The extension of the KID to insurance
Developed to make the process of buying funds simpler for investors, Key Information Documents are to be brought into the insurance arena. David Howell asks whether it can work. Originally brought in to help consumers cut through pages and pages …
Putting people at the centre
The daunting task of planning a business model across several jurisdictions was made simpler for Guardian Wealth Management thanks to its client-focused approach. Success comes from acknowledging the people behind the transactions. The challenge of implementing a UK lifestyle financial …
Cheese and pickle on brown please
How should advisers use statistics when it comes to helping clients reach a realistic figure for retirement income? There’s little doubt that statistics are a great way of demonstrating to clients the benefits of saving for retirement. A current favourite …
We are a country enchanted by property; from rising house prices to mortgage deals, buying a house is a top priority for many. How ironic then, that while we’re preoccupied with saving up for a house and working out how …
Advice remains to ensure that all connections, servers and websites are secure when accessing the internet from a mobile device, plus remembering to log out is vital.
It is thought that many non-permanent residents had been reluctant to obtain insurance, preferring instead to wait for treatment in their own countries
Maltese finance minister Edward Scicluna has promised to support the US in its investigation by signing the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act.
Canada rolls out welcome mat to UK workers
Canada is already hugely popular with British professionals but local ministers have set their sights on attracting even more professionals in the near future.
Expats working in Qatar may soon be able to travel easily around the six Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC) nations, if a new Schengen-style visa is launched.
The newspaper spoke to 40 women of various nationalities, each of whom was living in Hong Kong as a professional in their own right or the spouse of an expatriate.
Targeting the UAE’s 500,000 expats, Swissquote’s product is hailed an ‘all-in-one’ solution that benefits those interested in saving and trading.
The theme for this year’s Qatar National Day on 18 December is ‘One Love’, a concept that aims to emphasise the connection between nationals expatriates.
The internet search giant has blamed a lack of space for future expansion as the main reason for the U-turn on its $300 million investment.
Hong Kong shares fall to a four-week low
Hong Kong shares have fallen to a four-week low, amidst concerns of a reduction in bond purchases from the United States.
Speaking at a financial conference in Doha on Tuesday, the nation’s finance minister Ali Sherif al-Emadi made it clear that this was not part of his financial strategy.