|In September, deVere Group was once again one of the highest profile advisory firms in the media, setting international, national, regional and local news agendas around the world.
Below is just a flavour of deVere Group’s coverage in September 2014:
deVere Group’s warnings regarding America’s high rate of business tax and the threat of capital flight were covered by Fox News, with deVere USA’s Senior Area Manager, Benjamin Alderson, being interviewed on the channel’s flagship Varney & Co programme. The statements we issued also prompted a BBC America report in which Mr Alderson featured. deVere founder and Chief Executive, Nigel Green, was also invited to write a column on this issue for entrepreneur.com, a leading U.S. business news site. In addition, the CEO’s observations were featured by The New York Post, News Max, Money News, Global Finance magazine, Politico, Value Walk, and The San Francisco Chronicle, amongst others.
deVere’s analysis of the financial and economic impact of Scotland’s historic vote for independence, which resulted in a ‘no’ outcome, was run by many media outlets, including The Daily Express, Economic Voice, Yahoo! Finance, Global Banking & Finance Magazine and The Daily Telegraph, which quoted deVere Group’s Head of FX, James Stanton, on its front page; whilst Tom Elliott, deVere’s International Investment Strategist, was quoted by The International Business Times, Mondo Visione, Economia, FTSE Global Markets, International Finance Magazine, and IFA Magazine, to name a handful.
In September, deVere’s statements about expat financial matters, pension transfers and other retirement and financial planning issues were featured by a host of different publications. These included The Telegraph, FT Adviser, Global Banking & Finance magazine, Money Market, Money Observer, Prima (magazine, page 50), Yorkshire Post, Mature Times (page 11), The National(UAE) and Choice Magazine (pages 66 and 74), amongst many others.
Tom Elliott’s comments regarding geopolitical risk were picked up by The South China Morning Post (page 105), Global Investor magazine, WealthManagement.com, FT Adviser, Finance Offshore, Private Asset Management magazine, Business Insider, Investment Adviser (page 34) and Financial Planner, to select a few outlets. He also appeared on CNBC to discuss this issue.
In addition, Mr Elliott was quoted by CNBC.com on FX-related matters, whilst Mr Stanton was interviewed by Dukascopy TV (Switzerland).
Value Walk, Global Banking & Finance Review, and Business Money News splashed comments made by Mr Green on the OECD’s actions on tax avoidance; whilst Financial Advisor Magazine (U.S.) visited deVere’s new San Francisco office to interview Area Manager, Adrian Flambard, with International Adviser, Business Insider, Funds Society and FTF News, also picking up on the launch of the first West Coast office; and Money Marketing in South Africa published a column by Greg Stockton, Divisional Manager of Africa, on how to choose a financial adviser.