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QROPS delisting: What happens next

QROPS delisting: What happens next

From the 14th of October 2013, new QROPS rules will require more stringent reporting on pension contributions and income as part of an industry-wide...
Lottery For Shoppers Boost Tax Revenues

Lottery For Shoppers Boost Tax Revenues

One Asia Pacific tax authority has come up with a novel way to beat the grey economy. Nations around the world struggle to track down...

FATCA Repeal Call Backed By Republicans

Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) watchers will have found the Republican National Committee vote to repeal the controversial tax law no surprise after...

How Peer-To-Peer Lending And Crowdfunding Work

Investing is a balance between risk and return and deciding how to get the best return for the least risk is a constant battle...

UAE Companies Halt Financial Job Recruitment

Almost two-thirds of companies in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are freezing finance jobs for the rest of 2013, according to recruiters. The research shows...
QROPS Questions and Answers

Questions To Ask Your QROPS Adviser

Buying the right Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Schemes (QROPS) means understanding the market and knowing what questions to ask a financial adviser. This has become...
10 Tips For Novice Investors

10 Tips For Novice Investors

The first rule of investing is there are no rules for investing. And like any game, no rules means anything can happen and probably will....

Iran Reduces Gas Imports from Turkmenistan by 50%

The National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC) has announced on Friday that Islamic Republic has reduced its gas imports from Turkmenistan by 50%. In recent...

Checking Out A QROPS Is Down To You, Says HMRC

Switching to a Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Schemes (QROPS) now clearly involves a risk assessment squarely resting with retirement savers. Making a QROPS transfer without...

OECD says UK Government Wrong on Pension Reforms

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has launched a scathing attack on the UK Chancellor, George Osborne’s plan to abolish the obligation...

QROPS: Australian Superannuation Schemes removal no big deal

It was back in June that HMRC confirmed the sweeping removal of almost every Austalian Superannuation scheme. Having this month only been left with...

Stock Markets Get Jitters As Trump Marches On

Outspoken US Presidential contender Donald Trump’s brash march on office could give stock markets around the world jitters, according to the chief executive of...