Who owns the equity? Investment property ownership when relationships break down

29 June 2017

The thorny issue of a couple’s beneficial interests in a jointly owned property following relationship breakdown has once again been examined by the court, this time relating to a Privy Council decision on appeal from the Bahamian Court of Appeal. The case concerned the relationship between Mr Marr and Mr Collie, who together had jointly […]

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Guest blog: Will we have a UK public register for offshore entities owning UK property?

15 June 2017

The UK may become the first country to introduce a beneficial ownership register for overseas companies and other legal entities owning UK property (of any kind) or who wish to procure UK Government work. According to the Government’s April 2017 ‘Call for Evidence’ publication, the register will be modelled on the existing UK Persons of […]

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Fladgate sponsors Family Office & Wealth Management Conference

13 June 2017

Fladgate was delighted to sponsor DC Finance’s Family Office & Wealth Management Conference on 13 June 2017. With over 400 ultra and high net worth individuals and family office executives in attendance, this is one of the world’s largest wealth management events held annually at the Hilton Tel Aviv.  This prestigious conference provides an annual […]

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Guest blog: To Airbnb or not to Airbnb?

1 June 2017

Airbnb has become known as the world’s largest accommodation provider but it owns no property. It gives property owners an opportunity to let their properties out on a short-term basis with relative ease and gives consumers an opportunity to stay in a home and ‘live like a local’ in their location of choice. As a […]

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