Offshore Trusts and English Divorce

In the last issue of the Economic Report, our Focus on Trusts detailed the myriad opportunities that offshore trusts and foundations can offer to the high and ultra-high net worth family or individual. However, while IFCs can offer the investor financial stability, offshore wealth may still be affected by personal upheaval. Here, Sarah Higgins, Head of the Family group at Charles Russell Speechlys, explains how offshore trusts may be affected by English Law divorce, and the measures wealth management advisors can take to minimise or mitigate the risks.