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Expat Explorer’s Top Ten Destinations for Expat Economics

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, October 31, 2013

Earlier this year, a record number of expats took part in the Expat Explorer online survey. The survey asked questions about the most important aspects of overseas living and what… Read more…

Luxembourg: Seeks New Economic Model and Image

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, October 30, 2013

AFP: (Luxembourg) – Leafy well-heeled Luxembourg, the wealthiest European Union nation per capita, is desperately seeking a new economic model as it prepares to shed banking secrecy. The world’s 13th… Read more…

Wall Street Employment Drops Significantly but Salaries Higher than Pre-2007

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, October 29, 2013

In his review of the securities industry in New York City, the NY State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli writes, “Five years after the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers, Wall Street has… Read more…

What’s the Eurozone’s Next Danger?

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, October 28, 2013

As some eurozone countries limp out of recession, there are fears in the financial press that the next big crisis waiting to hit the beleaguered currency is not another banking… Read more…

UK: Health and Wellbeing Professionals Targeted by Tax Office

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, October 25, 2013

A new taxation campaign launched earlier this month by HMRC – the UK’s tax office – is aimed at health and wellbeing professionals, including physiotherapists, occupational therapists, chiropractors, osteopaths, chiropodists… Read more…

First LGBT-Friendly Equity Index Launches

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, October 24, 2013

This week Credit Suisse launched what it says is the first gay and transgender-friendly index on the stock market. The Credit Suisse LGBT Equality Index (Bloomberg Ticker: CSLGBT Index) is… Read more…

Spain Comes Out of Two-Year Recession

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Bloomberg News – Spain emerged from a two-year recession in the third quarter, strengthening Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s efforts to repair the nation’s finances and reduce the 26 percent jobless… Read more…

One Third of UK Employers to Recruit Overseas Staff – Opportunities for Young People

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Almost 60 percent of the UK’s employers believe their sector is facing a skills shortage and one third are considering looking abroad to bolster their workforce, according to new research… Read more…

Second Swiss Bank Closes under Pressure from US Tax Dispute

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, October 21, 2013

A second Swiss bank closed its doors on Friday, last week. The private bank Frey & Co. stated that “unsustainable costs” from Switzerland’s dispute with the United States over alleged… Read more…

The Rising Cost of Living in the UK… Who Can Afford to Live and Retire There?

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, October 18, 2013

In line with rising inflation, life events such as marriage, raising children, buying homes, cars and the cost of retirement are set to increase 64 percent over the next 20… Read more…

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