BWCI is pleased to announce that we have released our new International Retirement Solutions brochure which is available for download detailing our range of International Positive Retirement Solutions
The BWCI Group are pleased to announce the appointment of Diana Simon as our new Managing Partner. With the continued growth of the firm, the Group has decided to divide the Senior Partner and Managing Partner roles, in order to spread the workload between two partners. Stephen Ainsworth, who has performed both roles until now, will continue as Senior Partner.
The UK’s draft Finance Bill 2017 was initially published on 5 December 2016 and was open for technical consultation until 1 February 2017. Two further drafts were published during March and a final version was published on 25 April 2017. This received Royal Assent on 27 April 2017 is now the Finance Act 2017.
In the Quarter 4 2016 edition of Bandwagon we highlighted the Guernsey Financial Services Commission’s high level discussion paper on the possible introduction of pension regulations in Guernsey. The consultation process closed in early December 2016 and while there were no updates over the intervening 5 months, it is now evident that much work had been going on behind the scenes.
Island Global Research Limited (IGR) is pleased to announce a strengthening of its leadership team from 1 May 2017. Lindsay Jefferies becomes managing director, taking over from Chris Brock. Lindsay, who joined the business in 2016 as deputy managing director, has extensive economic research and policy experience. Her expertise includes economic analysis of public sector initiatives, survey design and data analysis.