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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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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UK Budget Alert - New UK Pension Transfer to QROPS Tax Charge

Posted by Paul Davies on 09/03/17 16:38 | Post topics Australia, United Kingdom, Pensions, QROPS

British expats wanting to transfer their UK private pensions abroad could be hit with a 25% tax charge, as a result of changes announced by HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) in the UK Budget 2017 yesterday.

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Transferring Your Pension to Australia

Posted by Simon Harvey on 01/03/17 09:15 | Post topics Australia, Pensions, QROPS

If you are planning to live, work or retire in Australia you may wish to undertake a pensions transfer, which will move your current UK pension fund savings to an Australian scheme.

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