It’s a scene that’s familiar across Europe: spreadsheets piled up on the dining room table, laptop open on a kitchen worktop, and reports sitting on the sofa or the bed.
Guest article by Altura Mortgage Finance According to government data, in 2019 there were approximately 6.2 million people with non-British nationality living in the UK and 9.5 million people who
At this time of year, many expats receive an annual bonus in the form of cash, company shares or both. How you deal with this additional capital can have a
Is the common saying “money can’t buy happiness” true? Research had said it was true to a point and that beyond a certain level of income additional wealth did not
Inflation is one of those topics that is important; it can be quite impactful on your investments and spending power, but, for many it is not very interesting or exciting.
We know that it can be particularly difficult as a US citizen living in Europe when it comes to managing your money. The US non-resident tax and reporting laws are
The uncertainty of the last year, as the world has adapted to the many impacts of the coronavirus, the oil price war of 2020 and the impacts of Brexit, have
“Should I buy a property when I am living as an expat in Europe?” This is a question we are frequently asked at Black Swan Capital by expats living in
At Black Swan Capital, we work with a number of US citizens and American connected people living in Europe. We know that managing your finances, can be particularly complicated. As
For many people, the way we work has been through a seismic shift in the last year. Many expats across Europe have stopped commuting to their office and are now
At Black Swan Capital, we speak a lot about ESG investing and apply the philosophies to the way we operate ourselves, including how we recommend and manage client assets. ESG
Maybe you’ve just got the overseas posting and now it’s time to plan the details of family life, or perhaps you are already living abroad and have made the decision
The chance to live and work abroad is an enriching experience, bringing excitement and satisfaction in many ways. It also causes challenges and some of these have been notably intensified
The new year resolution is a rather cliché topic for this time of year, so we won’t write an article about that. Many people have gone into 2021 with a
For our first article of 2021, we are taking a serious look at the economics of Covid-19 and lockdowns, and what it might mean for our societies and therefore for
As we come to the end of an extraordinary year, we want to wish you the very best of Season’s Greetings, however you are celebrating this time of year and