For Expatriates

This section is designed to support you if you are relocating. Whether you’re moving within the UK, coming to the UK, or relocating overseas on an international assignment, we’re here to help, with the latest news, articles and practical advice on a range of key subjects, from property and schools to lifestyle, partner’s career options and settling in your new area. From new graduates and young professionals, through families with children, to senior executives, we have something for everyone.

Education & Schools

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UK exports: why British education is big business

With the popularity of the UK curriculum around the world at an all time high, London’s International and Private Schools Education Forum (IPSEF) revealed the potential opportunities for UK schools looking to open abroad… as long as they understand their marketplace.

Expatriate life

Chinese and US flag illustrates the Sept 2018 weekly Relocate news roundup which includes an article about the US/China trade war and expats who vow to keep their firms in China.

Weekly news roundup: 20 September 2018

This week's David Sapsted roundup includes information about the UK economy, Brexit, expat taxes in The Netherlands, the US-China "trade war", a neoliberal think tank proposed "free trade agreement" between the US and UK, and new visa laws for expat retirees in the UAE.
The importance of languages in improving career prospects: Merchiston

Languages: opening a world of opportunities

Learning a new language is one of the first – and greatest – challenges of relocating to another country. We look at the opportunities that it provides and find out how some of the UK’s top independent schools approach language teaching.
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Weekly Roundup: 16 August 2018

This week's Relocate roundup includes: the most 'liveable city' worldwide, Brexit-related corporate relocations from and within the UK, and good employment news for the city of Detroit, Michigan.

Health

World map showing exports

UK exports: why British education is big business

With the popularity of the UK curriculum around the world at an all time high, London’s International and Private Schools Education Forum (IPSEF) revealed the potential opportunities for UK schools looking to open abroad… as long as they understand their marketplace.
Berlin skyline with Spree river

German expats rate it top for career prospects

Germany, the UK and Bahrain rated top 3 destinations for expat career prospects analysing factors such as work-life balance, acquiring new skills, work culture, fulfilment, benefits and earnings propects.
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Assignees to be hit with post-Brexit social security bill

National Insurance cost warnings for companies sending employees on international assignments to Poland, Hungary and Czech Republic. One accountant suggests costs could more than double.

Partners & Family

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72% of globally mobile people unhappy with work-life balance

New research from health insurer Cigna shines highlights the impact of global mobility on family life and personal wellbeing, and how employers can further develop their support.
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Call for more large companies to subsidise childcare

Research into the ambitions of 1,000 working parents by Cuckooz Nest, an innovative workspace and integrated nursery company, highlights the gap between many working parents’ aspirations and the reality.
Relocate magazine winter january issue 2018

Relocate magazine January 2019 – coming soon!

The next issue of the leading international magazine for HR, global managers and relocation professionals will explore the big themes from autumn’s conference and what 2019 has in store for mobility.

Residential Property

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Modest outlook for UK property in 2019

Slow UK house price growth in 2018 is expected to continue into 2019. Wealthy foreign buyers took advantage of a fall in the pound as luxury home sales are up and house sellers are accepting lower prices.
Crown World Mobility Lisa Johnson

Get ready for 2019 with a Crown-sponsored ERC webinar

The ERC webinar, hosted by Lisa Johnson at Crown World Mobility, will provide insights for Global Mobility professionals to consider as they prepare for 2019.
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Weekly Roundup: 6 September 2018

This week's roundup includes information about UK fintech, the Polish government's appeal to expat workers, the UK government's scheme to recruit non-EU citizens, permanent residency in Qatar for expat citizens, Scotland's offer to pay visa fees for EU27 citizens, and UK mortgages.
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