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Gold Could Fly If US Fed Keeps Or Cuts Interest Rates

What the US Federal reserve decides about interest rates impacts the price of gold, according to a new analysis by experts. The World Gold Council,...

SEIS, EIS And VCT Compared Side-By-Side

As the year-end approaches, it’s time to revisit the tax benefits of schemes set up by the government to bolster the finances of start-up...

Property News Update: March 13, 2019

Keeping up with the latest news for landlords is tricky for expats, so here’s this week’s pick of important tax updates, legal changes and...

FTSE350 Pensions Blackhole Is £4 Billion Deeper

The pensions blackhole of Britain’s largest companies expanded by £4 billion  in February, according to the latest data. The FTSE350 companies saw their pensions fall...

Bitcoin Is Going To Be Worth A $1m, Predicts Expert

Bitcoin’s time wallowing in limbo with the price hitting a glass ceiling of $3,800 is about to end, according to a hopeful cryptocurrency expert...

Right To Rent Ruling Leads To Landlord Chaos

Right to Rent rules for landlords have been thrown in to chaos after the government lost a challenge against the legislation in the High...

What is the Zurich Futura Life Policy?

Life is often not what you expect and neither is the Zurich Futura, which stacks up as a Swiss Army knife of  life insurance...

Time To Reconsider Emerging Market Hopes

It’s time to ditch those doubts over emerging markets as the brakes go on economic growth around the world, says an investment expert. Although 2018...

How To Spot An Investment Scam

If you are scouring the markets for investments that maximise returns, you need to know how to spot dodgy companies and advisers . In the...

Too Much Choice Is Leading To A Fear Of Investing

Too much choice is overwhelming investors who want simple money management and less risk, according to a new survey. Facing competing claims from more than...

Buying Off-The-Peg Residency Popular With Wealthy

The must-have luxury item for the world’s wealthy is a second passport that allows them off-the-peg residence to live and work another country. Moving countries...

Young Investors Favour Cryptocurrency

Wealthy American millennials are backing cryptocurrency by ploughing their cash into the market, says a new study. To qualify as wealthy the millennials must be...

You Don’t Need To Be Wealthy To Save Some Money

It’s not true that investors need a sizeable wedge of cash to put aside into stocks and shares every month. A modest amount of cash...

Buy To Let Going Out Of Fashion With The Wealthy

Wealthy property investors no longer regard buy to let as a good home for their money, according to new research. Although a quarter of high...

Home Sellers Pocketed Profits Of Up To £70,000 Last Year

Home sellers who bought property in 2014 or earlier pocketed profits of more than £70,000 last year. The number of properties bought in 2014 was...

Expats Snap Up Prime London Homes

A flurry of foreign and expat buyers are snapping up luxury London homes - and the signs are lenders are rushing to help them...

Five Reasons For Consolidating Small Funds Into A QROPS

Expats can make the most of their retirement savings by moving any small funds into a larger tax-efficient QROPS. Making the move is sound financial...

Markets Steady Despite German Factory Data Shock

Stocks and shares are holding steady across Europe despite weak economic data from Germany. The manufacturing data did nothing to quell fears that the brakes...

Spectacularly unsuccessful fraudster jailed for two years

Fraudster Manraj Virdee was sentenced to two years in jail for running a ‘spectacularly unsuccessful’ investment scheme that netted £600,000 mainly from friends and...

O2 Switches On 4G After Major Network Outage

The UK O2 mobile phones are back up after millions of customers were locked out of the network triggered  by a software problem. CEO Mark...