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? ? Ask Us A Question ? ? Being an expatriate in Switzerland can leave us with many unanswered questions.  Whether you want to understand the Three Pillar pension system or have a question about retirement planning, simply ask your question below and we will respond to you. Alternatively you can contact us directly and speak with one of our advisors who will be happy to help you. Leave you question below

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(3rd May 2017) Learn how to generate returns in a volatile market

Learn how to generate returns in a volatile market Attend our free seminar at the Grand Hotel Kempinski in Geneva and learn how to generate positive returns in a volatile market. We have organised for two guest speakers to offer their thoughts on current market conditions and also educate you how to invest your capital. Once our speakers have finished, we invite you to join us for a complimentary drink giving you the opportunity to network with other like minded professionals.…

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UK inflation rate leaps to 2.3%

UK inflation rate leaps to 2.3% Rising fuel and food prices helped to push last month’s inflation rate to the highest since September 2013. Inflation as measured by the Office for National Statistics’ Consumer Prices Index (CPI) jumped to 2.3% in February – up from 1.8% in January. The increase has pushed the rate above the Bank of England’s 2% target. Food prices recorded their first annual increase for more than two-and-a-half years, standing 0.3% higher in February than a…

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Theresa May to trigger article 50 on 29 March

Theresa May to trigger article 50 on 29 March Theresa May will trigger article 50, the formal mechanism for starting negotiations for Britain to leave the European Union, on Wednesday 29 March, the prime minister’s spokesman has confirmed. The UK’s permanent representative to the European Union, Sir Tim Barrow, notified the EU on Monday morning that a letter should be expected on that date. The move will put the UK on course to leave the EU on the same date…

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Are QROPS dead in Switzerland?

Are QROPS dead in Switzerland? Once again another UK budget has changed the landscape for expatriates looking to protect their UK pension assets. Unfortunately QROPS are no longer an attractive proposition for expatriates looking to consolidate their UK pension assets and protect their wealth from the LTA (Life Time Allowance) Tax charge.  As of today if you decide to QROPS your UK pensions while a resident in Switzerland you will have to pay a 25% tax charge to the HMRC.…

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