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Annuity Schemes, is More Transparency Required?

The Financial Services Consumer Panel (FSCP) has urged for changes in how pension annuity schemes are sold, describing the industry as dysfunctional and criticising it for being full of hidden commissions. The FSCP stated that pensioners choosing to invest in annuity schemes with insurers that they already posses a pension plan with could be missing…

Illuminated Cityscape at Night, Caracas, Venezuela

Survey Reveals Most Expensive Cities for Expat Staff

A recent study from ECA International has revealed the most expensive cities in the world for staff relocated across the globe, based on the cost of living and the price of basic/essential goods. The biggest shock is that Tokyo has fallen from the number 1 spot in 2012 to number 10 in this year’s survey,…