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QROPS in America: Not Easy But Not Impossible

For those living in America who have pensions saved from their time in the UK, the complexity surrounding the tax viability of transferring into...

Choosing A QROPS Pension Adviser As An Expat

A good pension adviser will help you make the most of your retirement cash - but finding one that measures up to the task...
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Consumers Nudged Into The Cashless Revolution

The cashless revolution seems to be taking a grip as banks shut branches and rip out cash machines, but it’s really a self-fulfilling prophecy. The...

First Salvo Fired In US-China Trade War

China and the USA have started a tit-for-tat trade war - but what’s really behind the dispute? The tussle began when US President Donald Trump...
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...

SEIS – A Year On From The Chancellor’s Clean-Up

What a difference a year makes to business angel investors thinking of putting cash into the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme. Chancellor Phillip Hammond left the...

QROPS to Become a Thing of the Past for Police Pensions

The ability for Police Service Pension holders to transfer their existing funds to a QROPS is set to be stopped for good from April...

SEIS – Tax relief and what can go wrong

The Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) is just one of several venture capital schemes laced with tax breaks for investors. The VCT universe offers incentives...

Old Notes Give Central Banks Money To Burn

Central banks around the world have money to burn after taking bank notes worth billions out of circulation to fight organised crime and fraudsters. Millions...

Trade Truce Is A Contrast To Trump’s Protectionism

Japan and the European Union are signing off on a trade truce that cancels most of the tariffs on imported goods and services between...

Nobel Prize For Economics Shared By US Academics

A pair of American academics have won the Nobel Prize for economics for their ground-breaking work on sustainable growth. William Nordhaus and Paul Romer have...

How Your Smartphone Reveals Your Wealth

Owning an iPhone or iPad is a giveaway that you are a high earner, according to a new economic study. If you have an iPhone...

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