A Guide to Defined Benefit And The Recent Changes

Defined benefit pension plans are the traditional pension schemes often referred to as the gold standard of pensions. In a defined benefit pension scheme, the employer offers the retired employee a monthly sum based on their earnings, age and how long they worked for the company. They became popular after the Second World War, particularly at large corporations and companies ...

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Why Choose A Financial MSc Degree?

By adding an MSc in accountancy and finance to your CV your are not only opening up a route into a whole range of financial professions but doors will open that lead to a career in a host of other sectors which include advertising, journalism, law, sales, IT and marketing. The MSc in accounting and finance courses that are currently available ...

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YUKOS Shareholders Will Receive 1.9 Billion Euros from Russian Government

Just days after the Hague awarded a 50 billion dollar payout to some of YUKOS shareholders, the EHCR (European Court of Human Rights) has decreed that the Russian government pay out an additional 1.9 billion euros to the company’s shareholders.  This decision came as a result of the EHCR finding that Russia failed to “strike a fair balance” when it ...

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Credit History and Other Vital Factors Which Influence the Auto Insurance Rates

Auto insurance is designed to protect you from losses which may occur when you drive a motor vehicle. There are several coverages which are offered for automobile insurance. You must make sure that you opt for the best coverage. Auto insurance is important as it is required by law and is an important form of investment for car owners. Once ...

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Common Mistakes People Make When Filing Their Own Taxes

A tax firm is a company that assists individuals or business owners with tax filings and tax problems. These companies offer the expertise of an accountant whom can provide this assistance by filing income taxes, reviewingthe owed taxes, advising on how anything owed can be repaid and teaching techniques on how to avoid tax penalties. Most of these firms employ ...

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3 Tips on Business Asset Liquidation

The liquidation of a company is the legal winding up of a company that includes the sale of company assets to facilitate the payment of remaining debts to the company’s creditors and the dispersal of any remaining assets to the company’s shareholders.  While there are a variety of reasons of why a company may go through liquidation, the action of ...

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