Because our trusted advisers speak the languages and understand the jurisdictions of the countries they work in, you can rest assured that you will be receiving a service that reflects not only who you are but also where you live.
Giving something back – Blacktower in the community
Blacktower’s success has been built on nurturing positive relationships in the communities we work in. This is why we have undertaken a number of charity events throughout our years in different locations.
Our team in Portugal have on different occasions partnered with charities like ACCA (Algarve Children in Need Association), AEDA (Riding for the Disabled in the Algarve), Sovereign Art Foundation and local Rotary Clubs.
Blacktower possesses a range of important memberships and accreditations to support its ex-pat investment management work. These include the following:
John Westwood is the Chairman of The Federation of European Independent Financial Advisors (FEIA) - a trade association which that represents English-speaking Independent Financial Advisers (IFAs) operating throughout mainland Europe.
Portugal British Chamber of Commerce - a non-profit organisation which promotes commercial links between businesses in the UK and Portugal.
Gibraltar Insurance Association - an organisation which provides open communication and information on a range of issues relating to insurance in the jurisdiction of Gibraltar.
Gibraltar Chamber of Commerce - for the promotion of and benefit to the general trade of Gibraltar
What we do for you
We are committed to a high level of attention to detail and professionalism and we can assist you with all of the following:
• International pension transfers
• Tax efficient vehicles
• Discretionary fund management
• Regular savings
• Wealth management
• Cross border tax planning
• Inheritance planning
A country’s bureaucracy can sometimes be frustrating and may seem to present obstacles to your objectives, as such, now may be a good time to ensure that your money works for you in the best possible way by making financial plans for your future. Most important, speak to Blacktower for your peace of mind.
Helping you accomplish your aspirations
Blacktower can help you achieve all your key financial goals, from education fee planning to savings, pension planning and sound wealth management. We are a leading firm and use our experience and qualifications to help you find the right products for your circumstances, personal or business, home or abroad.
We have consultants throughout Europe who, as well as speaking English, also speak the language of the country they operate in.