Expat News Tagged 'offshore banking'

Bank Of China Issues First 'Schengen Bond' In Luxembourg

Bank Of China Issues First 'Schengen Bond' In Luxembourg

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 15 May, 2014

On May 8, Bank of China, one of the big four state-owned Chinese commercial banks, successfully launched an offshore renminbi 'Schengen bond' – the first of its kind to be issued by a company from the Chinese Mainland and listed in the Eurozone. Read full story »

Tags: investment | banking | capital markets | China | Luxembourg | offshore | stock exchanges | offshore banking | currency | Expats | Europe

 

Concern Over Hong Kong Exposure To Mainland Products

Concern Over Hong Kong Exposure To Mainland Products

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 04 March, 2014

Following a question in the Legislative Council, the Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury, Professor K C Chan, has confirmed that Hong Kong investors are being protected from the risks associated with the range of products being offered by Mainland financial intermediaries. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | investment | business | law | banking | financial services | China | offshore | offshore banking | Hong Kong | regulation | alternative investment | services | Expats

 

BIS Survey Shows Rapid Growth In Hong Kong's RMB Market

BIS Survey Shows Rapid Growth In Hong Kong's RMB Market

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 06 September, 2013

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority has welcomed Hong Kong's results within the Bank for International Settlements triennial survey on foreign exchange and derivatives market turnover, which was released on September 5. Read full story »

Tags: investment | banking | financial services | Singapore | offshore | offshore banking | Hong Kong | currency | services | Expats | Foreign Exchange (Forex)

 

Guernsey Plans Further Tax Consultations

Guernsey Plans Further Tax Consultations

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 16 May, 2013

The Guernsey Government confirmed on May 13, 2013, that it has completed half of the intended consultations being held to consider a comprehensive overhaul of the island's individual income tax, pensions and benefits systems. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | compliance | tax | business | pensions | tax compliance | fiscal policy | banking | international financial centres (IFC) | Guernsey | offshore | offshore banking | tax rates | Alderney | individual income tax | services

 

Jersey's Wealth Management Sector Sees Promise

Jersey's Wealth Management Sector Sees Promise

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 26 April, 2013

Trust experts from Jersey and the UK discussed the latest trends and opportunities in the High Net Worth sector, at the recent Mourant Ozannes/IBC International Trust and Private Client Forum. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | Russia | tax | business | offshore confidentiality | law | banking | financial services | international financial centres (IFC) | Jersey | offshore | offshore banking | services

 

Jersey Hosts New UAE Expat Pension Scheme

Jersey Hosts New UAE Expat Pension Scheme

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 08 February, 2013

On February 6, NBAD Trust Company (Jersey) Limited, the wholly-owned subsidiary of the National Bank of Abu Dhabi, launched its Wealth Builder Plan, the first ever pension scheme for expatriates by a United Arab Emirates bank. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | United Arab Emirates | Wealth | investment | pensions | India | banking | international financial centres (IFC) | Jersey | offshore | offshore banking | alternative investment | Dubai | services

 

Jersey Recruits Top Banker To Target Key Growth Markets

Jersey Recruits Top Banker To Target Key Growth Markets

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 16 January, 2013

Jersey Finance, the promotional agency for the island's financial services industry, has appointed Richard Corrigan as Global Head of Business Development to lead the agency's international offices in Abu Dhabi, India and Hong Kong, and boost the financial services industry's existing ties with the United Kingdom, Europe and Russia. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | Russia | Wealth | investment | India | banking | international financial centres (IFC) | Jersey | United Kingdom | offshore | offshore banking | Hong Kong | services

 

Hong Kong To Launch e-Bill Payment System

Hong Kong To Launch e-Bill Payment System

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 07 September, 2012

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority has announced the development of a number of retail payment initiatives in Hong Kong, including the launching of an e-bill system in the first half next year. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | expatriates | business | commerce | law | banking | offshore | internet | e-commerce | offshore banking | Hong Kong | regulation | retail | services

 

Switzerland Adopts Mandate For Tax Talks With Italy

Switzerland Adopts Mandate For Tax Talks With Italy

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 03 September, 2012

During a recent sitting, the Swiss Federal Council adopted a mandate pertaining to fiscal and financial negotiations with Italy. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | compliance | Finance | tax | investment | double tax agreement (DTA) | tax compliance | banking | offshore | agreements | offshore banking | banking secrecy | withholding tax | Italy | Switzerland | United States

 

Another Bank Withdraws From Turks And Caicos

Another Bank Withdraws From Turks And Caicos

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 23 August, 2012

The impact of the global financial crisis, and the UK government's decision in August 2009 to assume control over the Turks and Caicos Islands' affairs, have again been given as the reasons behind the closure of a second banking institution in the Turks and Caicos Islands, the International Banking Group. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | investment | banking | international financial centres (IFC) | Turks and Caicos Islands | offshore | offshore banking

 

 




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