Tag Archives: Investment

The Offshore Attraction

30 Aug
statue of Chevalier de Bayard in Sainte-Anne-d'Auray, Brittany

At the mention of offshore investments there is usually a raised eyebrow and immediate expression of distrust. Portrayed in the movies as the realm of the super-rich with secrets to hide or as a blatant vaunting by criminals of ill-gotten gains, there is far more myth than reality in fact within the public understanding. To […]

Property Investment from Offshore, Using Jersey

01 Aug
Paraty, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Jersey holding companies, trusts and limited partnerships have been used by private individuals, family offices and institutional investors over many years for property investment. Jersey holding companies, trusts and limited partnerships have been used by private individuals, family offices and institutional investors over many years for property investment. The industry and structures involved in this […]

Hedge Fund for Offshore Investment

29 Apr
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission regulates hedge funds

Simply put, a hedge fund groups partners together to create enough money for the fund to make high-risk investments.  The large financial base of a hedge fund creates the flexibility of participation in a larger assortment of investments and financial undertakings than other funds.  However, hedge fund participation is typically regulated strictly and limited to […]

Is an Offshore Pension Right for You?

18 Apr
Why an offshore pension - Rum Point, BWI

If you’re saving towards retirement and you have the means at your disposal to protect your savings in as many ways as possible, you might consider looking offshore to help you manage your pension. Governments, at least those in high-tax countries, often have a variety of ways to encourage people to save for retirement: tax-free […]

Agriculture as an Offshore Investment

14 Apr
Brazil rainforest for sale

When looking for bullet-proof offshore investment opportunities, there are few choices you can make. Just as in any onshore asset investment, offshore investments are also susceptible to market changes and volatility. Gold is an ever-increasingly popular choice as a near bullet-proof, recession-resistant investment choice, both for onshore investors and offshore alike. But if you’re specifically […]

Offshore Banking Intermediaries

26 Feb

Private investors and organizations have safely and routinely used offshore banking for years. Truth to tell, there isn’t much difference in the service and benefits between the bank down the street or one in Belize. The banks offering offshore accounts to foreigners are well established and offer online banking options, credit or debit cards and […]