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September 21, 2017
The Big Interview… premium
International Investment made the move from print to digital this week, and I am honoured to be featured on the front page and in The Big Interview, in the very first ‘e-zine’ digital edition. Filmed at deVere’s offices in Malta last month, International Investment’s Gary Robinson carried out the video interview, which covers some of our biggest challenges, the group’s move into the fintech sector, deVere’s plans for the next five years, and a lot more! International Investment made the move from print to digital this week, and I am honoured to Read More
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Nigel Green
August 24, 2017
Should We Be Worried About The Five-Decade Low In Market Volatility? premium
Richard Nixon was in the White House the last time there was this much calm in the U.S. stock market. In the second week of August, the 10-day rolling volatility of the S&P 500 Index went to just 2.43%. In five decades, there has not been such an absence of volatility and it is this that is sparking concerns that investors are overly complacent. Richard Nixon was in the White House the last time there was this much calm in the U.S. stock market. In the Read More
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Nigel Green
August 23, 2017
Keep An Eye On Brexit And Trump – But Ignore China At Your Peril premium
Political and economic influences drive capital markets and, therefore, investor returns. The markets are - as a result and unsurprisingly - avidly following every twist and turn of the U.S. political landscape and the start of Britain’s divorce proceedings from the European Union. Political and economic influences drive capital markets and, therefore, investor returns. The markets are - as a result and unsurprisingly - avidly following every twist and Read More
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Nigel Green
August 2, 2017
Financial Advisory Firm of the Year goes to deVere at 2017 Business Excellence Awards premium
The awards keep on coming! deVere Group has been named Financial Advisory Firm of the Year at the Corporate Insiders 2017 Business Excellence Awards. This is our fourth major award so far in 2017, and one that we’re all incredibly proud of. The awards keep on coming! deVere Group has been named Financial Advisory Firm of the Year at the Corporate Insiders 2017 Business Excellence Awards. This is our fourth major award so far in 2017, and one that we’re Read More
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Nigel Green
July 25, 2017
Eliminating tax exemption for South African expats is unfair, discriminatory and regressive premium
The move by South Africa to abolish tax exemption for South Africans overseas is totally unfair, highly discriminatory, and achingly regressive. Plans are being put in place by SARS, South Africa’s Revenue Services, to domestically tax individuals who earn money abroad – despite the fact they would still be taxed on their earnings overseas as well. The move by South Africa to abolish tax exemption for South Africans overseas is totally unfair, highly Read More
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Nigel Green
July 10, 2017
STM shares sold: The future is fintech premium
In order to focus on developing and expanding deVere’s growing fintech business, I made the decision to end my investment with London-listed product provider, STM. It was back in 2012 when I acquired a 24 per cent stake in STM, and three years later I renounced the majority stake, selling over 6.7 million shares at a time when the price was on the up. In order to focus on developing and expanding deVere’s growing fintech business, I made the decision to end my investment with Read More
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Nigel Green
June 29, 2017
deVere launches range of ultra-low-cost financial solutions premium
deVere is launching a brand-new Model Portfolio Service, offering a range of ultra-low-cost financial solutions, as has been reported in here and here, as well as in other publications. In association with Pacific Asset Management (PAM), we’re going to provide this new service consisting of just low-cost tracker and active funds. deVere is launching a brand-new Model Portfolio Service, offering a range of ultra-low-cost financial solutions, as has been reported in here and Read More
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Nigel Green
June 7, 2017
Time to bid farewell to citizen-based taxation policy in the U.S. premium
Grover Norquist, the influential President of Americans for Tax Reform has recently sent a letter to Congressman Kevin Brady, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, endorsingRepublicans Overseas' Territorial Taxation for Individuals proposal. Grover Norquist, the influential President of Americans for Tax Reform has recently sent a letter to Congressman Kevin Brady, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, endorsingRepublicans Overseas' Read More
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Nigel Green
June 6, 2017
9 out of 10 Brits have unrealistic expectations of how much they’ll need for retirement premium
Nine out of 10 Brits have idealistic expectations about how much they’ll need to see them through their retirement, according to a deVere survey. The results of the poll were released only days after the World Economic Forum calculated that the pension savings gap in the UK will increase from £6 trillion to £25 trillion by 2050. Nine out of 10 Brits have idealistic expectations about how much they’ll need to see them through their retirement, according Read More
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Nigel Green
May 30, 2017
40,000+ downloads of deVere Vault expected by the end of the year premium
Get this: Over 40,000 people are forecast to have downloaded deVere Vault by the end of 2017. There has been overwhelming interest in deVere E Money’s global e-money app since it was launched last month. Get this: Over 40,000 people are forecast to have downloaded deVere Vault by the end of 2017. There has been overwhelming interest in deVere E Money’s global e-money app since it was launched last month. Read More
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Nigel Green
May 24, 2017
Trump is the principal threat to investor portfolios premium
President Trump represents the biggest risk for regular investors across the globe, even more so than the threat of a possible recession in China. That said, there are also some very significant opportunities for savvy investors, as Trump triggered global market sell-offs last week ahead of his first foreign trip as President. President Trump represents the biggest risk for regular investors across the globe, even more so than the threat of a possible recession in China. That Read More
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