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2022 03 17 Jagdeep Kapoor

Jagdeep Kapoor, Managing Director of Amberlake Partners, points out one of the differentiating factors of his company: investment products with commercial real estate as an underlying asset.

2022 02 14 leggett

As sustainable investing has gathered momentum over the last decade, much of the focus of the underlying investments has been on climate stability and, more specifically, carbon intensity. This makes sense: direct carbon emissions are relatively easy to measure and therefore, in many cases when corporates have begun non-financial reporting, it’s the first data point they produce.

2022 02 02 Barclays

Barclays Bank is celebrating its 100th anniversary in the Principality this year! This is a source of pride for its CEO Gérald Mathieu, who runs a pioneering bank, the first to be established in Monaco.

2022 03 07 richelieu monaco

In the era of universal banks, artificial intelligence and “one-stop shops” capable of covering all needs, “boutique private banking” may seem to be an obsolete concept.

2021 08 02 Claude Marx

On 23 July, Mr Michel HUNAULT, Director of the Service d'Information et de Contrôle sur les Circuits Financiers (SICCFIN), and Mr Claude MARX, Director General of the Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF), ratified a cooperation agreement in order to strengthen the effectiveness of the fight against money laundering and terrorist financing. We interviewed Mr Claude MARX.


Mr Justin Highman, Deputy Director General of the Monaco Economic Board, and Mr Hervé Ordioni, Chairman of the Commission for the Promotion of the Monegasque Financial Centre and Managing Director of Banque Edmond de Rothschild in Monaco, opened the Summit on 1 July. They respectively presented the country's economic assets and the advantages of the financial centre, highlighting the strong growth in the number of family offices in the Principality.

robert-laureACI Monaco, "The Financial Market Association", organises an annual conference on a topical subject. Last June, it welcomed Professor Christian GOLLIER, a Belgian economist who founded the Toulouse School of Economics with Jean Tirole (Nobel Prize) in 2007, and a specialist in environmental economics. Meeting with Robert LAURE, the President of the association.


Gérald Mathieu was recently appointed CEO of Barclays Monaco. He tells us about his ambitions as Barclays celebrates its 100th birthday in the Principality next year.

2020 12 09 grosoli

The Compagnie Monégasque de Banque, recently renamed CMB Monaco, is poised for a new transformation, while innovation has always been a flagship of the institution, generating new products and services for its customers every year since its creation in 1976. Francesco Grosoli, CEO of CMB Monaco, details the bank's strategy for the coming years and the repositioning of the brand around the concept of "banking ahead".

2020 11 Hunault

Mr Michel Hunault, Honorary French Member of Parliament and Member of the Council of Europe has been a rapporteur for anti-money laundering and corruption legislation in France, transposing European Conventions and Directives. A lecturer at the Institut d'Études Politiques de Paris he coordinated the collective publication “Fighting corruption, money laundering, and tax fraud - ethical requirements in financial movements”. Since August 2019, he has been Director of the SICCFIN (Service d’Information et de Contrôle sur les Circuits Financiers - Financial Network Information Service) in Monaco. He has been a constant champion of the SICCFIN since the French parliamentary investigation commission of which he was Vice-President.

2020 12 Effie-Datson-Barclays

Barclays Private Bank has conducted a study on the transfer of Fortune in Family Offices. Could you tell us more about the terms of this study (how many people were interviewed, profile of the people, etc...) and above all why did you carry out this type of study?