Fiduciary services

Trust is everything in fiduciary matters. The people you appoint as external directors, trustees and representatives must match your passion for the company’s best interests, enrich your grasp of the business challenges it faces, and bring a regulator’s eye to compliance.

And that is part of what TMF Group could do for your business. With 7,000 accounting, legal and compliance professionals across 86 jurisdictions, serving more than 15,000 clients in every industry, our fiduciary services add certainty, insight and integrity wherever you transact or invest.

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Fiduciary services - appointing a director, trustee or representative

TMF Group’s corporate fiduciary services are provided as a critical part of our international corporate secretarial and accounting and tax regulatory compliance practice. Our fiduciary services are a pillar of the bespoke compliance risk management solutions we provide through our global entity management service.

When appointing a director, trustee or representative you aren’t just hiring a person or provider. You are creating a robust compliance function to match your business.

All over the world, in every industry, clients trust TMF Group to fulfil key fiduciary roles because we are ideally resourced and structured:

  • our individual directors, trustees and representatives are experienced professionals in their own right
  • a network of local experts in 80-plus jurisdictions guarantees a granular understanding of each legal and regulatory environment
  • a full portfolio of critical business services and an integrated business model let us provide complete, bespoke answers
  • our colossal experience base – in business and compliance, as individuals and collectively – is constantly refreshed helping thousands of international clients embrace new challenges in unfamiliar markets.
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Directorships and officer services

The modern market and its regulators expect directors to have the stature and the skills to shoulder regulatory responsibilities with knowledge and confidence.

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When setting up a trust, selecting the right trustee becomes utterly important. TMF Group provides corporate trustees, co-trustees or successor trustees for a wide range of trusts designed with the right purposes in mind.

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Legal and tax representatives

Appointing TMF Group as your legal and tax representative frees you to trade, invest and transact in a given jurisdiction in full compliance with local legal and tax regimes.

We make a complex world simple

TMF Group is a leading provider of critical administrative services, helping clients invest and operate safely around the world.

With more than 10,000 colleagues in 125 offices across 86 jurisdictions, all working to the same high standards of service and security, we provide our clients with local expertise where it is needed most. Our locations cover 92% of world GDP and 95% of FDI inflow.

We are a key part of our clients’ governance, providing the accounting, tax, payroll, fund administration and legal entity management services essential to their success. We make sure rules are followed, reputations protected and operational compliance maintained.

Our global service model and technology platform put our clients in control of their portfolio of entities and global locations. The data insights we deliver keep them on top of emerging regulation, the status of their own activity and any points of risk.

We serve corporates, financial institutions, asset managers, private equity and real estate investors, and family offices. Our clients include the majority of the Fortune Global 500, FTSE 100 and top 300 private equity firms.