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March 23, 2017
deVere’s Campaign to Repeal FATCA and the Center for Freedom and Prosperity calls on Congress to give precedence to FATCA Repeal premium
Our Campaign to Repeal FATCA, together with the Center for Freedom and Prosperity, headed up a coalition of 21 other groups, amongst which were Americans for Tax Reform and the National Taxpayers Union, calling upon Congress to include FATCA repeal in any tax reform package sent to the White House. Our Campaign to Repeal FATCA, together with the Center for Freedom and Prosperity, headed up a coalition of 21 other groups, amongst which were Americans for Tax Read More
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Nigel Green
March 20, 2017
FATCA pushes 1.5 million Americans in Asia to consider ‘citizide’ premium
Over half of Americans residing in East Asia are having trouble accessing conventional banking services as a result of FATCA, according to a recent poll undertaken by deVere Group and Acuma Hong Kong. Over half of Americans residing in East Asia are having trouble accessing conventional banking services as a result of FATCA, according to a recent poll undertaken by deVere Group and Acuma Hong Kong. Read More
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Nigel Green
March 16, 2017
Fed rate rise: Three key questions investors must now address premium
Investors must ask themselves three crucial questions now, in the wake of the Fed’s interest rate hike. The Federal Reserve increased interest rates for the second time in three months today, incited by strong jobs data and forecasts that inflation is, at last, moving towards its goal. Investors must ask themselves three crucial questions now, in the wake of the Fed’s interest rate hike. The Federal Reserve increased interest rates for the second time Read More
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Nigel Green
March 15, 2017
Hammond’s Budget U-turn demonstrates an out of touch government premium
The Chancellor’s decision to scrap plans to increase taxes paid by the self-employed should be championed, yet simultaneously it shows how out of touch the government is. Philip Hammond’s embarrassing U-turn comes seven days after the Budget, after his plans received harsh criticism for breaking a 2015 manifesto commitment letter, not to increase National Insurance, income tax or VAT. The Chancellor said: “It is very important both to me and to the Read More
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Nigel Green
March 15, 2017
The evolution of banking: the rise and rise of digital banks premium
Within our increasingly digitalised world, banks and banking systems have continuously needed to evolve and adapt or risk being left behind. Indeed, over the last seventy years alone, advancements in technologies have coincided with and changed the way you and I interact with our bank forever. In a global economy driven by digitalisation, one thing is clear, people want greater control and transparency over their finances and grow ever more frustrated by outdated banking methods Read More
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Nigel Green
March 14, 2017
deVere Group wins ‘Best Independent Global Financial Advisory Firm 2017’ award premium
deVere Group has won the Best Independent Global Financial Advisory Firm 2017 award by Global Financial Market Review. The international, highly prestigious GFM Review awards are renowned for recognising reliability, performausnce and security within the finance indtry. As such, I’m delighted we’ve won this accolade. deVere Group has won the Best Independent Global Financial Advisory Firm 2017 award by Global Financial Market Review. The Read More
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Nigel Green
March 13, 2017
deVere prepares to execute comprehensive restructuring period premium
As deVere moves into its 15th year, and as we continue to dominate the financial advisory sector, we are preparing to begin a comprehensive period of restructuring. As deVere moves into its 15th year, and as we continue to dominate the financial advisory sector, we are preparing to begin a comprehensive period of restructuring. Read More
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Nigel Green
March 9, 2017
Budget UK 2017: QROPS and the self-employed premium
In Philip Hammond’s first Budget, it was announced that the UK government is to introduce a 25 per cent charge on transfers to qualifying recognised overseas pension schemes (QROPS), effective from 9 March. In Philip Hammond’s first Budget, it was announced that the UK government is to introduce a 25 per cent charge on transfers to qualifying recognised overseas pension schemes (QROPS), effective from 9 March. Read More
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Nigel Green
March 6, 2017
deVere Group obtains investment banking licence premium
Today we’ve announced that deVere has received an investment banking licence. deVere Investments receives its banking licence from the Bank of Mauritius, and should be fully functioning within a few weeks. Today we’ve announced that deVere has received an investment banking licence. deVere Investments receives its banking licence from the Bank of Mauritius, and should be fully functioning within a few weeks. Read More
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Nigel Green
March 1, 2017
President Trump’s joint address: Investors shouldn’t be concerned with lack of specifics premium
Investors should have a positive reaction to President Trump’s first address to both houses of Congress last night, even though the markets may not have been told what they wanted to hear. Generally speaking, the President’s joint address had a tone of optimism about it, akin in some respects to Reagan. Up to now, it was his best and most presidential speech by far.  Watching it, it was like Trump actually became the President of the United States last Read More
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Nigel Green
February 27, 2017
The deVere Campaign to Repeal FATCA steps up in Washington DC premium
Our Campaign to Repeal FATCA is now in full swing. Launched earlier this month, this lobbying and media Campaign has one sole objective: to banish America’s toxic global tax law to the history books. Our Campaign to Repeal FATCA is now in full swing. Launched earlier this month, this lobbying and media Campaign has one sole objective: to banish America’s toxic global tax law to the history books. Read More
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Nigel Green
February 9, 2017
IRS can rescind U.S. citizens’ passports for outstanding taxes premium
It is not just citizens from Muslim-majority countries who are now facing a U.S. travel ban. New rules could also see American citizens soon being prohibited from international travel, by having their passports withdrawn for unpaid taxes. The IRS has published information on its website that details the new powers to revoke American passports as a result of outstanding taxes. It is not just citizens from Muslim-majority countries who are now facing a U.S. Read More
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Nigel Green