Top 5 Tax Advantaged Trusts

15th November 2018

Trusts have been a useful tax structure for sensible tax planning since the Crusades: Crusaders were exempt from paying tax, but placed their property under a trustee’s care in their absence and had the King’s protection in case the trustee didn’t want to return the property later. Today, whether... read more

Posted in: Inheritance Tax, News, Tax

Gary Dugan appointed as CEO, Purple Asset Management (PAM)

7th November 2018

Industry veteran to further build out capabilities and footprint of the Independent Strategic Group’s joint venture with The Fry Group. The Fry Group, a global financial advisory group and Independent Strategic Group (ISG), a Fintech firm specialising in digital investment management solutions, has today announced that Gary Dugan will... read more

Posted in: Financial Planning, News

Understand the UK Residence Rules

12th September 2018

UK residence rules before 6 April 2013 were based on days of residence in the UK and were quite generous (183 days, or 91 days average over a four-year rolling period) compared to the latest rules. So what are the rules and should you be worried about time spent... read more

Posted in: Capital Gains Tax, News, Tax

The Fry Group Appoints Stuart McCulloch as Market Head, Middle East

20th June 2018

New Middle East head extends The Fry Group’s footprint into key growth territory. The Fry Group today announces that Stuart McCulloch will join as Market Head, Middle East to lead business expansion in the region. Stuart has 27 years’ experience in regulated financial services in the UK and the... read more

Posted in: News

The Fry Group Names Huw Wedlock as Incoming Singapore CEO

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Huw Wedlock as CEO of our Singapore office. In this role, Huw will spearhead our continued growth in Singapore and drive expansion throughout Asia. He will replace David Pugh, who after running the Singapore office for eight years, will be returning... read more

Posted in: News

Five easy ways to maximise tax breaks on UK property

11th May 2018

Maximising Tax Breaks on UK Property By Stephen Kelly Brits have always had a fascination with property, and it’s a fascination that continues for those who live abroad. A large amount of British expats will own property back in the UK, perhaps by hanging onto their former family home... read more

Posted in: News, Property