Being an American living overseas comes with many benefits, but also some challenges, particularly when you are looking for investment advice for Americans in the UK.

So, we’ve created this resource to help you navigate the complexities.

ESG Aware Investing

ESG Aware Investing

In today’s world, we believe ESG plays a key role in the analysis of a company’s operational stability. London & Capital’s ESG approach is folded into our investment strategy and the primary purpose remains to control downside risk and preserve capital in adverse economic conditions and financial market stress. There […]

The basics of ESG

The basics of ESG

What is ESG? ESG (or Environment, Social and Governance) is a framework which aims to complement the investment decision process by incorporating sustainability into one’s objectives, alongside financial returns of the investments. ESG investing integrates a more holistic approach by assessing the wider impact of set of criteria and themes […]

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Estate Planning for the Next Generation

There has been a lot of talk about the gift and estate tax exemption, currently $11.7m, being cut by half. Although nothing is guaranteed, we expect this to come into force as of 1st January 2022. If the allowance is not utilised before the end of the year, it will […]

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The upcoming tax changes to fund health and social care

Boris Johnson has made a commitment to provide £25bn for NHS England, approximately £5bn for healthcare in the devolved nations and £5.3bn for social care. To raise these revenues, two taxes are being raised: National Insurance (NIC) – National Insurance contributions will be going up by 1.25% for individuals both […]

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US Tax Proposals

An update Since the US Presidential election nearly a year ago, there has been a lot of noise surrounding tax proposals and in particular, tax increases for US taxpayers. The most recent tax act is a draft legislation produced by the Ways & Means Committee on Monday, 13 September 2021. […]

A guide to IPOs

A guide to IPOs

Initial Public Offerings, or IPOs, became a hot topic in 2020 with the most IPOs in a calendar since 2000. In a world where IPOs seem to be a weekly occurrence and more accessible to the retail investor.   Basics of an Initial Public Offering What is an IPO? An […]

Managing your wealth after a bereavement

Managing your wealth after a bereavement

Losing a loved one is distressing for anyone, but for many Americans living in the UK, it can create additional challenges. Ordinarily you have to liaise with medical staff, banks, and lawyers but it doesn’t end there if an American is involved. We have highlighted some of the issues when […]