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Oil And Gas Firms Struggle With Pension Black Holes

Oil and gas companies are struggling to plug massive pension black holes as profits and prices continue to drop. The industry has been ravaged by...

Huddle Checks In As The World’s First P2P Bank

The world’s first peer to peer bank has opened in Australia, paving the way for more radical platforms for investors. Huddle Money, based in Sydney,...

Poor Advice Led To Australia QROPS Fiasco

Don’t blame Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) for the financial woes of retirement savers – it’s the way advisers and some providers sell...

Falklands Islands get QROPS Approval

The Falklands Islands Pensions Scheme (FIPS) has gained approval from HM Revenue & Customs to gain status as a Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pensions Scheme...

What is the QROPS list?

The list of Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Schemes (QROPS) is published twice a month, but many retirement savers are confused about why the list...
Two QROPS jurisdictions suspended

Two QROPS jurisdictions suspended

The delisting of two Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) jurisdictions – Bangladesh and Malaysia – makes November the first month since April 2012...
QROPS USA

US Shuts Down But Tax Collectors Still Working

If Americans believe the federal shutdown means they can get away without paying their tax, then they need to think again. The USA government may...
QROPS Pensions

Will EU Stop QROPS Public Pension Transfer Ban?

The latest Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) quandary for the government highlights the problems of transferring a pension overseas. Not only do governments regularly...

European Commission Tells UK to Increase Taxes

The European Commission takes it upon itself each year to analyse the inner-workings of member states, and based upon its findings, offers advice to...
Iranian Government to Validate Unemployment Rate of Country

Iranian Government to Validate Unemployment Rate of Country

Iranian government had always been criticized for announcing unreal unemployment rates. Local economists believe that Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's government tries to hide the real unemployment...
Saipa Pride and Tiba

Saipa to Sell Pride for $14,000 in Venezuela

Mohsen Javan, Saipa export deputy, discussed Iranian car manufacturer's plans for distributing its famous product, Pride, in other countries. According to this announcement, Saipa...
QROPS, What Is It?

QROPS, What Is It?

A Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) is a pension based offshore for British expats and international workers with pension rights in the UK. The...

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