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Chris Ferguson

About Chris Ferguson

Chris formed Credence to bring credible financial advice to the offshore marketplace. Chris has been in financial services throughout his whole career, with experience in the GCC, United States, United Kingdom and Australia. Chris entered the financial services sector to enable as many people as possible benefit from freedom and choice in life by making good decisions rather than experiencing stress and anxiety over money.

The Global economic slowdown and ma...

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The Chinese economy Slowdown: The Chinese currency has devalued, which has led investors concerned about further devaluing of the currency, despite the People’s Bank of China’s assurance that there is no basis for sustained yuan depreciation. The manufacturing activity in China has also reduced at its fastest rate in more than 6 years. Economic indicators … Continue reading The Global economic slowdown and market volatility

European Commission drops Guernsey ...

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After a meeting held in Brussels between the European Union officials, the European Commission issued a blacklist naming 30 non-cooperative jurisdictions. The commission has removed Guernsey from the blacklist and has endorsed Guernsey as a ‘cooperative jurisdiction’. Jonathan Le Tocq, Guernsey’s chief minister welcomed the news and said; “This recognizes not only Guernsey’s adherence to … Continue reading European Commission drops Guernsey from EU tax blacklist

UAE employees urged to spend their ...

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Public sector workers who will be getting their wages early have been urged by financial experts to spend responsibly and budget carefully. So far government workers in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Ras Al Khaimah, Umm Al Quwain and Ajman, as well as members of the Armed Forces and federal government employees will receive early payment of … Continue reading UAE employees urged to spend their early Eid wages wisely (The National)