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Invest Now To Make The Most Of SEIS Tax Breaks

Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) fund managers are warning investors to buy their equity stakes in new start firms now rather than miss the...

Public Sector Continue to Flock to QROPS

There may be a light that never goes out, but according to most expats with public sector pensions, it’s not in the UK anymore. As...
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QROPS Tax Traps For American Pension Savers

Clearing up the Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) problem for retirement savers in the USA is a thorny problem. It turns out that QROPS...

Smart Investors Look For SEIS Seal Of Approval

Smart entrepreneurs looking for business angel investment can look to enhance their prospects with a Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) seal of approval. With a...
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...

Number Of QROPS Pensions Hits New Peak

The number of Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Schemes (QROPS) worldwide has shattered all records again this month by soaring through the 3,400 barrier for...

Will QROPS Give Expats A Larger Retirement Income?

Expats wrestling with ways to increase their pension income often ask whether switching their UK pension to a Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Schemes (QROPS)...

FTSE Powers To New Record High

Pension savers can breathe a sigh of relief as the FTSE100 nudged back over the previous record high to close at 7787 points. That’s was...
What Next For Runaway QROPS No One Can Control?

What Next For Runaway QROPS No One Can Control?

Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Schemes (QROPS) seem to have become a runaway train for the British tax authorities. Created in April 2006 to comply with...

How To Boost QROPS With Last-Minute Investments

Picking the right time to switch from a UK pension to a Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Schemes (QROPS) can make a huge boost to...
Ahmad Alavi Iranian Government Failed to Control Foreign Exchange Markets

Ahmad Alavi: Iranian Government Failed to Control the Foreign Exchange Markets

During the recent days, Iranian Rial has lost its value against foreign currencies in a new wave of exchange rate volatilities. However Iranian government...

SEIS Pre-Approval Removes Risk For Investors

Investors can take the risk out of a Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) stake with the confidence of HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) pre-approval. Investors...

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