed swiftly on the heels of the UK retail business winning EY’s UK Family Business of Excellence award in October. Pentland also won the top accolade at CampdenFB’s European Families in Business Awards back in 2014.

Andy Rubin, Pentland Group director and chairman of Pentland Brands, said he was proud of what the company had achieved over three generations.

November 10, 2017

A study by the EDHEC Family Business Centre shows the rate of intra-family business succession in France is below 20%. While the tax environment exerts a significant impact on the low rate of family succession, it represents only the tip of the iceberg.

A study by the EDHEC Family Business Centre shows the rate of intra-family business succession in France is below 20%. While the tax environment exerts a significant impact on the low rate of family succession, it represents only the tip of the iceberg.

For further understanding, Rania Labaki, associate professor, director of Family Business Center at the EDHEC Business School, dives below the surface to explore the “emotional nexus” binding the business and the family.

November 10, 2017

Peer-to-peer insights, best practice education and unique networking opportunities at the latest Campden Wealth European Family Office Conference have been praised by the prominent families who attended, organisers say.

Peer-to-peer insights, best practice education and unique networking opportunities at the latest Campden Wealth European Family Office Conference have been praised by the prominent families who attended, organisers say.

November 10, 2017

The Grosvenor Estate ‘front-footed’ many of the media claims made against it leading up to the Paradise Papers data leak – in the process offering an example of how family-owned enterprises can face up to reputation threats.

One of the UK’s most prominent families ‘front-footed’ many of the media claims made against it leading up to the Paradise Papers data leak – in the process offering an example of how family-owned enterprises can face up to reputation threats.

In a thorough statement on its website published on 26 October, executive trustee of the Grosvenor Estate Mark Preston, addressed many of the “inaccurate” articles. 

November 9, 2017

Luxury giant LVMH in major reshuffle of top management; Panera Bread founder swaps C-suite for boardroom after JAB takeover; Asia-Pacific expected to lead slowing global wealth by 2021

Luxury giant LVMH in major reshuffle of top management

Sidney Toledano has been appointed chairman and chief executive of the fashion group within the world-leading family-controlled luxury giant LVMH after 20 years in charge of Christian Dior Couture.

The change at the top followed the full integration of Dior into LVMH in April in a reported €13 billion ($15.1 billion) deal.

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