How long does it take to transfer a pension?

Posted by Paul Davies on 12/04/17 12:28 | Post topics Pensions, Personal Finances, QROPS

If you decide to transfer your UK pension to a QROPS, how long is it likely to take? That question is one that is frequently asked.

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British Pound: Friend or foe?

Posted by David Currie on 10/04/17 09:14 | Post topics Australia, Pensions, QROPS

With the value of the pound having dropped post Brexit, many may be hesitant to exchange their pension into Australian dollars when they transfer it abroad. bdhSterling has a solution to allay such hesitations.

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With transfer values at high levels, could moving your pension out of a final salary scheme be the right option for you?

Posted by Simon Harvey on 04/04/17 16:54 | Post topics Pensions, Personal Finances

Deferred members of final salary pension schemes who are thinking about leaving their pension scheme and reinvesting their funds elsewhere have seen a significant rise in the transfer values being offered when they leave.

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Transfer deadlines: Do you need to race the clock?

Posted by Simon Barwick on 20/03/17 13:33 | Post topics Australia, Pensions, Superannuation

In a world of ever increasing advertising noise, how often do we hear the words time is running out, act now?  But what happens when there is a legitimate reason to move quickly? How do you decide what is sales spin and what is reality?

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QROPS Transfers on the Rise

Posted by Paul Davies on 13/03/17 08:45 | Post topics Pensions, QROPS

The number of UK pensions being transferred to Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Schemes (QROPS) are increasing, with a total value of £1.5 billion worth of transfers executed between April 2015 and April 2016

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