NEWS

Nexus Global Solutions Fund

11 January 2012

We are pleased to announce that Blacktower Financial Management (International)/Nexus Global has launched the company’s “first” investment fund, in partnership with Cheviot Asset Management. The Nexus Global Solutions Fund is a Malta-domiciled Ucits IV Sicav, and is being managed by Cheviot’s David Miller. It is described in its informational documents as being an &ldquo...

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Lots of Bad News in the Press

10 January 2012

Speak to any Fund Manager and they will say that valuations matter most of all. To generate long-term returns investors need to buy financial assets when they are cheap, not when they are expensive. So how much bad news is now in the price? A lot of negative news has broken in recent weeks and should now have been absorbed into the asset prices.

Here is a top line summary of the recen...

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Mind the Gap - Proposed Changes to Legislation that will affect QROPS

9 January 2012

With HMRC issuing its latest legislative draft consultation guidance recently as part of its 2012 Finance Act, we now have a real and considerable move in the direction for control and interventionist regulation for Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Schemes.

HMRC are proposing a clamp down on pension transfers by increasing the trustee-reporting period from non-resident five tax ...

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