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White paper: International Benefits Management – managing your global benefits strategy

Flexible benefits platforms are becoming increasingly popular, with 80% of employers with more than 100 employees offering some form of flexible benefits scheme, compared with just 11% a decade ago. However, global mobility of employees is on the rise, with nearly 57 million expats predicted by 2017, which can add further complexity to your picture. 

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Analysis: People are doing more for longer

What do Pierre Cardin and Jean Miller have in common? French fashion designer Cardin, aged 93, is the last survivor of Parisian haute couture and still controls a global business empire; Miller, aged 92, is a cloakroom attendant at the Vidal Sassoon hair salon in Glasgow, having been there for 17 years. Both are still […]


Bank of Ireland adds Sesame to its intermediary panel

Bank of Ireland has opened up its intermediary distribution with the addition of Sesame to its panel. The lender re-entered the broker market under its own brand last December, first distributing through LSL estate agency subsidiaries Reeds Rains, Your Move and Embrace Mortgage Services. It then opened up to First Complete, Openwork and Intrinsic this […]


TSC member: Lobby US to cancel RBS’ £5bn fines

The Foreign Office should lobby the US to scrap litigation against the Royal Bank of Scotland, according to Treasury select committee member Jacob Rees-Mogg. RBS is facing $8bn (£5bn) worth of fines over mortgage-backed securities sold in the US before the financial crisis. The Telegraph reports Conservative MP Rees-Mogg asked the bosses of UK Financial […]


House prices up 9% in the past year

House prices rose 9 per cent year-on-year in the three months to August, says Halifax. Annual growth in August was lower than June’s 9.6 per cent but higher than last month’s 7.8 per cent. On a monthly basis, the average price was up 2.7 per cent to £204,674. Halifax housing economist Martin Ellis says: “The […]


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