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QROPS List – March 1, 2017

The United States is the latest country to fall foul of Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) rules. The USA has never had an easy...

Trump Should Bin FATCA Now, Campaigners Urge

FATCA is a law that has had a huge impact on the financial world and American taxpayers, but few people in the United States...

Boris Johnson Among Thousands Handing Back US Passports

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson was among the record number of American-born citizens handing back their passports last year. The latest Federal Register shows 5,411...

Political Uncertainty Set To Push Up Gold Price

The price of gold is set to rise as political uncertainty grips Europe and the USA, says a trade body for gold producers. The World...

US Home Price Surge Makes Owners $11,000 Richer

The cost of an average home in the United States increased by more than $200 a week in the past year, according to new...

Saudi Arabia Bites Back Over ‘Oil Cartel’ Jibes

Incoming US President Donal Trump has picked his first fight with another country by threatening to block all Saudi Arabian oil imports to the...

Donald Trump Wins Race To The White House

Donald J Trump may be a loud, rude and aggressive showman who so far has had said little of substance about his policies, but...

US House Prices Still Rising – But Fall Short Of 2006...

US house prices leapt by 6% in the year to the end of July, according to the latest expert report. The month to month increase...

Trade Deal Death May Herald Future Of Brexit Talks

The long running trade deal discussions between the US and the European Union have broken down according to diplomats. The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership...

US House Prices Up For 53rd Month In A Row

The US homes market is rolling on posting more increases for 53 months in a row, according to the latest statistics. The price of family...

How Much Money Will You Need If You Live To 100?

How much money you need to fund a comfortable retirement depends on how long you are likely to live and your lifestyle. Financial planning and...

USA Has World’s Largest Oil Reserves, Claims New Survey

The world’s oil supply is running out – although the last oil well is not expected to be exhausted any time soon. Oil producers are...

Fears Of Impending Interest Rate Rises Quelled

Fears of interest rates rising were put on hold when central bankers in the US and Britain decided against an increase in key meetings...

Investors Look To India Shares For Best Returns

India is the jewel in the crown of more than half of older British investors, according to a new survey. They claim the Indian stock...

US Family Homes See 6.7% Increase

Family homes in the USA increased in price by 6.7% year-on-year, according to the latest research. Prices – which included distressed sales – rose by...

It’s Official – Working In Retirement Is Good For You

Work is good for you, according to a new study which reveals people still at work beyond retirement suffered less from serious illness. The findings...
FATCA

US Senator’s FATCA Challenge Thrown Out By Judge

A judge has thrown out a case from a US senator leading a campaign against the controversial Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA). Senator Rand...

Long Arm Of The IRS Stretches Around The World

Americans can take themselves out of America, but they cannot ignore the taxing demands of the Internal Revenue Service. A common misconception among expats is...

Thousands More Oil Jobs To Go As OPEC Summit Fails

Thousands more jobs in the oil and gas sector are expected to disappear as the result of the failed OPEC summit aimed at freezing...

Global Growth Is Not Good Enough, Says IMF Chief

The world economy is not plunging headlong into a disaster, but must do better, says International Monetary Fund head Christine Lagarde. She lambasted world leaders...