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 80-plus 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.

One world of local service

TMF Group is an independent global multinational with some 7,800 in-house experts across 120 offices covering 80-plus jurisdictions. Together we deliver a broad portfolio of consistent, integrated but localised services covering the business administrative essentials of accountancy and tax, HR administration, global payroll and employee benefits, and global entity management, corporate secretarial and regulatory compliance.

Rapid response consultancy solutions support cross-border projects large and small, at every stage, across all our disciplines, and in every market.

Specialised teams support fund and capital markets administration and private wealth and family offices.

Because we know how to unlock access to some of the world’s most attractive markets – no matter how complex – swiftly, safely and efficiently, more than 60% of the Fortune Global 500 and FTSE 100, and almost half the top 300 private equity firms, use us.

So, whether you are operating across one border or many, with a handful of staff or several thousand, we have all the flexible, coordinated, business-critical support you need to open up in new markets, build strong businesses and stay nimble, efficient and in good standing everywhere.