Financial Planning

Gratuity-Liability-Management
Financial Planning
Gratuity Liability Management

  Calling all CEOs, CFOs and Business Leaders – How can you manage the business risk associated with your Gratuity Liability? Insights As businesses become more aware of the costs and risks involved in running a business, and with likely legislation calling for mandatory funding for Gratuity Liability, Graeme Field, Head of Corporate Services with…

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Financial Planning
Failure to take professional financial advice is costly

  Retirement savers are shunning professional advice and could be losing out on thousands of pounds of income every year in retirement. Many take advice from the wrong people or do not bother at all, says a new survey by pension provider LV=. The firm has corralled retirement savers into nine groups based on how…

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Financial PlanningFund ManagementEconomics
Financial Understanding

Money matters too complicated for most adults While pensions, tax, and money matters are becoming ever more complicated, fewer ordinary people understand their finances. Research in the UK and the USA reveal that financial understanding is quite low and that providers and governments need to spend more money on education, rather than offering ever easier…

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Financial PlanningEconomics
After Brexit UK consumers ditch the spending plans

  After the shock vote to leave EU are ditching plans to buy properties, homes and they are looking to work abroad. State agent hart told that the 11% rise in the number of people selling their property as compare to the June 2015. According to the Indeed people are more looking for their jobs…

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Market UpdateFinancial PlanningPensions
1 in 10 Over 50s Plan To Carry On Working

  Older workers are clinging on to work instead of falling off the retirement cliff when they reach pension age, according to new research. Around one in 10 workers have no intention of retiring – especially if they are already over 65 years old, says a study by Co-op Funeralcare and Co-op Legal Services. Although…

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Expats May Face More Taxing Times In The Gulf

Expats are facing the unthinkable – losing subsidies, benefits and maybe even paying income tax in the Gulf States. Oil is the culprit. A spectacular decline in the price a barrel from more than $100 to around $30 in less than two years is forcing the rulers of once oil-rich desert kingdoms to rethink their…

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