Questions to ask a banker before investing
A private bank, managing other people’s assets rarely takes a large commission. Often we are talking about 1-2% per annum of the size of the assets. The proposal looks tempting, so not everyone asks additional questions.
A must. The fact is that in addition to the commission of the bank itself, there are additional commissions: the commission of the mutual fund, if your banker invests money in mutual funds; stock / bond storage fees; withdrawal fee, etc. Continue reading
Offshore World Bank Almanac – Canada
Canada is not a traditional offshore jurisdiction. Taxes in Canada are higher than in the US, and you are unlikely to open an account in Canada remotely without special knowledge and very long negotiations with dozens of banks. Very often, our clients who are interested in opening an account in a Canadian bank, after consultation, thank for the advice to open an account in a Canadian bank branch on one of the islands of West India, for example, on St. Kitts or Nevis. Continue reading
7 countries for offshore banking, which should avoid Russian-speaking immigrants from the United States
There may be a false opinion that once you are Russian, Ukrainian, Belarusian, or a representative of any other Russian-speaking country, by becoming an American you can still enjoy the privileges that are available to the entire Russian-speaking world. Of course, knowledge of the Russian language can open up more opportunities, and more precisely convenience when choosing the right offshore bank, but your residence permit and obligations that it imposes on you cannot be ignored. Continue reading