Introduction to offshore investments

Professional Development


The offshore investment environment can be complex and difficult to understand. This course will explain the various sectors within this environment and the different roles of the professionals operating in the sectors. In addition, the course will review the various asset classes and the implications of holding these assets in an offshore jurisdiction, as well as examining the risks associated with the various asset classes and securities.

Suitable For

Those wishing to develop a greater understanding of the offshore investment environment and why clients might choose to invest in certain assets.

2 CPD hours
2 hours

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Learning Outcomes

Having attended this course, delegates will:

  • Understand the various roles carried out by investment professionals in the offshore environment
  • Appreciate the features of the main asset classes and why holding them offshore might be advantageous
  • Have a greater understanding of the risks involved and the considerations facing investors holding offshore assets


• An introduction to the investment environment

• Risks and benefits of investing offshore

• An overview of the various asset classes

• Important considerations for an offshore investor