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Our goal is to guide clients through transitions and challenges with the vision and resources they need to succeed. A great place to start is here, in our library of reports, papers and other content.

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The Future of Digital Currencies

On April 8th, 2021, we sat down for a conversation with international foreign policy and digital currency experts on the future of digital currencies and how the United States and its allies plan to work with their respective central banks to usher in a new era of the future money. We explored the opportunities, risks, and future geo-economic implications of central bank backed digital currencies, as well as looked to answer questions like: - What timeframe are U.S. policymakers targeting for rolling out a digital dollar? What are the key logistical hurdles? - Do regulators and central bankers in the U.S. and Europe believe there is a place for digital currencies that are backed by central banks and other non-fiat digital assets like Bitcoin? - Is there a size or “market cap” that Bitcoin could reach or has already reached where regulators decide too much capital would be destroyed by regulating it out of existence?

Stop Obsessing About China’s Competitive Strengths

Tiedemann’s in-house China expert Robert Hormats penned a piece on what the US can do to address the rapidly intensifying technology competition between the US and China. An earlier version of this article was published in The Hill on March 28, 2021.

Navigating the Contemporary Art Market - A guide for families on current trends, opportunities and estate planning strategies in contemporary art

In the past couple of decades, the contemporary art market has seen tremendous growth. Over the next ten years, the art industry is facing a great inflection point with the arrival of a new regulatory framework. In this panel discussion, with art experts Erica Samuels and David Rothschild and Tiedemann Advisors’ wealth planning expert Jim Bertles, we discuss how families should be thinking about the contemporary art market through estate planning strategies, current art market trends, and opportunities moving forward.

Digital Gold: Breaking down Bitcoin and other digital assets

Bitcoin prices have surged this year. The sharp rise in investor interest for the digital currency that is often referred to as Digital Gold can be ascribed to the sentiment many investors have that Bitcoin can act as a store of value given its fixed supply, a medium of exchange, and an alternative asset for diversified portfolios.

Variants: The Shape-Shifting Challenge of COVID-19

We are pleased to be sitting down again for a conversation with Dr. William Haseltine. Dr. Haseltine, who is a scientist, author, former professor of Harvard Medical School and a frequent speaker in the media on the topic of Covid, recently published his new book on Covid variants. He will talk about why virus variation is critical to understanding how the pandemic will unfold and how Covid-19 may continue to affect our global economy, our societies, and all of us individually.

Translating Science into Medicine A future informed by the lessons of COVID

We are entering the second year of the pandemic, yet there are still many unknowns about COVID-19. For example, it is still unclear why it causes a mild reaction in one person compared to a life-threatening response in another. SCORE-UW has built upon years of research to understand patients’ responses to the coronavirus and other infectious diseases and to translate novel science into medicine for better treatment and improved outcomes.

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Tax legislation in the Biden era

Read this summary of our conversation with Senator Byron Dorgan and Congressman Phil English from our February 4th Tiedemann Advisors Speaker Series webinar.

Tax Legislation in the Biden Era Part 2 with Phil English and Byron Dorgan

On February 4th, we are sat down with Former Republican member of the United States House of Representatives Phil English and Former Democratic Senator Byron Dorgan to get an insider view into what tax changes may get passed through Congress and when.

Don’t let the tax tail wag the dog

For those navigating estate and tax planning as Biden takes office, keep the entire picture in mind. Read this piece on potential tax legislation changes and steps individuals can take now to alleviate some of the guesswork and start the year strong.

Tax Legislation in the Biden Era Part 1 with George Farber

On January 28th, we met with tax expert George Farber, Tax Director at Armanino LLP, to discuss real life considerations for possible Biden tax legislation.

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