TCSP – What’s the recipe to success?

To make the perfect ‘Spaghetti Bolognese’ it’s all about the sauce mixture and its cooking time.

If you mix finely diced and gently fried onions and carrots, a pinch of salt and pepper, some extra virgin olive oil, with abundant beef mince and rich tomato sauce, bringing to a simmer and then reducing the temperature to simmer gently for 3 hours at least – you’re onto a winner.

Like creating a culinary masterpiece, it’s all about having the right ingredients, and the appropriate time and expertise.

So what are the right ingredients for a strong trust/corporate services provider (TCSP)? Based on my experience it takes a rich heritage, strong values and high standards, along with an experienced and technically competent team of professionals.

At Abacus we have the perfect ingredients to provide premier offshore solutions to an international client base. We are committed to finding new ways in which we can assist clients through the development and provision of new solutions and keeping pace with change and ever more sophisticated tax planning.

We set ourselves apart from other providers through comprehensive understanding of the planning behind each structure to ensure it is the optimum solution in each instance. We then apply this depth of knowledge, understanding and expertise to ensure that the services we provide meet the objectives of each individual client and their respective individual planning needs.

Moreover, both our company and our services have grown significantly over the last 40 years and the original principles of applying integrity, independence and insight across our clients’ requirements, values which have gained us recognition as a leader in our field, are still very much prevalent within the business to this day. It is our forward thinking and can-do attitude which has been rewarded with four decades of continued growth.

Although there is no recipe to success, of course there are ingredients to a winning mix. It takes all the mentioned ingredients working together to make Abacus the ideal TCSP… The Bolognese sauce recipe is pretty good too!


Written by Marta Bellamoli, Marketing Co-ordinator