Frequently Asked Questions

WHAT DO FAMILY OFFICES DO?

What are 'Family OfficesFamily offices are private wealth management advisory firms that serve ultra-high-net-worth investors. They are different from traditional wealth management shops in that they offer a total outsourced solution to managing the financial and investment side of an affluent individual or family.

CAN A FAMILY OFFICE BE MULTI-FUNCTIONAL?

Family Offices like this one serve in three capacities which are a holding company, investing in the private equity sector and seeding venture opportunities in start up.

MORE INFORMATION:

Registration Requirements of Venture Capital & Private Equity In Canada

Private equity in Canada: market and regulatory overview

HOW MANY PEOPLE DO YOU EMPLOY?

A family office is a private entity which does not require us to list our employees due to privacy and security reasons. However, our team is globally managing the investments of our family’s portfolio.

WHERE DOES YOUR SFO INVEST?

Our locations are not listed for privacy and security reason but we have advisors and partners in Canada, Dutch Caribbean, United States, United Kingdom, France, Ghana, Israel and the Middle East, Morocco, South Africa, Australia and Singapore.

Can a REIT be private?

Private REITs are real estate funds or companies that are exempt from SEC registration and whose shares do not trade on national stock exchanges. Private REITs generally can be sold only to institutional investors. Private REITs are not traded on a national stock exchange or registered with the SEC.

Is Janét Aizenstros Collection a REIT? Why is it private?

Yes. The Janét Aizenstros Collection is a private REIT. The locations are private property. They are not accessible to the public. Guests attend by invitation-only.