D.I.Y QROP – 0.5% & £650 p.a | Total Costs – Old Mutual International and QROPS Provider

If you're interested in making use of a QROPS but not so interested in paying sky high management fees, talk to us. We can provide a Self Managed QROPS solution that will benefit from our administrative, compliance and back-office support - however, outside of a few pointers, we will leave...

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Financial Adviser in Spain

If you're living and working in Spain, and looking for impartial, unbiased, independent financial advice, contact us today for a fee-free initial meeting. Having been working as financial advisers in Spain for many years we understand the needs of both internationals and locals. We are familiar with the tax rules relating...

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Retirement Plans for Expats

Retirement and pensions never seem to be out of the headlines and for the expat or international the necessity to save and invest for retirement is no different to their domestic counterpart. Whilst it is true that expats will tend to earn more than their local counterparts the fact that they...

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I Want to Transfer my UK Pensions

If you're considering transferring your frozen UK pensions to a QROP (Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension) or SIPP (UK based equivalent Self Invested Personal Pension) wouldn't it make sense to get advice from a UK approved and regulated financial adviser that has offices in different areas of the world? At AES we...

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Financial Advice for Expats in Holland

If you are living, and working, in The Netherlands and looking for advice on retirement planning, savings and investments, mortgage or insurance needs we would be delighted to meet with you to understand how we may be able to help you. Perhaps you have lost contact with your adviser or would...

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Making Money from Fear….

The Volatility Index, or VIX,  shows the market's expectation of 30-day volatility. It  is constructed using the implied volatilities of a wide range of S&P 500  index options. It is made up from the cost of 'insuring' an investors portfolio against future volatility one way or another. The VIX is a widely...

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Portable Retirement Plans for Expats

AES International is involved with writing editorial content for various media outlets including Expatica.com which is considered to be the premier website, for internationals and expats, in ten major expat centres throughout Europe. Please find attached an article detailing the solution to the 'Portable Retirement Plan'. Published on Expatica.com Portable Retirement Plans - The Expat...

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China Trade Growth Slows to 2-Year Lows in December

Many are looking upon China to 'drag' the world economy out of the doldrums, however, data released on Thursday shows that China's exports and imports grew at their slowest pace in more than two years in December as foreign and domestic demand slowed. Some argue that this, ultimately, is of benefit...

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