African Mutual Trust Company is one of few fiduciary companies that still operates under its original name. The company is based in Paarl, W. Cape.
Graaff-Reinet is the fourth town in South Africa to have established a magistracy, or drostdy. It is an important legal centre for the area.
Corporate members of the Association of Trust Companies (ATC) were obliged to submit yearly reports to measure the share of the fiduciary market.
The changing nature of fiduciary practice
FISA Heritage Series
The Association of Trust Companies
The role of BoE
The first trust company in the world – 185 years on
The fiduciary industry in South Africa has a long and rich heritage. Not many people are aware that the first trust company in the world was formed in South Africa…