18th October 2016
The winter festive season will be here before we know it, so now’s the time to give your personal finances the once-over. How are you fixed? Are you ready for what’s coming?
1st September 2016
South African Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan could “buckle” the Rand if he gets fired. What does that mean to South African expats working in the UAE?
23rd June 2016
It is well known that the US is the only country that can print money without control. But how do other nations of the world accept it? In this article, we will find out how (and why).
7th June 2016
The first five months of 2016 have been exemplified by large stock fluctuations, variable GDP and a shift in the global market structure. Here, we take a closer look at the global economy.
4th May 2016
AlphaGo has been hailed as the turning point in the evolution of machine learning and artificial intelligence. We take a look at artificial intelligence and what it means for financial services.
31st January 2016
No matter what went wrong for you financially last year, the new year is an opportunity to turn everything around and start fresh. We look at the best tips to get your financial house in order!
10th January 2016
Expats in the UAE have a lot to think about financially. The team at Holborn Assets have compiled a list of 7 financial mistakes to avoid and make 2016 your best year yet financially.
8th October 2015
What is offshore banking? What are the risks and limitations? Why Open an Offshore Bank Account? Holborn Assets answers seven of the most frequently asked questions about offshore banking.
22nd September 2015
Everyone probably knows what a bucket list is made up of; the list of things, big goals and dreams you’d like to achieve.
25th June 2015
Lombard lending can represent an interesting financing alternative for those who have access to it. But what is Lombard lending, and how can you be able to benefit from it? We find out.
26th May 2015
When paying for goods and services, there are usually multiple payment options. Cash, debit card and credit card are the most common, and each payment method has strengths and weaknesses.
12th May 2015
Previously, we explained the different sources of supply and demand in the global gold market. Here, we will look at the factors affecting the investment demand for gold and gold prices.
7th May 2015
Virtually everything in the global financial markets is notoriously hard to predict. However, most experts will agree that one asset which is impossible to forecast is gold.
16th April 2015
The stock market rally has continued on both sides of the Atlantic. If you have investments in the Eurozone, you may have lost considerable amounts of money in recent months.
2nd April 2015
Retirement planning is not only saving enough to live off in retirement but also to make sure you don't overpay in taxes. That means reviewing the ways you save for retirement constantly.
3rd March 2015
The sovereign debt crisis in Greece has been in the economic news for five years. It has affected the global markets and possibly your finances, even if you don't live in the Eurozone.
24th February 2015
Check your National Insurance Contributions (NICs) online! Your NICs record decides whether you get a UK State Pension and how much. Here is how you can check your NICs for yourself.