Switzerland agrees to relax banking secrecy - ?The beginning of the end of tax havens?

The ?tax haven? landscape has shifted. Over a matter of days a number of key jurisdictions, including Switzerland, bowed to global pressure and pledged to adopt international standards of tax

Are Bonds The Place To Be With Your Money?

Recent financial events have been momentous. Our grandchildren and great grandchildren will probably be studying the credit crisis and all its consequences in their economics courses.

How Will The ?Tax Black Hole? Be Filled?

If the economic downturn isn?t depressing enough in putting a tight squeeze on personal finances, more gloom lies ahead for taxpayers. When the recovery gets under way they will probably face t

The Cost Of A Ripe Old Age

We hear reports of new potential cancer treatments around the corner that could change the face of the disease for the better. Stem cell technology could be leading the way towards a continuous