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Archive for February, 2014

Police crackdown on boiler room fraudsters – many in Spain

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, February 28, 2014

The biggest ever crackdown on criminals who coerced people into investing in worthless shares took place across Europe yesterday.  So far, police say, there are 850 confirmed victims but the… Read more…

Credit Suisse Boss Points Finger at Swiss-Based Private Bankers

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, February 27, 2014

The boss of the Swiss bank Credit Suisse has apologised for the bank’s violation of U.S. tax laws. The U.S. Senate alleges that Credit Suisse helped U.S. clients hide up… Read more…

France, UK and Luxembourg worst EU countries for bank card fraud

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Credit card fraud increased in 2012 for the first time since 2008, says a new report from the European Central Bank (ECB). For every €2,635 spent on credit and debit… Read more…

Eurozone inflation stable – EU inflation down 0.1 percent

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, February 25, 2014

The Eurozone’s 18-member annual inflation was stable at 0.8 percent in January 2014, compared to December 2013, according to official figures from Eurostat, the European Commission’s provider of key statistical… Read more…

Trust in Banks on the Increase but Positive Customer Experience is Lacking

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, February 24, 2014

After a number of years of sharp decline, confidence in the banking industry is on the rise, trust in individual banks is high and most customers across the globe are… Read more…

EU Roaming Charges are Economic Madness

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, February 21, 2014

Millions of European residents and expats who travel frequently between EU countries turn off their mobile phones for fear of excessive roaming charges, according to a survey of 28,000 EU… Read more…

How to Access Experienced Support for Young, European Entrepreneurs

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, February 20, 2014

Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs is a cross-border exchange programme which gives new or aspiring entrepreneurs the chance to learn from experienced entrepreneurs running small businesses in other countries inthe European… Read more…

Tips and Help for US Taxpayers

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, February 19, 2014

The tax season officially opened for American tax payers at in the USA and abroad on 31 January, 2014. Filing date is 15 April but Americans abroad are allowed an… Read more…

France: First Round of Income Tax Payments due This Week

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Income tax in France is either paid as a monthly instalment or in three instalments in February, May and the autumn, based on income from the preceding year. Fiscal residents… Read more…

American Expats’ FATCA Protest Escalates Online

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, February 17, 2014

Republican American expats are spreading the word about their displeasure with the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act or FATCA via an online petition that aims to abolish FATCA altogether. Simply… Read more…

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