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September 26, 2021

Family principals engaged in sustainable investing welcome the rising interest among private wealth holders in investing to tackle the climate crisis, but some warn real world action must follow and insist families can take the lead in positive change.

Family principals engaged in sustainable investing welcome the rising interest among private wealth holders in investing to tackle the climate crisis, but some warn real world action must follow and insist families can take the lead in positive change.

Some families said they see environmentally sustainable investing as a way for private and public investors to collaborate. Others see the discipline as a core family business value, or as part of a broader trend in environmental, social and governance investing over centuries.

July 29, 2021

The most basic and perhaps most ultimately effective strategy for leaders dealing with the challenges of family business is to plan, create and maintain effective communication practices.

The most basic and perhaps most ultimately effective strategy for leaders dealing with the challenges of family business is to plan, create and maintain effective communication practices.

As family business member and consultant Vernon Holleman puts it: “Communication is critical. Honest, regular communication about where the business is, how it’s doing, how it’s sort of being run and operated.

November 15, 2011

Family businesses are crucial for the recovery of the UK economy and provide the backbone of the right type of growth needed for the country, according to Vince Cable, secretary of state for business, innovation and skills in the coalition government.

Family businesses are crucial for the recovery of the UK economy and provide the backbone of the right type of growth needed for the country, according to Vince Cable, secretary of state for business, innovation and skills in the coalition government.

Cable, speaking at an event hosted by the Institute for Family Business at the Houses of Parliament, reckons that family businesses have the wherewithal to be the backbone of what he called “responsible capitalism”.

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