Protecting against exchange rate volatility

6th August 2019

With unprecedented political and economic uncertainty upon us, it is more important than ever to protect income and assets from exchange rate volatility. Ed Read-Cutting, Director of our Belgium office, explores the options. It is clear that nothing is certain in the UK political scene. Anything could happen in... read more

Posted in: Financial Planning

BBCA’s Midsummer Garden Party

19th July 2019

After the success of the previous year, it was a pleasure for us to sponsor and participate in this year’s Brussels British Community Association (BBCA) midsummer garden party on 16 June 2019. Diogo, James and Ewa, representatives of The Fry Group, were pleased to attend and help out with... read more

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The British School of Brussels Awards Ceremony

28th June 2019

We were honoured to support The British School of Brussels Awards Ceremony on Tuesday 25th June, held in the prestigious Promotiezaal (Presentation Hall) at Leuven University. Ed Read Cutting was delighted to be able to read out the citation for this year’s The Fry Group ‘Creativity, Action and Service’... read more

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Gold Standard Award for Pension Transfers

19th June 2019

The Fry Group* has been awarded the CII Gold Standard for pension transfer advice. This voluntary code was introduced last month by the Pensions Advice Taskforce, a representative industry body set up by the Personal Finance Society who work to promote ethical behaviour, high standards of professionalism for technical... read more

Posted in: Pensions, Uncategorized

PWI Event II: ‘Women & Money’

12th June 2019

The Fry Group hosted the second event in the series ‘Women & Money’ in conjunction with Professional Women International (PWI) on 23rd May 2019. Amanda Newell of The Fry Group opened the event and was joined by two guest speakers Susanna Di Feliciantonia – Head of European Affairs at... read more

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Listening and Learning

2nd May 2019

David Pugh, our Global Head of Sales and Marketing, explains why client feedback is so important to us. One of our six company values is to delight our clients. And sometimes getting to grips with finances feels far from a delight! We know that for many the thought of... read more

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Sustainable and Responsible Investment

10th April 2019

The concept of Sustainable and Responsible Investment (SRI) has been a key theme for us over the last 3 months. On Thursday 4th April we hosted an evening event, in central Brussels, with the support of NN Investment Partners and M&G Asset Management. Dr Martin Porter of the University... read more

Posted in: Financial Planning, Investments

A Visit from the Experts

9th April 2019

Our UK Tax experts, Debbie Benson and Julian Smith, and our UK Wills expert, Carole Rowe, visited Brussels in March for individual advice meetings and informative seminars. Presentations were held at the European Commission and at our Brussels office where updates on recent changes in regulations were provided followed... read more

Posted in: News, Tax

Key Investment Trends for 2019

27th March 2019

Understanding the global factors which impact world markets is invaluable when investment planning. Key investment trends were explored as part of our annual investment conference, held in January over five locations across the world. Clients joined our teams to hear from Gary Dugan, CEO of PAM, about the major... read more

Posted in: Financial Planning

Supporting Professional Women International

26th March 2019

The Fry Group was delighted to be the Golden Sponsor for the PWI (Professional Women International) gala dinner on March 8th. The event celebrated International Women’s Day. The dinner was well-attended with various male and female keynote speakers, all advocating a more gender balanced world. Amanda Newell, our Financial... read more

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