Retirement

Retirement articles covering topics such as UK pension transfers, QROPS, SIPPS and other international and offshore pension options

How To Speed Up Your QROPS Transfer

International IFAs are grumbling about Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) rule changes that mean some transfers take up to six months. The new rules require a UK regulated IFA …

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120,000 Savers In Rush To Take Pension Cash

The first official independent figures detailing how new pension freedoms are working for consumers have been released. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), the pension industry regulator has put the data …

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How To Switch Your Pension To A QROPS

Switching your pension to a Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) is not as complicated as many people may try to make you believe. QROPS have many tax and investment …

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Who Can You Trust For QROPS Advice?

Stopping pension scams is the top priority for the watchdogs tasked with safeguarding financial services for consumers in the UK. In a speech to IFAs, Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) technical …

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Treasury Confirms Another QROPS Rules Mess

Civil servants and public workers transferring their pensions to Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Scheme (QROPS) face a race against time as the government moves to change the law. Public sector …

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