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We are pleased to announce that we are continuing with our regular seminars for trustees and trust advisers. Due to uncertainty over the next six weeks, we have decided to reschedule this course which was originally scheduled for late May. These two-day seminars are presented by our members: Svěřenské fondy a trusty s.r.o.., Deloitte and J & T […]
We are pleased to announce that we are continuing with our regular seminars for trustees and trust advisers. These two-day seminars are presented by our members: Svěřenské fondy a trusty s.r.o.., Deloitte and J & T Family Office. After successfully completing the course, participants will understand the structure, history and practical uses of trusts in the Czech […]
We are delighted to be able to offer you another educational seminar. This one will look specifically at the Isle of Man as a trust and wealth management jurisdiction and emphasise some of its unique features.
This is just to bring you up to date on some of the work your association is currently doing on your behalf. At the moment, the board is focusing on three areas: The Evidence skutečných majitelů Regulation of the trustee sector / Possible roles for company trustees Blind Trusts Recent discussions and meetings with the […]
Today, Petr Jakubec and Vítězslav Hruška, as representatives of the APRSF, took part in discussion on the Bill on the Registration of Beneficial Owners. This happened at the invitation of the Senate Temporary Commission for draft audit reports. The purpose of this law is to transpose the 5th Anti-Money Laundering Directive into Czech law. It […]
As another ‘value add’ for our members, we have decided to introduce membership certificates. These will be issued to paid up members of the association soon. Our members are already able to highlight the professionalism associated with APRSF membership through the use of the APRSF logo on website and other communications. We hope the new […]
We have built an online shared resource centre for members. On this site you will find news related to SF, case studies, court decisions and a range of other resources to make your work with SF easier. As our community grows so will the range of content in the resource centre. It is meant to […]
The APRSF issued a Press Release on 25 June 2020: The newly elected APRSF Committee met for the first time. It discussed the law on the registration of beneficial owners and the law on investment companies and investment funds. The full text of the press release is here (in Czech)
The APRSF Executive Board has issued a press release on the draft law on Beneficial Ownership. The full text of the press release is available here (in Czech).
The General Meeting of our Association will be held in the near future. In view of the current situation, the meeting may be held using ‘per rollam’ based on newly adopted legislation. Full details will follow soon in a separate communication. However, in the meantime we would like to highlight to you the opportunity for […]
Dear APRSF Members, I am sure that in the current serious situation, you are doing your utmost to lead your businesses, clients and business partners through this critical period with minimum harm, and aiming to resume your standard operations as soon as possible. The APRSF Board is also working to pass through this period successfully […]
Photos from the last APRSF Seminar for Trustees and Trust Advisers are now available here. The seminar took place in December 2019 and we congratulate the 10 participants who graduated. The next course will take place from 10 – 11 March 2020.
On the 27 of June, the Board of Directors advised of its concerns in relation to an article of PROFI Poradenství & Finance concerning IPC, an APRSF member. In that article a number of allegations were made against IPC. APRSF’s mission includes building positive awareness of svěřenské fondy and especially understanding of their positive uses […]