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Federal Reserve Taking Command of US Monetary Policy

The past three weeks has proven that the Federal Reserve is gaining control of the US monetary policy outlook. Many traders have already stepped in line with the Federal Reserve officials based on their projected interest rate increases in a dot plot chart. This is a major change to what happened last year when the market called out the central ban…

Defined Benefit Pension Transfer Requests on the Rise

Old Mutual Wealth has advised an increase in the number of defined benefit pension transfer requests in recent months. In fact they have mentioned an increased boost of advisors that are submitting cases to their defined benefit pension transfer value analysis service as a result. If you haven't been keeping up to date with the latest trends, then …

BMW in Hot Water as Employees Protest the Closure of the Company’s Defined Benefit Pension Scheme

On 15 March 2017 employees of the German car maker, BMW, protested in Britain due to the closure of the UK defined benefit pension scheme. This was an announcement that came from Unite, a union in the United Kingdom. The protests took place in Cowley in Oxfordshire and at Hams Hall engine plant based in the West Midlands where British employees …

Al Khor Youth Sevens Tournament

PWS proudly announced their 3 year sponsorship of Al Khor Amateurs Youth Team at the Al Khor Youth Sevens Tournament held on Friday 18th March at Al Khor International School.   The youth rugby sevens was attended by Al Khor, Blue Falcons, Sherborne & DRFC and showcased the age groups U-8, U-10, U-12, U-14, U-16 and colts, PWS suppo…

Evening With Harry Redknapp – Sponsored by PWS

PWS was proud to kick off the 2016 season of events by Sponsoring ' An Evening with Harry Redknapp'. The first in an event filled year ahead of Sports Speakers  Dinners, the night was filled with non-stop sports talk, sports memorabilia auctions and more. Harry got up close and personal with his fans in Qatar on the ,Thursday evening. Joinin…

TOP TEN TIPS FOR SAVING MONEY IN THE NEW YEAR

Now that 2016 has arrived, we’ve got some expert pointers on how you can save money in the year ahead. Whether you are single, married and/or you have a family, you should know how much money you have coming in each month, so that you can manage your financials properly. Why not welcome 2016 with your finances in check and start as you mean to …

Prestige Wealth Solutions – Adviser of the month – Jamie Scott

With more than 25 years of UK and international experience in wealth management, please meet our adviser of the month – Jamie Scott. Regional Managing Partner at PWS, Jamie is an expert in wealth management and is a UK-qualified independent financial adviser. Jamie offers clients a friendly approach and extensive industry knowledge, with a genu…

Doha English Speaking School Winter Fair

The team at PWS enjoyed another great weekend building strong community relationships as sponsor of the Doha English Speak School Winter Fair. Whether for the kids or parents alike being out and an integral sponsor of events that bring families together such as these is what our team enjoy most.  It was our honour to kick of the Festive Season i…

8 OUT OF 10 MIDDLE EAST EXPATS ARE NOT SECURING THEIR FINANCES

    Eighty percent of Middle East Expats are not taking enough measures to secure their finances, new research has revealed. According to the new study by leading wealth management firm Prestige Wealth Solutions, 75-80% of expats in the Middle East need to act quickly in order to secure and benefit their finances. Prestige Wealth Sol…

5 REASONS WHY EVERY MIDDLE EAST EXPAT NEEDS A FINANCIAL ADVISOR

So, you’ve landed in Dubai and your family is enjoying the first flushes of your new life in the Middle East.Continue reading…