Bristol’s offshore football clubs: offside or fair game?
Both of Bristol’s football clubs are owned by offshore companies. Should City and Rovers fans be concerned or simply grateful for the investment?
Explore and help us investigate the Bristol properties owned offshore
From major hotels and office blocks, to flats and single car parking spaces, hundreds of properties in Bristol are owned through companies based overseas. Most of these companies are based in tax havens, marked by secrecy and opportunities for dodging taxes or hiding the origins of their money.
Hundreds of Bristol properties snapped up by offshore firms
Local pubs, hotels, flats and cinemas are owned by companies based in tax havens.
Council properties flogged to secretive offshore companies
Twenty-eight properties owned by Bristol City Council are being leased to companies based in secretive tax havens, an investigation by the Cable reveals.