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Shining a light: practical tips around Chinese buyers investing in UK property

13 October 2020

This webinar took place on the 13th October and is now available 'on-demand'.

China and UK trade and investment is in a challenging period due to recent global events and politics.

In these uncertain times, clarity is what people seek. That is why we are “Shining a Light” and providing some practical training as regards property ownership and tax in the UK. We will also have a market update from one of the experts, and a measured view from the Chinese side, a lawyer based in Shanghai.

Join us for a Webinar co-presented by Birmingham China Business Forum and hosted by Browne Jacobson with the following speakers:

  • Zo Hoida, President of BCBF and Real Estate Partner at Browne Jacobson – Chair
  • Pavanjeet Kaur, Property Lawyer at Browne Jacobson and Rebecca Hawkins, Tax Lawyer at Browne Jacobson – Registration of ownership in the UK and changes for foreign investors/recent updates in the property tax regime
  • Monique Royle, Divisional director at Fleurets – Market Update
  • David Zou, Partner at Grandway Law - "Shifting Mindset and its Impact on Chinese Outbound Investment in UK Property

If you can't make the live session but would like to receive a copy of the on-demand recording, we would encourage you to still register for the event. This will ensure you receive a link to the recording as soon as it is available. Alternatively a link to the webinar will be shared on our website and LinkedIn page in due course.

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