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Fund tips, investment warnings, and the latest on emerging markets, share opportunities, bonds and business funding and tax breaks such as Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme and EIS – these are just some of the news and headline topics covered by the iExpats.com. Our team delivers the latest information on what’s hot and what’s not in the investment world – plus timely warnings on scams and cons. Insightful commentary will let you get ahead of the markets by giving a broader perspective on commodities and zeroes in on key economic data and analyses. ‘indirect’ influences such as politics and economic matters which all exert pressures on financial markets on a daily basis. Find out how the wealthy are coping and the strategies they are employing

Emerging Markets Lead The Way For Long-Term Investors

Investors looking for long-term growth should look to emerging markets, says a leading bank. But only certain countries seem ripe for investment, according to experts...

Buy To Let Still Commands Huge Profits, Says Lender

Buy to let landlords pocket an average return of £6,500 a year from a typical £246,000 investment property, according to new research. Despite suffering a...

Bullish US Economy Heading For A Record Run

The US economy is only a couple of months short of the longest bull run in history - and investment experts are starting to...

Investing In The Music Scene With SEIS

If you are a fan of TV’s The Voice or X Factor, then you’ll know that breaking into the music business is tough -...

Six Strategies For Coping With A Volatile Market

Stock markets have yet to bounce back from the sharp sell off earlier this year - and are expected to move sideways rather than...

What Is The Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS)?

The Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) offers one of the most generous returns on investments in the world. That is a bold statement, but besides...

Treasury Seeks Views On SEIS Investment Reboot

The Treasury wants to reboot the flagship Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) for start-ups by focusing on knowledge intensive firms. An investment review has shown...

Innovative Finance ISA – What is it?

An innovative finance ISA is a just an ISA that gives savers a tax efficient way to earn interest on peer-to-peer lending. The ISA works...

Runaway IFA Convicted Of Trading Without A Licence

A rogue IFA is on the run after a Dubai court convicted him of running a financial services business without a licence. Neil Grant is...

Stock Market Carnage Means The End Of Cheap Money

Slumping stock markets around the world are signalling the end of cheap money in the years following the financial crisis. The markets have seen billions...

With Bitcoin in Freefall is this the Right Time to Invest?

Bitcoin's prices have been falling since the start of the year due to fears among investors regarding the regulation of the cryptocurrency. In March,...

Scammers Snatch £87,000 A Day From Online Investment Fraud

Fraudsters are getting away with more than £87,000 a day from scams advertised on social media, according to financial watchdogs. Government regulator the Financial Conduct...

Chain Reaction As Two More Shopping Brands Collapse

The collapses of Toys R Us and electronic gadget store Maplin are not the last as online shopping ruthlessly destroys bricks and mortar stores. Toys...

Tech Start-Ups Have A 100/1 Chance Of Success

Only one out of every 100 technology start-up companies will survive more than a year because their products may be clever but are ‘utterly...

Cryptocurrency Is An Expat Investor’s Dream

Cryptocurrency trading is a dream come true for expats who finally have access to a way to make money without the worry of cross-border...

Good Habits You Need To Join The Millionaires’ Club

Britain has around 3.6 million people with a net wealth of more than £1 million, according to the latest official research. If you are hoping...

Burger Man’s Secret Night Investment Passion

Stephen Bliss shares his time between flipping burgers in his roadside food stop and running a $12 million investment fund from home at night. The...

Savers Prefer A Coin Jar To Investing In Stocks And Shares

More savers keep their spare cash in a bottle or jar rather than a stocks and shares ISA or a pension, according to new...

Rising Costs May Force Landlords To Give Up Buy To Let

A letting agent trade body is warning a squeeze on profits from increasing tax and licensing costs could force many landlords to give up...

‘Devious’ £1.4 Million Boiler Room Scammer Jailed

£1.4 million boiler room scheme mastermind Samrat Bhandari has been jailed for 42 months by a crown court judge. Branded as ‘self-centred and devious’ Bhandari...

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