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BREXIT UPDATE: Passporting Rights into the EEA Will End 31st December for All UK Firms
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BREXIT UPDATE: Passporting Rights into the EEA Will End 31st December for All UK Firms

Following the recent news of UK banks closing off services in EEA, the FCA announced last week that passporting rights will end for all UK firms, effective 31st December 2020.
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Should I Transfer My UK Pension to a SIPP or QROPS If I Am Resident in Germany?
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Should I Transfer My UK Pension to a SIPP or QROPS If I Am Resident in Germany?

If you are a tax resident in Germany, retired in Germany or thought about moving to Germany, you may have asked yourself “What should I do with my UK pension?”.
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Another Blow to Retirees in Europe with UK Pensions?
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Another Blow to Retirees in Europe with UK Pensions?

The flexibility surrounding transferring your defined benefit scheme to a more flexible arrangement seems to be getting tighter and tighter through ever more stringent regulations by the FCA.
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UAE Commission Cap and Ban on Indemnity Commissions
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UAE Commission Cap and Ban on Indemnity Commissions

UAE commission cap goes live, making way for a new opportunity for fee-based financial advisers such as SJB Global.
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Should I Transfer My UK Pension if I am a Resident in Spain?
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Should I Transfer My UK Pension if I am a Resident in Spain?

If you are a tax resident in Spain, retired in Spain or thought about moving to Spain, you may have asked yourself “What should I do with my UK pension?”.
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Survey: Brits are falling alarmingly behind on retirement savings
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Survey: Brits are falling alarmingly behind on retirement savings

Over 40 million Brits are postponing retirement goals for later, only to face severe disappointment during retirement A new survey...
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Retail investors set to benefit from Vanguard’s recent ETF and Index Fund fee cuts
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Retail investors set to benefit from Vanguard’s recent ETF and Index Fund fee cuts

Another fee reduction after June cuts In its efforts to maximize the returns for retail investors, Vanguard has cut management...
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Cazenove Capital marks its 3rd anniversary with five new sustainable model portfolios
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Cazenove Capital marks its 3rd anniversary with five new sustainable model portfolios

Cazenove Capital, a Schroders Group firm, is taking its sustainable investing goals to the next level with the launch of...
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Does the collapse of Thomas Cook wipe out workers’ savings?
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Does the collapse of Thomas Cook wipe out workers’ savings?

Does the collapse of Thomas Cook wipe out workers’ savings? The liquidation of the international travel group has led to...
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A growing number of EU countries granting grace periods to British expats after Brexit
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A growing number of EU countries granting grace periods to British expats after Brexit

A growing number of EU countries granting grace periods to British expats after Brexit But British expats are not sure...
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Record high levels witnessed in pension transfer values
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Record high levels witnessed in pension transfer values

Record high levels witnessed in pension transfer values Pensioners opting for pension transfers get record cashouts with the favourable bond...
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Looming Brexit Forces Canada Life to Stop Selling Annuities to Expats in the EU
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Looming Brexit Forces Canada Life to Stop Selling Annuities to Expats in the EU

Looming Brexit Forces Canada Life to Stop Selling Annuities to Expats in the EU Canada Life admits unawareness regarding any...
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UK Expats Can Now Access Novia Global’s International SIPP Platform
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UK Expats Can Now Access Novia Global’s International SIPP Platform

UK Expats Can Now Access Novia Global’s International SIPP Platform The International SIPP, an affordable, flexible retirement solution, from Novia...
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‘Final salary’ pension transfers witness an upward jump of £40,000 in 2019
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‘Final salary’ pension transfers witness an upward jump of £40,000 in 2019

‘Final salary’ pension transfers witness an upward jump of £40,000 in 2019 The recipients of ‘final salary’ pension transfers received...
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U.S Equity Markets Start 2019 On a Strong Note with a Solid First Quarter
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U.S Equity Markets Start 2019 On a Strong Note with a Solid First Quarter

U.S Equity Markets Start 2019 On a Strong Note with a Solid First Quarter It was nothing short of a...
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A Regulatory Overview of 2018: MiFID II, PRIIPs & AnaCredit
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A Regulatory Overview of 2018: MiFID II, PRIIPs & AnaCredit

2018 was a monumental year for the European regulatory framework. The region witnessed the introduction of MiFID II, PRIIPs, the...
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Brexit Deal Failure could see UK pension deficits soar by a third
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Brexit Deal Failure could see UK pension deficits soar by a third

News over a Brexit deal or no deal has been dominating headlines for quite some time and has been spreading worry...
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How will the Lifetime allowance effect my UK pension if I live overseas?
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How will the Lifetime allowance effect my UK pension if I live overseas?

What is the lifetime allowance? Pension simplification came in to effect from 6th April 2006 to rationalise the British tax...
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Can anything help the UK pensions deficit?
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Can anything help the UK pensions deficit?

Can anything help the UK pensions deficit? It seems to be going from bad to worse for the UK pension...
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Pension deficit widens as BoE cuts interest rates and begins new £60bn QE programme
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Pension deficit widens as BoE cuts interest rates and begins new £60bn QE programme

Pension deficit widens as BoE cuts interest rates and begins new £60bn QE programme The Bank of England’s decision to...
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