Retirement

Retiring abroad can be a great experience – but the good times can also come with worries, particularly surrounding your pension and how it’s faring in today’s volatile market place. British pension rules are complicated and fast-changing , so it’s understandable those who live abroad can feel a bit ‘out of things.’ That’s where iExpats can help by delivering the latest headlines and key information explaining everything you need to know about claiming the State Pension from overseas and expat pensions. Our writers also look behind the scenes at the latest trends in lifestyle and living abroad – including detailed reports about Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS), QNUPS and SIPPS.

QROPS List

QROPS List – July 1, 2020

Ten new QROPS offshore pensions for expats were added to the official HMRC list in the past two weeks. While 11 were added, one was

QROPS Overseas Transfer Charge

QROPS Overseas Transfer Charge

The QROPS Overseas Transfer Charge is an exit charge for retirement savers transferring money from a UK pension fund to a specialist offshore pension for

QROPS List

QROPS List – June 15, 2020

The number of offshore pensions for expats has jumped by the most in nearly two years, according to the latest QROPS List from HMRC. Between

QROPS List

QROPS List – June 1, 2020

The number of Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) across 28 countries has hit 1,917 – with 13 opening during the past two weeks. Australia

QROPS List

QROPS List – May 1, 2020

The number of expat offshore pensions listed under the Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) increased to 1,894 across 28 countries – a net gain

QROPS List

QROPS List – April 15, 2020

The coronavirus is expected to start hitting pension transfers to the Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) soon. Pension regulators in the UK have given

YoYo

Yo-Yo Markets Worry Pension Savers

Financial watchdogs are urging investors not to panic over yo-yo markets during the coronavirus outbreak. And most of all, they say beware of fraudsters peddling

QROPS List

QROPS List – April 1, 2020

The worldwide list of QROPS offshore pensions for expats has added several new schemes mainly in Australia. Australia heads the list with 1,103 expat pensions