Expat News Tagged 'investment funds'

Australia To Tighten Investment Criteria For Investor Visas

Australia To Tighten Investment Criteria For Investor Visas

By Dex Tennyson, for ExpatBriefing.com, 24 October, 2014

Australia's Minister for Trade and Investment, Andrew Robb, has said that users of the country's Significant Investor Visa scheme and the new Premium Investor Visa scheme should have to make riskier investments in return for residency. Investment in residential real estate will no longer qualify. Read full story »

Tags: investment | business | investment funds | Australia | venture capital | Expats | Investment | Property Investment | Visas and Passports | business investment | Invest | Investment

 

UK Reviews Investment Visa Eligibility Terms

UK Reviews Investment Visa Eligibility Terms

By Fiona Moore, for ExpatBriefing.com, 21 October, 2014

The UK has announced changes to its Tier 1 (Investor) visa from next month, including a doubling of the required investment sum. Read full story »

Tags: investment | law | investment funds | United Kingdom | Expats | Immigration | Investment | Visas and Passports | Invest | Immigration | Investment

 

Asia Funds Passport Could Save Investors Billions

Asia Funds Passport Could Save Investors Billions

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 14 July, 2014

In a study, entitled the "Asia Region Funds Passport (ARFP): A Study of Potential Economic Benefits and Costs," which has been issued by the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Policy Support Unit, it has been estimated that the passport could save the region's investors USD20bn annually in fund management costs. Read full story »

Tags: investment | business | capital markets | investment funds | Australia | Philippines | Singapore | Thailand | Korea, South | New Zealand | Expats | Investment | Asia-Pacific | Invest | Investment

 

EU Boost UCITS' Oversight To Assist Investors

EU Boost UCITS' Oversight To Assist Investors

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 24 April, 2014

The European Fund and Asset Management Association has welcomed the adoption by the European Parliament of two important pieces of legislation to enhance safeguards for individual investors. Read full story »

Tags: Insurance | investment | European Commission | investment funds | legislation | standards | regulation | retail | Expats | Investment | Europe | Invest | Investment

 

Asia Region Funds Passport Proposed

Asia Region Funds Passport Proposed

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 18 April, 2014

Singapore, Australia, South Korea, New Zealand, Philippines and Thailand have released a joint consultation paper on the operation of the Asia Region Funds Passport, which, when implemented, will allow fund managers operating in a passport member economy to offer their funds in other passport member economies under a streamlined authorization process. Read full story »

Tags: Finance | investment | business | capital markets | investment funds | Australia | Philippines | Singapore | Taiwan | Thailand | enforcement | Hong Kong | Indonesia | Korea, South | Malaysia | New Zealand | standards | Japan | Vietnam | Expats | Asia-Pacific | Invest

 

Few Savers Using UK Stocks And Shares ISAs

Few Savers Using UK Stocks And Shares ISAs

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 17 March, 2014

Few UK-taxpaying expats and UK residents are using their stocks and shares Individual Savings Account allowance each year even though they may provide a higher return than a traditional cash ISA, new research from financial services group True Potential says. Read full story »

Tags: tax | investment | pensions | interest | banking | financial services | investment funds | inflation | services | Expats

 

Global AuM To Surpass USD100 Trillion By 2020, PwC Says

Global AuM To Surpass USD100 Trillion By 2020, PwC Says

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 03 March, 2014

Worldwide assets under management will rise to roughly USD101.7 trillion by 2020, from the USD63.9 trillion recorded in 2012, international accounting firm PwC has predicted. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | Insurance | investment | pensions | accounting | insurance | investment funds | United States | services | Expats | Europe | Africa | South America | Middle East

 

Jersey Funds Sector Brimming With Activity

Jersey Funds Sector Brimming With Activity

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 03 March, 2014

A rise in high value real estate and private equity funds targeting the United Kingdom, continental European, and global assets have been structured through Jersey in recent months, providing evidence of Jersey's growing appeal as an alternative investment funds domicile, says Jersey Finance. Read full story »

Tags: Russia | Finance | investment | private equity | interest | law | financial services | investment funds | China | Jersey | Singapore | United Kingdom | offshore | venture capital | alternative investment | services | Expats | Investment | Europe | Invest | North America | Africa | Investment

 

Jersey Wealth Management Business Grew In Q4

Jersey Wealth Management Business Grew In Q4

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 28 February, 2014

The value of total funds under investment management in Jersey increased to GBP22.2bn (USD37bn) during the fourth quarter of 2013, from GBP21.8bn in the previous quarter, according to statistics compiled by Jersey Financial Services Commission. Read full story »

Tags: Wealth | Finance | investment | business | private equity | banking | investment funds | Jersey | Luxembourg | stock exchanges | Hong Kong | Expats | Investment | Wealth Management | Invest | Investment

 

ETFs To Overtake Hedge Funds?

ETFs To Overtake Hedge Funds?

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 18 February, 2014

The exchange traded funds industry could surpass the hedge fund industry for assets under management in the next 12-18 months according to EY's Global ETF Survey. Read full story »

Tags: Wealth | investment | investment funds | hedge funds | stock exchanges | currency | retail | trade | Expats | Investment | Europe | Asia-Pacific | Invest | Investment

 

 




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