Foundations Law - comparison with reserved powers trusts

17 March 2017

The Foundations (Guernsey) Law, 2012, came into force from 8 January 2013 and provides clients with a solution to use alongside or instead of a trust.

This brochure compares and contrasts the Guernsey Foundation, which is based on concepts readily understood by clients in civil law jurisdictions such as continental Europe or China, to Caribbean reserved powers trusts the VISTA trust of the British Virgin Islands and the STAR trust of the Cayman Islands.

To find out more, download our brochure now.

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