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By Gabriel Power | 16 Jun 2022

Julius Baer wealth report highlights ongoing impact of Covid-19 pandemic and war in Ukraine

Banking corporation Julius Baer has released the third edition of its famed Global Wealth and Lifestyle Report, a far-reaching analysis of the spending patterns of high-net-worth individuals the ... Read More

By Lysanne Currie | 23 May 2022

The Wealth Report and the digital disruptors shaking things up

Over the past 20 years, digital disruptors have shaken up the 200-year-old wealth management industry. In this year’s Wealth Report, we head to the web to drill down into the Metaverse, NFTs and... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 14 May 2022

The sky's the limit: are airships the future of luxury travel?

It’s not 1968 anymore. The Jet Age, while not technically over, no longer ignites our collective imagination in the manner it once did; we have entered an age in which jet travel has become... Read More

By Antonia Keaney | 30 Oct 2021

Blenheim Palace: the extraordinary history of the UK’s only non-royal palace

"We have nothing to equal this...” These words were uttered by George III when visiting the 4th Duke of Marlborough at his Blenheim Palace home in 1786. At the end of his visit to the vast ... Read More

By Lysanne Currie | 06 Sep 2021

The New Ultras

The number 21, says The Economist’s Tom Standage, is connected with ‘luck, risk, taking chances and rolling the dice’ and, for the world’s ‘New Ultras’, that s... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 07 May 2021

Interview: Christie’s wine and Cape Fine & Rare Wine Auction auctioneer Charlie Foley on how to invest in wine

With the rise of NFTs and cryptocurrencies, the world of investment is starting to seem agonisingly abstract. Every day you may read a news story - or even a first-hand account from a tech-savvy ... Read More

By Lysanne Currie | 07 May 2021

Block party: meet the entrepreneurs brilliantly disrupting the world

An acceleration in digital transformation has led to a boom in blockchain business from supply chain to shares, money to music. Here, we take a look at 14 trailblazers leading the charge in this ... Read More

By Lysanne Currie | 20 Mar 2021

Making an impact: from social responsibility to ESG investment

At the end of January, BlackRock’s Larry Fink delivered his annual letter to the world’s CEOs and investors. In it, he issued a stark reminder that we ignore our fragility as a species at ... Read More

28 Feb 2021

How to boost your business with forex trading

While business confidence may have declined by three points to -7% in the New Year, sentiment in the commercial world has since risen on the back of a relatively vaccine rollout on these shores. ... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 31 Dec 2020

Why rare whiskies and ghost distilleries are worth their weight in gold

In the world of investment, whisky is an asset that is worth far more than its potential return. In fact, its popularity among collectors is experiencing an all-time boom, topping the K... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 28 Sep 2020

Changing the game: how ‘The Playbook’ star Patrick Mouratoglou is revolutionising tennis forever

The day after Serena Williams crashed out of the first round of Roland-Garros in 2012, she turned to French tennis coach Patrick Mouratoglou. At that time, Williams, now universally con... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 19 Feb 2020

Ian Warhurst shares how the Bloodhound LSR’s quest to break the land speed record could inspire a new generation of engineers

Many people have unhealthy obsessions. While some are partial to their favourite tipple, others prefer to smoke, spend or do all of the above. But for Yorkshire-based businessman Ian Warhurst, his obs... Read More

By Tempus | 20 Dec 2019

Security specialist Valkyrie shares its discreet solution to guarding your classic and high-value vehicles

For any classic car purist, the idea of splicing into wires to clumsily fit modern electronics into vintage and high-value cars is jarring to the conscience. But for those of us worried about the... Read More

15 Oct 2019

How Louis Vuitton’s eSports Move Shows Gaming’s Current Power

For more than 150 years, the French fashion house of Louis Vuitton has taken great pride in being regarded as one of the biggest luxury retail brands on the planet. The organisation has taken many dif... Read More

By David Durlacher | 10 Oct 2019

Column: Julius Baer CEO David Durlacher tells Tempus why Brexit must be placed within a global context

As Julius Baer International expands in the UK, CEO David Durlacher tells Tempus why the UK’s economic uncertainty must be placed within a global context for our Leader's Column &q... Read More

By Lysanne Currie | 10 Oct 2019

The changing face of wealth: From Leonardo to Greta, we examine the real influencers behind the new UHNW, and the behaviour trends that will affect us all

This is Leonardo DiCaprio. You know him from Titanic, The Wolf of Wall Street, and this year’s triumphant Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. His 30-year résumé of award-winning perf... Read More

By Inge Solheim | 10 Oct 2019

New frontiers: Adventurer Inge Solheim on why extreme trekking is the ultimate healer for the body and mind

Nothing puts the body though it's toughtest mental and physical paces quite like exploration in extreme conditions, as profesional adventurer Inge Solheim can concur. The internationally... Read More

By Aleksandra Szymanska | 16 Apr 2019

Future perfect: The Future Laboratory's Aleksandra Szymanska unveils the trends transforming the luxury industry

The first and most important trend, in The Future Laboratory's opinion, is the changing attitudes of luxury consumers. Today, the dynamic among this society’s wealthiest is evolving &nd... Read More