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Read the latest news and views from around the globe on expat financial matters here. Our team of expert writers look behind the headlines to give an impartial and in-depth analysis of the stories that affect expats wherever they are in the world. The aim is to provide the information expats need to make relevant decisions about their money by reporting what’s going on in the fast moving international financial markets where it’s easy to miss key information. iExpats.com provides this information in an easy to understand and digestible format, giving just as much detail to bring a clearer understanding of the situation but not too much data so that the reader becomes bogged down in the fine print

Budget 2017 – Main Points For Expats And Landlords

Chancellor Phillip Hammond produced little in the way of surprises in his Budget 2017. Although he was on his feet in the House of Commons...

deVere’s Banking Milestone For Expat Investors

One of the world’s largest financial advice firms for expats is launching an investment bank to team with a new private bank recently opened...

UK Consumers Report 32 Financial Scams Every Day

One in eight calls to financial watchdogs are concerns about pension and investment scams, the latest official figures reveal. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is...

Troubled Harlequin Heading Nearer Liquidation

Troubled resort company Harlequin Property SVG is heading for liquidation unless an eleventh-hour solution to the firm’s financial crisis is found. Creditors are reportedly owed...

Fake Brexit News Fear Triggers Safe Information For Expats

Fake news fears have triggered academics to set up a direct information channel for British expats in Europe. A think-tank is concerned that expats will...

Your Lifetime Just Got 3 Years Longer If You Are 50!

The chances are you are going to live longer than you thought as longevity figures are revised by statisticians. Researchers say someone in their 50s...

Runaway Tax Fraudster Starts Six Years In Jail

A runaway fraudster who scammed more than £1 million by posing as a bogus tax agent has been brought to justice and returned to...

Sweeping Law Changes Open Way For Foreign Investors

Bahrain is throwing open doors to business by easing rules for starting and running companies for foreign investors. The government wants to clear the way...

I Doubt We’ll Predict Next Financial Crisis, Says Carney

What chance do DIY investors have in predicting how the markets will perform when even the experts say they are unlikely to make accurate...

British Expats Publish Their Own Brexit White Paper

British expats have published an alternative Brexit White Paper to challenge Prime Minister Theresa may’s blueprint for leaving the European Union. Ten expat groups across...

Brexit May Lift Ban On EU Mobile Roaming Charges

British expats with UK mobile phones are facing a shock as they look set to be excluded from a ban on roaming charges. The EU...
Gulf Cooperation Council

Gulf Expats Feeling The Pinch As Jobs Face The Axe

Gulf State governments are continuing to crack down on expats as falling oil revenues wreck their budget plans. In Oman, hundreds of expats face a...

British Expats In Europe Cost NHS £674m A Year

British expat pensioners across benefit much more from healthcare provided by European governments than expats in the UK gain from the National Health Service. British...

Expats Still Uncertain Of Their Brexit Future

British Prime Minister Theresa May wants to end the wrangling over the Brexit rights of expats – but claims European politicians refuse to come...

deVere Group To Open Private Bank For Expats

deVere Group, the world’s largest independent financial adviser for expats, is opening a private bank. St Lucia arm of Arton Bank, based in the Caribbean,...

Ombudsman Sees IHT Decision Overruled In Court

The ombudsman’s job is to protect consumers by adjudicating complaints – but are their decisions always right? A recent court decision has revealed how making...

What Would You Do With A £119,000 Cash Windfall?

The average inheritance is a cool £119,000 – so what would you do with a windfall like this? Surprisingly, few would spend the cash –...

Talking About Death Is Taboo For Millions

Talking about what financial plans when someone dies is a taboo subject for millions, according to new research. Rather than make a will or discuss...

What Does The Article 50 Ruling Mean For Brexit?

Judges of Britain’s top court have decided that Prime Minister Theresa May does not have the power to trigger Article 50 of the Lisbon...

EU Health Care Bills May Force Expats To Come Home

The future of free healthcare is the real Brexit issue for elderly British expats across the European Union. They fear that they must return home...

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