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What Family Lawyers Should Know About Pre-Marital Estate Planning

Sharon L. Klein |
Wealth Planning

This article was published in the October 11, 2019 issue of and provides an overview of pre-marital estate planning. For family law practitioners, marital and pre-marital estate planning can be key in protecting clients in the event of divorce. Here are three sets of critical considerations that could be worth millions to your client.Read article. Wilmington Trust Company operates offices in Delaware only.


U.S.–Iran: Market Impacts Likely Short-Lived

Clement K. Miller, CFA |
Wilmington Wire

January 3, 2020— On January 2, a U.S. military drone strike eliminated General Qassem Suleimani, leader of the al-Quds battalion of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC). The drone strike, which occurred at Baghdad airport, followed a rapidly escalating U.S. conflict with an Iranian-backed Iraqi militia. The al-Quds forces advance Iran’s influence by supporting various governments and militias across Syria, Iraq, and Yemen. Iran has threatened unspecified retaliation against U.


Drilling Deep into the Energy Sector

Evan Kurinsky |
Wilmington Wire

January 3, 2020 – With global growth showing signs of bottoming and trade tensions seemingly receding, we believe that the time is ripe to favor more cyclical sectors, poised to benefit from an upswing in economic activity. The energy sector falls under the cyclical umbrella, and with low valuations and a healthy 3.9% dividend yield versus the S&P 500’s 1.