Thun In the Press

David Kuenzi, Thun Financial’s Founding Partner, is acknowledged as a leading expert on international investing and financial planning for American expatriates.  He is a regular “expert” contributor to the Wall Street Journal on topics related to expat investment and tax issues.  His writings have also appeared in the Wall Street Journal’s Op-Ed page, International Adviser Magazine, International Investment, and Emerging Money.  Furthermore, Mr. Kuenzi has been interviewed and widely quoted by the Economist, the BBC, CNN, CNBC, CNBC Europe, Bloomberg, Reuters, Business Week, and NPR, Financial Planning Magazine among many others.



David is also a frequent contributor to the Wall Street Journal. See a list of the Wall Street Journal articles written by David here.


Recent Media Featuring Thun Financial

– American Expats’ Tax Nightmare Wall Street Journal, by David Kuenzi

– David Kuenzi: helping American expats, Brits in the US through Taxing Times International Investment

– Brexit and Its Effects WKOW News 

– Fidelity Bans U.S. Investors Overseas From Buying Mutual Funds Wall Street Journal

– Six Financial Mistakes People Make When Retiring Abroad Wall Street Journal

– Why More Americans Are Renouncing U.S. Citizenship NPR

Overtax and over there The Economist

– Legal Tax Loopholes for Offshore Investors Wall Street Journal

Why Are Americans giving up their citizenship? BBC

– Banks Get Break on New Tax-Evasion Enforcement Wall Street Journal

– 3 Factors to Consider When Using College Savings Abroad U.S. News and World Report

– US institutions to expats: ‘Take your retirement account elsewhere – now’ International Adviser

– New Rules for Offshore Accounts Wall Street Journal

– Brynner’s Tax Spat Augurs Rush to Give Up U.S. Passports Bloomberg

– Wealthy Americans Queue to give up passports in Swiss capital. Bloomberg

– Expatriate Americans Break Up With Uncle Sam to Escape Tax Rules Wall Street Journal

– Tough tax rules see expats ditch their US passports CNBC

US Banking Lobby Urges congress to Challenge FATCA IGAs’ International Adviser, by David Kuenzi

– Retiring Abroad: Pitfalls of Paradise CNBC

– Why the rich are ditching their home country CNN

– Rich Americans Give Up Their Passports Business Week

– Eduardo Saverin’s citizenship is about U.S. imperial overreach Emerging Money, by David Kuenzi

– U.S. offshore banking industry strikes back at FATCA IGAsEmerging Money

– U.S. bank clients casualties in an ‘economic war’? World Radio Switzerland

– What FATCA Did to American Bank Customers in Switzerland PRI’s The World

– For some retirees, grass is greener south of the border Investment News

– Financial Planning for Americans Overseas Financial Planning Association

Invest Globally, Keep Assets Locally Financial Planning Magazine

– Are You Considering Retirement Abroad? What You Need to Know  Wealth Management


Please see the Americans Living Abroad page for more information about the investment management and financial planning services that Thun provides for American expatriates.