“We provide clear fee-for-service investment advice and 21st Century solutions.”
David Bellingham
Chief Executive Officer, Black Swan Capital



About Us

Black Swan Capital is an independent investment advisory firm dedicated to delivering expert advice for the specific and unique needs of international professionals.

Our team has extensive global experience delivering exceptional financial advice. We are driven by our client service ethic above all else, building long term ongoing partnerships.
Black Swan Capital is independently owned so our responsibility is to you, the client, and not to any financial institution.

Black Swan Capital B.V. is part of Black Swan Capital (Europe), which is a Buchanan Capital company. Buchanan Capital is an independent adviser and strategic partner for unlisted firms operating in the financial services industry.

Contact us to experience the difference. We are Europe’s first truly independent investment advisory business dedicated to the needs of executives, expats and international professionals.

Where Are You on Your Financial Journey?

I am an investor
Every day, we speak with people like you who simply want to maintain and optimise the plans they have built to meet their financial goals. Click here to find out how we can help you towards a better financial future.
I know my financial target
You have already taken the first step by identifying your objective. Whether you want to save for future costs, future income or a specific project, we are here to help. Click here to see how we can help you build towards your personal goals.
I am new to this
Every journey begins somewhere. We want to be with you every step of the way. Click here to find out how we can help you identify your future goals and design the best route to achieve them together.
I need help
Every problem has a solution. Every difficulty can be a chance to learn and improve. We are here to help you now and we will be there to work towards your better financial future. Click here to find out how.


An independent and comprehensive service from an exceptional team...

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Our Services
We offer independent investment advice for expatriates and internationals, i.e. everyone living outside their home country…
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Our Philosophy
To ensure our customers truly receive the individual, independent advice we believe they are entitled to, we have developed an approach that really works…
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Our Team
A well rounded team of professionals, made up from industry experts and advisors, extensive global experience delivering exceptional financial advice…

Latest News

The 5 Key Factors You Need to Consider Before Investing

There are a number of factors to take into account whether you are planning and managing your investments yourself or getting professional advice. We consider five key factors when undertaking

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Are you taking the right investment risk?

We have written about a number of aspects of risk and volatility in financial and investment management recently, including: managing unexpected events; how to act after something goes wrong; the

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What to Do When Things Go Wrong

Slipped up? Wish the advice arrived sooner? We have written recently here about how to prepare for the unexpected and how to protect yourself from future upsets, but what if

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Coping with Surprises

Sometimes, very rarely, everything goes exactly according to plan. Far more often, there are shocks to the system. Whether you find yourself away on holiday with the family and suddenly

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Your Top 5 Questions this Month

With the summer holiday period officially finished, schools are back, working life has resumed and we are seeing a lot of requests for help as people get their financial lives

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Investing Irrationally- Behavioural Economics

We recently wrote about risk profiling and how we align our clients’ goals to the dynamics of the markets and their assessed risk profile. You can read more about it

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Contact Details

Please feel free to contact us via any of the methods below.
We look forward to hearing from you.

Head Office

Herengracht 282, 1016 BX Amsterdam.

(+31) 20 521 9375