How do digital progress and property rights relate to the trust business industry? This article illustrates the purpose of private wealth, the necessity of financial privacy and the importance of property rights as the basis of digital ownership and addresses on how trustees should make use of digital progress. Because protecting and preserving wealth is much more than just managing money. This is why digital progress becomes an important topic to trustees. The article has been published in the renowned Trusts & Trustees, a leading international journal on trust law and practice, edited by Oxford University Press.