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Another Lesson Of Sea Law: Territorial Waters

Humanity has been serving and using the  the sea since ancient times and for different purposes, which have been varying in importance according to technological development and the needs of the specific different  periods of History. It was always a link to trade and communication as well as a source …

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More Up Than Down

Inexperienced investors can start to feel uneasy as bull markets mature – a glance at history should help calm the nerves. According to Woody Allen, 80% of success is just showing up. Investors have felt the force of that argument over the past nine-and-a-half years, as stock markets have clocked …

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Mortgage On Vessels

A mortgage is a real right on a movable or immovable property made liable for the performance of an obligation; that means,  a lien in a property created as a form of security for a loan or payment of a debt and terminated on payment of said loan or debt. …

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Here Comes The Sun…At Last.

You would think that the Spanish countryside ought to be peppered all over the place with arrays of solar panels, but it isn’t. It’s one of Europe’s sunniest countries, and we live in a time where investment is flooding into solar power, and the pace of improvement in the technology …

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Let Your Savings Snowball

Making an early start is the most important factor in saving for the future. Saving for the future can often come well down the list of financial priorities, behind paying off debts, paying a mortgage and financing a child’s education. However, the longer you put it off, the more you’ll …

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BREXIT – Changing Your Mind..

Brexit (In the remote chance you haven’t heard is shorthand for Britain’s exit from the European Union.) is awfully complicated, it turns out, way more complicated than almost anybody anticipated. The countdown clock to Brexit day on March the 29th next year is ticking relentlessly and there is still much …

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Underfunded, Under-Risked & Underwhelmed

Research supports assumptions that would-be retirees are saving too little, taking too little risk and have limited knowledge. Research published by The Wisdom Council (TWC), suggests that cash and property are trusted more than pensions, with some people seeing these options as “safer” and in the case of property “a better …

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Immigration – The Unpalatable Solution?

This summer Spain has seen the numbers of migrants reaching her shores from the nearby African coast increase markedly as Italy has toughened its stance after years of migration from Libya. Those in search of a better life have trodden a route to the Iberian peninsula. In May alone Andalusia …

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Creating A Fairer Society

A new generational contract is needed to tackle the big challenges faced by Britain’s young and old, according to a leading think tank. The principle that different generations will provide support to each other at different stages of their lives underpins not just what we do as families, but also …

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