Our relationship with our banking partners is very simple.  We ‘plug into’ their global expertise and utilize their research and resources and in return they help us to safely custodize our clients assets.

We feel there isn’t one bank that’s ‘the best’ at everything, so by partnering with a range of financial powerhouses, iiM is able to find the specialist in each field.  Our clients can be assured that the solutions we deliver will be the most appropriate for their needs and chosen from the ‘best in the business’.

BNP Paribas is headquartered in Paris and is a European leader in global banking and is one of the 6 strongest banks in the world according to Standard & Poor’s. It has one of the largest international networks with operations in 84 countries. Its core business covers Retail Banking, Corporate and Investment Banking and Investment Solutions (which includes asset management, custodial banking and real estate services).

Credit Suisse is one of the world’s most prestigious investment banks, offering clients financial advice in all aspects of private banking, investment banking and asset management.  Founded in 1856, Credit     Suisse is a global integrated bank that is active in over 50 countries. It earned accolades throughout the recent financial crisis for prudent risk management and strategic allocation of capital and was one of the few major international banks to weather the crisis without any direct government support.

Lombard Odier founded in 1796, is the oldest firm of private bankers in Geneva and one of the largest in Europe.  It’s an independent family company that’s been in business for seven generations.  Because they’re not subject to shareholder pressure and the constraints of operating in a large group, they’re able to maintain a long-term vision.  With offices in 17 countries, it offers its clients a wide range of advisory services in wealth management, financial products, and specialized areas.

Standard Chartered is a British financial services company headquartered in London with global operations in more than 70 countries.  It has a strong focus on developing economies with an emphasis on Asia, Africa and the Middle East.  The bank has developed a reputation for upholding high standards of social responsibility, environmental protection and employee diversity.  It’s listed on the London and Hong Kong Stock Exchanges, with Temasek Holdings as its largest shareholder.

UBS is a global investment bank with historical roots that stretch back more than a century. Headquartered in Zurich and Basel, UBS provides a comprehensive range of financial services to private, corporate and institutional clients in over 50 countries. It is the world’s second largest manager of private wealth assets and is also the second-largest bank in Europe, by both market capitalization and profitability.

For other solutions we’ve also developed relationships with some of the best companies specializing in estate planning and trusts, insurance and real estate investment.