Trust Training Certificate (TTC) - Unit 9: The Contents of Trusts and Drafting (4th Cohort)

Trust Training Certificate (TTC) - Unit 9: The Contents of Trusts and Drafting (4th Cohort)

Overview

This eCourse will be accessible from 9 August to 4 December 2021.

This is Unit 9 of the training programme in pursuing the “Trust Training Certificate”.

This eCourse is developed based on the recorded webinar session of Unit 9 held on 21 April 2021. For participants who will take the TTC Part B Examination in December 2021, please ensure you read the latest version of study guide and materials provided via the examination enrolment link.

It consists of two modules:
Module 13: Drafting and Important Deed Provisions
Module 14: Drafting Provisions Required for Non Discretionary Trusts

Objective

On completion of the course, you will be able to:
1. Understand the specific drafting issues required for specific types of trusts and why these are important.
2. Understand the key features of jurisdictions commonly adopted for trust structures.
3. Explain the reasons for selection of a specific jurisdiction given the drafting advantages or disadvantages.
4. Understand the differences required for various aspects of discretionary trusts for specific purposes.
5. Understand the requirements for different jurisdictions.
6. Define the key requirements in the drafting for the various types of trusts and their purposes.

Content

Module 13: Drafting and Important Deed Provisions
1. A review of the usual provisions for:
(a) Discretionary trust;
(b) Protective trust;
(c) Fixed interest trust;
(d) Accumulation and Maintenance Trust;
(e) Foreign Grantor Trust; and
(f) Granny Trust.
2. The choice of Trustee
3. Choosing the jurisdiction of the proper law
4. Reasons for selection of a particular jurisdiction to achieve specific objective for estate planning

Module 14: Drafting Provisions Required for Non Discretionary Trusts
Variations required to a discretionary trust when drafting:
(a) A Charitable Trust;
(b) A Non-Charitable Purpose Trust;
(c) A Reserved Power Trust;
(d) A VISTA / LST / SISTA;
(e) A Trust to be combined with a Limited Partnership; and
(f) Special provisions need to be included in a Limited Partnership Agreement to be combined with a Trust.

Who should attend

The course is primarily targeted to those who would like to pursue “Trust Training Certificate” in order to apply for the Hong Kong Trustees’ Association Certified Trust Practitioner™ designation.

It is also relevant to those who would like to gain a solid understanding of the course subject matter and / or those who plan to enter the Trust industry sector.

Special remarks:

The course is NOT eligible for the financial incentive schemes of the WAM Pilot Programme.

Details

Code
TERCR21015201
Venue
ePlatform
Language
English
Level
Introductory
Hours
SFC:3.00, PWMA:3.00, HKTA:3.00
Fees
All (Member & Non-Member): HK$2000
Please choose the language
ENG