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Explore STEP’s Digital Assets Hub, where we have pulled together fresh news, features and resources to keep you up to date with the latest digital assets developments.

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Key highlights from expert discussions about mental capacity, philanthropy and international clients, by Liz Skinner, Communications Manager at STEP

Contentious Trusts and Estates Group winners

Congratulations to Baker McKenzie for winning Contentious Trusts and Estates Team of the Year (large firm) at the Private Client Awards!

STEP South Africa Conference

Join us at the upcoming STEP South Africa Conference, taking place on 17-18 April 2023 at the Sandton Convention Centre in Africa’s industrial heartland of Johannesburg.

The Informed Trustee

The Informed Trustee equips trustees with the knowledge needed to be successful charity board members.

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Setting Standards

Our Codes of Professional Conduct set out the ethical and professional standards our members should uphold.

Read the latest STEP Journal

Issue 6 of the STEP Journal delves into the complex world of technology and digital assets; from NFTs and social media to mental capacity and digital footprints. This issue also shines a spotlight on Europe, exploring the latest developments in taxation and cross-border planning.

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Meeting the Needs of Modern families

This STEP research project offers insight on the families our members advise and their wealth and succession planning needs. With thanks to our sponsors, TMF Group.

Industry News

India's Union Budget 2023-2024 proposes to reduce the concessional tax regime income tax surcharge from 37 to 25 per cent from 1 April 2023.


A cryptocurrency expert is to be allowed to continue his litigation against the Bitcoin Association in an attempt to recover several billion dollars of Bitcoin stolen from him in a hacking attack.


The Supreme Court of British Columbia has applied the principals of the province’s Wills, Estates and Succession Act (the Act) to rule that a handwritten will represents the deceased’s “fixed and...

STEP Annual Review 2021/22

Read the 2021/22 Annual Review for an insight into what STEP has achieved over the year.