University of Cambridge academics are compiling a database to enable UK expats living in the EU to receive up-to-the-minute advice throughout the negotiation process once Britain triggers Article 50 later this year.
Some of Malta's tax rules may be used in structures of aggressive tax planning, a new report by the European Commission has found.
Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management turned its attention to south-east Asia with its latest appointment. Cigna Global Health Benefits Europe strengthened its senior management team, while NN Investment Partners added three to its new responsible investment team.
South Africa finance minister Pravin Gordhan has announced a new top tax bracket of 45% in his 2017 Budget.
Standard Life has reported a 20% increase in offshore bond assets under administration (AUA) as the insurer looks to strengthen its foothold in India.
More than half of UK pension pots accessed for the first time were withdrawn entirely as cash lump sums in Q3 2016. Drawdown proved twice as popular as annuities but a fall in the number of people seeking advice before making pension decisions has some in the industry concerned.
UK insurance giant Prudential said it will begin offering clients advice on the increasingly contentious area of defined benefit (DB) pension transfers.
French insurer Axa said revenues crossed the €100bn (£84bn, $105bn) mark for the first time in the company’s history as chief executive Thomas Buberl distanced himself from a bid for Generali’s German life insurance business.
European IFA network Nexus Global (NXG) has expanded to Latin America with the addition of EBG International, a Chile-based advice firm that focuses on the financial planning needs of international executives across the region.
More than one in 10 consumers contacting the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) do so to report a financial scam and to find out what they can do about it, the UK regulator revealed Thursday.
The UK's lifetime allowance (LTA) for pension savers could be slashed again in the Spring Budget next month, according Markas Gilmartin, founding partner of Bristol-based IFA firm Epoch Wealth Management.
Australia-headquartered platform provider Praemium has terminated the employment of chief executive and managing director Michael Ohanessian.
Average life expectancy in high income countries such as the UK, Germany, the US, Australia and Canada is set to increase by 2030 while South Koreans are likely to live the longest, according to research published in the British medical journal Lancet.
The UK's financial ombudsman has upheld a complaint against deVere and Partners (UK), in part, after a client accused the international advice firm of “passing the buck”, not providing sufficient advice and making poor investment choices.
Gibraltar-based Castle Trust Group has launched the Centurion Retirement Plan featuring recognised overseas pension schemes (Rops) in Gibraltar and Malta that allow free switching between the schemes and jurisdictions to suit clients’ changing needs.
The planned Switzerland-Hong Kong mutual fund recognition scheme has already begun to attract interest from Asian fund managers interested in the lucrative Swiss market.
China is considering easing the 50% ownership cap on overseas life insurers buying domestic companies in the biggest shakeup of the industry in almost two decades.
The UK Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) has determined that advice given to a client by financial advice network The Falcon Group to invest £83,000 ($103,269, €97,263) of his pension fund in a scheme focused on the leisure property industry was not suitable.
The Financial Services Board (FBS) of South Africa has fined Lombard Life for not complying with rules about informing policyholders of their right to appeal after the company rejected their claims.
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