Beneficial Ownership Visualisation System

Version history

The pages on this website always reflect the most recent and up-to-date version of the Beneficial Ownership Visualisation System (BOVS). You should always use the most recent version.

A record of changes or additions to BOVS is shown below.

Version 0.2

Non-Interest Arrows

Arrows between Nodes can be used to display a relationship between those Parties, without implying an interest. For instance, one Party may be the mother of another Party.


A new type of Node, an Asset, can be added at the end of an interest chain. Assets are items of property owned by a person or company, regarded as having economic value. For instance, bank accounts and real estate are assets.

Trusts and Arrangements

Icons have been provided to illustrate Entities that are Trusts or Arrangements.

Version 0.1

  • The first public release of the Beneficial Ownership Visualisation System (BOVS).

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