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Sustainable Investing for your Children’s Future

18th October 2018

Brussels Childbirth Trust Event – October 16th 2018 A group of Brussels Childbirth Trust members met at The Fry Group Brussels office to listen to Amanda Newell explain how to invest for their children’s future using Socially Responsible & Sustainable Investments. Amanda Newell covered the financial planning aspects whilst... read more

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The Fry Group at Expat Financial Affairs

On Tuesday 9th October The Fry Group were present at the British Chamber of Commerce Expat Financial Affairs event of which we were the Supporting Sponsor. Ed Read Cutting (Pensions) & Amanda Newell (Understanding Life Insurance) both presented at the event, held at the plush BNP Paribas conference centre... read more

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What the Belgian ‘Wealth Tax’ means for you…

21st June 2018

Marc Quaghebeur, De Broeck Van Laere & Partners The Act of 7 February 2018, one that essentially is a ‘wealth tax’, sees the introduction of an annual 0.15 percent tax on financial instruments held in securities accounts valued over €500,000. On the surface this seems fairly straightforward, on further... read more

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Brussels Childbirth Trust

13th June 2018

On Tuesday 5th June, Amanda Newell spoke at an informal interactive event for the BCT (Brussels Childbirth Trust) on the topic of ‘What happens if I die in Belgium and Understanding Life Insurance.’ She was accompanied by our Belgium Director Ed Read Cutting. Amanda outlined the procedures required to... read more

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Events in April – Brussels Office

29th April 2016

From the 26th to 28th April Peter Langridge, Senior UK Tax Adviser and Stephen Wright, Operations Manager of the Estates Team visited the Brussels office. They made two presentations as well as holding three days of meetings helping clients with UK tax issues and estate planning and wills respectively.... read more

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Changes to Intestacy Law

3rd October 2014

Changes to Intestacy Law New legislation came into force on 1st October 2014 concerning how an estate in the UK is handled if someone dies without a will. The new law will mean the entire estate is passed to the spouse or civil partner as long as there are... read more

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The Fry Group Acquires Horsham-based Ridgeford Consultants

5th September 2014

Ridgeford Consultants The Fry Group has recently acquired Horsham-based Ridgeford Consultants which brings a portfolio of 30 Sussex-based clients worth circa £12m. All Ridgeford Consultants clients will be looked after by the Worthing office of The Fry Group and a number of client meetings will be held jointly over... read more

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Demystifying Pensions

8th April 2014

Demystifying Pensions On 10 April at 18:00 the British Chamber of Commerce in Belgium will host a presentation on demystifying pensions in Belgium and the financial decisons you need to make between now and retirement. Caroline Huys from the National Office of Pensions will be joined by Fulcra Managing Director... read more

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Fulcra supports BSB ISST teams

4th March 2014

Fulcra supports BSB ISST teams Last night (3rd March) Managing Director, Ed Read Cutting and Project Developer Ian Youd presented training tops to the British School of Brussels’ 1st XV rugby team and Dolphins swimming squad, both of whom are competing in this weekends prestigious International Schools Sports Tournament... read more

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