beneficial ownership register
Delaware gives ‘critical’ backing to ailing US beneficial owners list
The United States’ most nebulous jurisdiction has backed a bid in Congress to create a beneficial ownership register.
Offshore companies own a big chunk of UK real estate
Offshore finance centres are home to thousands of companies that own nearly 100,000 properties in England and Wales, with the British Virgin Islands (BVI) and the crown dependencies leading the pack.
MEPs threaten privacy rights with beneficial ownership vote
In a bid to crackdown on tax evasion, European citizens could have their private financial affairs exposed to the public after members of the European parliament (MEPs) voted to include trusts and allow EU citizens access to beneficial ownership registers.