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November 16, 2016 Pensions
Impact of Brexit on Private Pensions UK

  Brexit has been and gone while the impact of Britain leaving the European Union seems to have little impact on personal pensions. Politicians feared the sky would fall in if the nation voted to uncouple from the EU, but that concern seems to have passed. Many financial experts are now taking the view that…

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November 14, 2016 Event
Credence SME Academy Event Dubai

  Credence International are proud to partner with the SME Academy providing an educational framework to SME’s in the GCC Region.

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November 14, 2016 Pensions
The difference between Personal & State UK Pensions

  One of the much-admired benefits of living in a welfare state like Britain is the state pension. The pension is designed to give everyone enough money to cover the cost of a basic lifestyle in retirement. For anyone wanting more to spend when they give up work, a personal or workplace pension is a…

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November 10, 2016 Pensionsexpats
Early retirement planning for UK expats

  The problem with saving for retirement is no one know how long they are likely to live or if they need to spend a huge slice of their wealth in funding long-term care costs if their health fails in later years. At best, all an expat can do is make some reasonable saving decisions…

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November 9, 2016 Market Update
Donald Trump confirmed as the next US President

Now that the dust has settled, Donald Trump has emerged victorious in the 2016 US Presidential election and is scheduled to be sworn in as President on 20 January 2017. Meanwhile, the Republican Party also secured a clean sweep of Congress, gaining majorities in both the House of Representatives and Senate. This will potentially remove…

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November 8, 2016 Pensions
Your £1m pension could be worth £21,000 a year

  Having a million pound pension sounds impressive – but few retirement savers realise what that really means as money to spend once they have given up work. The number is the lifetime allowance limit for the maximum any retirement saver can have in a pension fund. Financial firm Royal London have calculated that a…

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