Trusts and Estates

Emigrant Bank Fine Art Finance offers loans designed to meet the particular needs of the trust and estate community. Estates can borrow against a collection of art and antiques to pay estate taxes or to equalize distributions among heirs, thus allowing for an orderly disposition of assets over time. Collectors can also transfer assets during their lifetime by financing family purchases of collections or specific works of art.

  • Supplement income and cash flow
  • Make annual gifts to family members
  • Purchase life insurance
  • Facilitate equitable distributions of estate assets
  • Settle estate taxes
  • Fund ongoing administration costs
  • Avoid selling estate assets during a period of art market volatility