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British pensions trapped in a spiral of doom, claims expert

British pensions are in a spiral of doom triggered by £375 billion of quantitative easing sanctioned by the Bank of England, claims a leading...

Malta QROPS regulator issue another tax warning

Guernsey offshore pension providers have been given a ‘keep away’ warning by regulators running Malta QROPS. Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Schemes (QROPS) are a type...

Millions face a massive drop in income on retirement

Almost 11 million savers are facing an impoverished retirement  because they are not putting enough money in to a pension, according to new figures...

QROPS going to Malta is just a tease, says regulator

QROPS schemes who have lost their status and want to relocate to Malta to get back in to the market are unlikely to win...

What happens to a QROPS pension on divorce?

QROPS investors often look at their offshore pensions as an effective way to manage tax and make more of their retirement savings, but the...

Tracking down missing millions in lost pensions and savings

Retirement savers have lost track of millions of pounds of pensions and investments which could add to their income when they give up work. National...

Gibraltar QROPS are go as politicians approve new law

Gibraltar QROPS are all systems go after politicians voted unanimously to update pensions rules that they believe will comply with UK tax laws. For years,...

Over 50s carry on working as retiring is too expensive

Millions of over 50s can see no end to their working lives because they simply cannot afford to retire. Poor returns on UK pension investments,...
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HMRC wins FURBS tax refund appeal

HM Revenue and Customs has tried to shut the door on funded unapproved retirement benefit schemes (FURBS) claiming millions of pounds in national insurance...

Forget pension products and invest in a lifestyle combo

The problem with planning for retirement is pension savers think more about products than outcomes and often lock themselves in to unsuitable financial strategies. Pensions...

Back to basics as Isle of Man ditches 50c QROPS

Isle of Man QROPS are going back to basics after the recent HM Revenue & Customs tax crack down closed some offshore pensions to...

Gibraltar QROPS set to rock offshore pensions market

Guernsey QROPS providers facing a rocky future are looking towards Gibraltar to save their businesses. Financial firms are eyeing the progress of new draft qualified...

HMRC ignores plea to reinstate Guernsey QROPS

HM Revenue & Customs has blocked fresh moves by Guernsey QROPS providers to reinstate pensions for retirement savers who do not live on the...

QROPS, third party schemes are not banned, says HMRC

Reports of the death of third party QROPS are greatly exaggerated and the offshore pension scheme for expats and international workers is far from...

Defined ambition pension schemes – a middle way?

Pensions Minister Steve Webb may have come up with a third way through the current occupational pension crisis. While the threat of stock market...