Since the UK’s vote to leave the European Union on 23 June, there have been many questions on the impact of Brexit to Guernsey’s financial services sector. The Guernsey Finance team have shared an article we hope you may find useful. Topics covered are:
· the island’s relationship with the UK
· the island’s relationship with the EU
· the steps taken by government to ensure continuity of the above
Financial Planning Institute – Retirement and Investment Convention
The Financial Planning institute (FPi), leading independent professional body for financial planners in South africa, showcased professional financial planning in the areas of retirement and investments earlier this month. Rex Cowley was amongst the speakers at the retirement and investment Convention that was held in Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town.
In the wake of ‘Q-Day’, the landscape for QROPS has undergone significant change. Following Guernsey’s exit, the remaining jurisdictions are now competing to fill the gap left in the market, but understanding which is the best option for clients depends on a range of factors.