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Legal & Financial

Crossed wires

  Study reveals that half of UK adults misunderstand new pension rules.     Research by The Wisdom Council* reveals that a significantly high percentage of UK adults misunderstand their options at retirement.   The study, carried out on behalf of St. James’s Place, aimed to understand how attitudes have …

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Shipwreck goods under Spanish Law

During the years of the Spanish colonial splendor between  the XVI till the beginning of the XVIII centuries there were many Spanish cargo and armada ships attacked and sunk by rival enemy crafts and pirates.  Hundreds of years later new legal battles between different jurisdictions and with big amounts of …

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Turning point

The referendum result was prologue and a new chapter awaits. It is undoubtedly a significant decision, with ramifications for the UK, the EU and the wider world. The UK prime minister has already given notice that he will step down by October to allow new leadership to negotiate the UK’s …

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Where now for exchange rates?

Well that was a month! And as far as the UK referendum is concerned, not the outcome many expected. The initial impact was felt around the globe as our European neighbours and economies worldwide woke up to the news that the UK population had set the country on the rocky …

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Population Prices

Changing demography is altering the outlook across a range of sectors, with implications for investors.   Since the middle of the last century, the world has seen a population boom, and some of the impacts are only now being felt in financial assets, including equities.   The ‘baby boomers’ of …

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Red ensign but Spanish crew member. Labour aspects

It is quite common that our foreign flagged fleet in the Balearics employs Spanish nationals as crew members. In these cases we are often asked if there could be any complications or difficulties with the Administration (mainly with the Spanish Social Security and the Tax Authorities). The first thing we …

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Ride out the storm

Evidence shows that holding your nerve during stormy market conditions can pay dividends for investors in the long run.   In 2013 – long before the latest bout of stock market turmoil – a team of behavioural economists at Barclays produced a paper with a highly intriguing title: Overcoming the …

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