FOX Series

Why Family Office Boards are Indispensable

Transitions within families, increasing complexity on a global scale, and the dynamics of managing families are making governing boards more indispensable to families. A...

The Coming Great Transformation in the Global Macro Environment

Demographics, automation, and inequality have the potential to dramatically reshape our world in the 2020s and beyond. Our analysis shows that the collision of these forces...

Family Office Advisors Thinking Outside the Box: Finding Innovative Solutions to Common Problems

As lawyers, we are taught to zealously advocate for the client or the position we represent. At its best, this advocacy almost always entails thinking outside the proverbial...

Is “Impact Investing” the new norm?

Everyone these days is talking about “impact investing”. A Google search returns over 150 million results for the phrase. There are hundreds of investment managers managing...

Why I Left ETFs to Join a Crypto Asset Manager

Matt Hougan was the CEO of ETF.com, a three-time member of the Barron’s ETF Roundtable, and the co-author of the CFA Institute’s Monograph on ETFs. He was also a presenter at...

10 Reasons to Start a Family Office

I have been traveling in the US and abroad lately, meeting successful business owning families who feel that they have “become bigger than their business”. They realize that...

Three Tips for Staying Ahead of the Bad Guys – Security Awareness

This summer we hosted our first FOX Family Security Workshop. According to attendees, security is currently one of their top concerns. We brought together industry experts to...

Has the Private Trust Company Structure Delivered on its Promise?

In February, we held our 2018 Private Trust Company Workshop where 130 attendees managing or overseeing a Private Trust Company (PTC) or exploring the PTC option were joined...

What’s on the Minds of the Leading Families in Latin America

Latin America has been one of the most dynamic regions of the world in the last two decades, experiencing strong GDP growth and wealth. During this time, many of the region's...

Creating an Effective Team for the Family Office

The biggest asset of any family office is the staff that supports the family clients. Over the last couple of years, creating an effective team for the family office is an...