Contributed Articles Tagged 'Investment'

What Family Offices Must Know About Investing in Insurance-Linked Securities

What Family Offices Must Know About Investing in Insurance-Linked Securities

Contributed by Marcus Evans, 26 November, 2014

As an asset class, insurance-linked securities (ILS) have successfully withstood the financial turbulence of recent years, attracting investors with a track record of healthy, uncorrelated returns as well as a growing range of investment opportunities... Read Full Article »

Tags: Investment | Invest | Investment | Insurance | hedge funds | investment | insurance | trade

 

Why Family Offices Should Consider Investing in German Student Housing

Why Family Offices Should Consider Investing in German Student Housing

Contributed by Marcus Evans, 26 November, 2014

Felix Bauer of Deutsche Real Estate Funds, an investment manager at the marcus evans Elite Summit 2014, talks about the value that German student housing can bring to a private wealth portfolio... Read Full Article »

Tags: interest | Investment | Invest | Investment | investment | Germany | Switzerland | Luxembourg | insurance | education | fees

 

United States Foreign Account Tax Compliance act (FATCA) Concepts and Deadlines

United States Foreign Account Tax Compliance act (FATCA) Concepts and Deadlines

Contributed by IBSA, by Howell Bramson, Robert Kiggins, 30 September, 2014

FATCA is aimed at addressing perceived tax abuse by US citizens and residents using accounts located outside the US to hide income from the US revenue authorities. Robert Kiggins and Howell Bramson outline the reasons behind FATCA and some of the practicalities affecting implementation. Read Full Article »

Tags: agreements | compliance | business | interest | dividends | Tax | FATCA | Compliance | individuals | Institutions | hedge funds | investment | United States | regulation | penalties | law | offshore | insurance | tax | withholding tax | trade

 

How Is The UAE'S Current Employment Market For Expats?

How Is The UAE'S Current Employment Market For Expats?

Vinita Tiwari, 09 September, 2014

The United Arab Emirates is one of the flourishing economies in the world with Oil & Gas being one of the major sources of revenue. However, government has now directed initiatives towards bringing in economic diversification. Read Full Article »

Tags: business | interest | Banking | Expats | Travel | expatriates | Construction | Energy | Manufacturing | investment | Dubai | United Arab Emirates | construction | public sector | banking

 

Offshore Banking: How it Can Benefit You as an Expat

Offshore Banking: How it Can Benefit You as an Expat

Laura Harrison, 04 September, 2014

In and amongst all the stresses that come with moving abroad, opening an offshore bank account is likely to be at the bottom of most people's to-do lists. Instead many juggle between bank accounts back in the UK whilst opening up a new bank account in their new country of residence and tend to continually move money between the two, racking up large transfer fees. Read Full Article »

Tags: interest | Banking | Tax | currency | Offshore | investment | offshore banking | offshore | services | banking | fees | tax

 

Expo 2020 lures big players to Dubai

Expo 2020 lures big players to Dubai

Amush Malik, 19 August, 2014

It is beyond doubt that ever since Dubai bagged the World Expo 2020 bid, its real estate market has seen an upward trend and Dubai's developers are now eyeing global investors for their projects. Read Full Article »

Tags: interest | Investment | Invest | Investment | investment | Dubai | India

 

Ramadan Etiquettes Every Working Expat in UAE Should Know

Ramadan Etiquettes Every Working Expat in UAE Should Know

Vinita Tiwari, 24 July, 2014

If there is one time in the Islamic calendar that is pious and holiest of all, it is the Ramadan time. During the tenure, Muslims around the world abstain from food and drink and through prayers, they try to get close to God and seek mercy. Read Full Article »

Tags: business | Investment | Work | Invest | Middle East | Expats | Investment | Travel | entrepreneurs | regulation | law | food

 

The Top 5 Points To Be Considered By European Fundraisers

The Top 5 Points To Be Considered By European Fundraisers

Contributed by Christopher, 01 July, 2014

It takes a lot to establish a business. From initialization to completion, many factors act behind this case. The market either local or global is no simpler now. It has gone highly provocative now. Read Full Article »

Tags: business | Investment | Europe | Invest | Other | Investment | entrepreneurs | employees | investment | services | environment | tax

 

Malta Individual Investor Program - Facilitating Citizenship Through Investment in the Republic of Malta

Malta Individual Investor Program - Facilitating Citizenship Through Investment in the Republic of Malta

Contributed by Mossack Fonseca, 13 May, 2014

The Republic of Malta allows investors to apply for citizenship, with all of its advantages. Acquiring Maltese citizenship also confers the benefits of European Union citizenship, since Malta has been a member of the European Union... Read Full Article »

Tags: business | Education | Europe | Invest | Other | Education | Oil and Gas | investment | Panama | Malta | regulation | European Commission | public health | banking | insurance | tax

 

QROPS Professionals Concerned with Budget 2014's Assault on Expat Finances

QROPS Professionals Concerned with Budget 2014's Assault on Expat Finances

Contributed by Jamie Waddell, 31 March, 2014

Whilst the pension reforms announced in last week's Budget were certainly headline-grabbing and heralded as a boon for UK pensioners, QROPS industry experts have announced fears that new legislation may prove detrimental to QROPS providers and expat savers alike. Read Full Article »

Tags: interest | budget | pensions | investment | Canada | New Zealand | Australia | legislation | public sector | tax

 

 




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