Archive for Author: Juan.laz

Monthly commentary: June 2020

Although countries with a high number of Covid-19 cases and those relying heavily on tourism, trade and exports are being hugely affected by the pandemic, its’ important to remember this is a global crisis affecting countries worldwide. Analysts are predicting that the global economy is estimated to shrink by...

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Understanding capital gains tax

Capital Gains Tax is the tax which is due as a result of the financial gain (often referred to as profit) received once an asset is sold or disposed of. The total gain is calculated by subtracting the sale value from the original purchase value.

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How has the Corona Virus affected Chinese Markets?

The first case of the corona virus was identified on the 31st of December, causing speculation and fear among investors in the Chinese market. As the scale of the potential impact of the virus started to become apparent, and further cases were confirmed on 17th January, the HSCEI (Hang...

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