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The Channel Islands Aircraft Registry -2 REG – continues to expand

With new aircraft signings and a new member of staff, The Channel Islands Aircraft Registry (2-REG) continues to expand, just ten months after its launch. Lisa Wheeldon has been appointed as Applications Officer to support the increase in registry applications. With a background in air traffic management she will be coordinating with aircraft owners their […]

Ipes shortlisted for the Fund Advisory – Administrator award at the unquote” British Private Equity Awards 2014

Guernsey, 16September 2014 –Ipes has been shortlisted for the Fund Advisory – Administrator award at the unquote” British Private Equity Awards 2014. This award recognises professionalism, thought-leadership and the ability to consistently add value throughout the year. Ipes’ submission focused on the launch of our AIF Depositary.  On 22 July 2013 Ipes rolled out a […]

Guernsey adds 42 new funds in quarter two

Guernsey’s financial services regulator approved 42 new investment funds during the second quarter of this year, resulting in a total of 131 additions during the 12 months to the end of June. Figures from the Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) show that 33 new funds were approved during the third quarter of 2013 and 30 […]

RAW Capital Partners launches a new cash fund in conjunction with JCAP Treasury Services

RAW Capital Partners launches a new cash fund in conjunction with JCAP Treasury Services

Financial services companies from both Jersey and Guernsey have combined skills to launch a cash deposit fund aimed at Trustees, Company and Fund administrators and private clients. The Fund represents a unitised version of JCAP’s successful cash pooling model utilising their Trident software. The Investment objective of the Fund is to generate a better return […]

Appointments

Marc Cleeve promoted to director at Deloitte

Marc Cleeve has recently been promoted to become a director at Deloitte in Jersey.   Marc has been with Deloitte for over 12 years and he will focus on leading the organisation’s banking and debt fund offering across the offshore group. In addition, Marc is responsible for the recruitment of experienced staff in the Jersey […]

Growth For Louvre

Growth For Louvre

A new appointment at LouvreFund sees Marco Ferreira join as a Manager. Marco will spend approximately six months working in the Guernsey office before heading out to Asia to lead LouvreFund’s expansion plans in the area. Marco brings in-depth fund experience to the role, with over 16 years in the finance industry both here in […]

Promotions at Orchard PR

Promotions at Orchard PR

Public relations agency Orchard has promoted Harriet Black to consultant and John McCarthy to senior account executive. Ms Black is joining the senior consultancy team after three and a half years with the company. In her new role she will be responsible for directing PR and communications campaigns for a number of Orchard’s clients in […]

ARC Recruits Guy Christie for London office

Asset Risk Consultants (“ARC”) are pleased to announce the appointment of Guy Christie as a director of its new London operation, which will be opening its doors on 1st October 2014. Guy, who is a Chartered Accountant, was previously a Client Director at Schroders and prior to that an Investment Director and member of the […]

Events

Education: The theme of the Institute of Directors Winter Seminar Series

The Guernsey branch of the Institute of Directors and event sponsor for the second year, JT, have announced the dates for the 2014-2015 Winter Seminar Series. Designed to offer thought provoking insight and to open-up dialogue among IoD members, the seminars highlight specific issues affecting Guernsey and the theme for this series is education. The […]

Double shortlisting for Saffery Champness

Saffery Champness’ Guernsey and Geneva offices have been shortlisted for the 2015 Citywealth International Financial Centre Awards. Both branches of the fiduciary firm have been nominated for Trust Company of the Year in their respective jurisdictions. The awards, now in their fourth year, were established to highlight the excellence of the advisors and managers in […]

Startup Guernsey to boost business relationships at speed networking breakfast

Startup Guernsey is partnering up with the Rise and Shine breakfast club to host a speed networking breakfast aimed at connecting emerging and established local businesses from across all sectors. The breakfast event will take place in the Dave Ferguson Hall at Beau Sejour Leisure Centre from 8am on 17 September and will launch the […]

Battle of Britain Parade 9.40am – Animal Welfare Seafront Sunday 14th September

This Sunday is the biggest event of the year for the GSPCA. The day is packed with events, stalls and more but for stall holders we are asking everyone to set up between 8am and 930am with all vehicles parked by 930am as there is the Battle of Britain parade who prepare at 9.40am and […]

Editor's Choice

Collas Crill Trust are Trust Company of the Year finalists in STEP Private Client Awards 2014

Collas Crill Trust has been named as a finalist in the STEP Private Client Awards 2014. The Guernsey based team has been shortlisted in the Trust Company of the Year category. Business Development Manager Heath Martorella said: “We are delighted to be named as a finalist by the leading professional institute for trustees. This is […]

Guernsey Electricity supports unveiling of Victor Hugo statue

Guernsey Electricity supports unveiling of Victor Hugo statue

On Sunday 6 July Guernsey Electricity is supporting the celebration of the centenary of the Victor Hugo statue. The statue has undergone extensive renovation this year, including restoring gilt lettering as originally applied. There will be a delegation of guests from France including descendants of Victor Hugo’s family and the Conseil Générale of La Manche. […]

Island-wide survey aims to identify skills gaps and shortages

Island-wide survey aims to identify skills gaps and shortages

AN ISLAND-WIDE telephone survey aimed at identifying the mismatch between the skills that employees have and those that are needed, now and in the future, starts next week. Skills Guernsey, a public private partnership tasked with developing and implementing a skills strategy for the island, is carrying out the analysis to understand in detail the […]

Alan Turing honoured by C5 Alliance

Alan Turing honoured by C5 Alliance

C5 Alliance, Guernsey, hosted a ceremony on 25 June to officially rename its headquarters. The former Itex House is now known as Turing House. The new name was chosen in honour and recognition of Alan Turing – the individual cited as the father of modern computer science – whose code breaking skills helped crack the […]

Community News

Pop-up shop helps Home-Start reach funding targets

Generous donations of clothes and accessories helped family support charity Home-Start raise vital funds during their week in the OSA Pop-Up Shop. After asking the public for any donations that they could sell during the week, the charity received an influx of items including a selection of dresses from local store Miss Nob, helping the […]

£19,450 awarded to charities working with elderly people

The first round of the Pargiter Trust Grants has seen more than £19,000 awarded to Bailiwick charities working with elderly people. Five recipients were awarded grants: Milly’s Foundation, Guernsey Hard of Hearing Association, Carers Coming Together, EldadElim Church and the Guernsey Arts Commission. The Guernsey Community Foundation has been working with the Pargiter Trust, a […]

Sure Community Foundation buys cuddle swing for Le Murier School

CHILDREN at Le Murier School will get a cuddle swing thanks to a donation from the Sure Community Foundation. The school is investing in a range of sensory of equipment for its pupils, who have special educational needs. It is hoped that the swing, which costs just over £400, will be relaxing and calming for […]

Ride For Life on the MUG Dominion Bike Ride – 5th October 2014

Get on your bike this October and help raise money for MUG – Guernsey’s male cancer charity. The second MUG Dominion Bike Ride takes place on 5th October 2014. 95 per cent of the route is off-road and will take riders along 12 miles of beautiful coastal paths. It will take around two hours to […]

Charity News

Guernsey Golf Development Squad to host charity golf day in aid of Male Uprising Guernsey

Guernsey Golf Development Squad to host charity golf day in aid of Male Uprising Guernsey

GUERNSEY’S top young golfers are getting behind Male Uprising Guernsey with a special fundraising activity. A sponsored golf marathon will see members of the 22-man Guernsey Golf Development Squad, sponsored by ABN AMRO, play as many holes as possible in one day. The players, who will be wearing MUG branded kit provided by the male […]

Garenne Group get on their bikes to raise £15,000

Garenne Group get on their bikes to raise £15,000

A TEAM from Garenne Group which took part in the London to Brighton bike ride has beaten its fundraising target of £10,000. The 20-strong team took part in the 54-mile long bike ride which is said to be Europe’s biggest fundraising cycle ride and attracted 28,000 riders. The Garenne team aimed to raise £5,000 for […]

Sign up for this year’s ultimate summer action!

This Summer, Tri-Ultimate Guernsey is back! – Only bigger and better. On Sunday 7th September islanders will be digging out their swimming goggles, pumping up their tyres and dusting off their trainers for an action packed day of summer fun in order to raise funds for local charity Hope for a Child. Competitors will be […]

Golfers invited to ‘Drive to St. Andrews’ for Home Start

Golfers invited to ‘Drive to St. Andrews’ for Home Start

Local architectural design practice PF+A, in association with Home Start Guernsey, is calling all golfers to take part in a charity “Drive to St Andrews” challenge. The charity golf drive will be held on Sunday 24August and is challenging teams of golfers to hit a combined distance of 1,000km (621 miles) – the equivalent distance […]

Other News

RAW Capital Partners launches a new cash fund in conjunction with JCAP Treasury Services

RAW Capital Partners launches a new cash fund in conjunction with JCAP Treasury Services

| September 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Financial services companies from both Jersey and Guernsey have combined skills to launch a cash deposit fund aimed at Trustees, Company and Fund administrators and private clients. The Fund represents a unitised version of JCAP’s successful cash pooling model utilising their Trident software. The Investment objective of the Fund is to generate a better return […]

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Asset Risk Consultants releases details of improved Suggestus platform

| September 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Asset Risk Consultants (ARC) has delivered an expansion of functionality and coverage of its SUGGESTUS discretionary investment manager research portal(www.SUGGESTUS.com). The SUGGESTUS website showcases the capabilities of those private client discretionary managers that have achieved ARC’s 3D Due Diligence rating by exhibiting a dedication to the principles of substance, transparency and engagement. The research portal […]

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SECOND QUARTER 2014 – INVESTMENT SECTOR STATISTICS

| September 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Investment Funds The net asset value of total funds under management and administration has decreased in Sterling terms over the quarter ended 30 June 2014 by £2.9 billion (-1.1%) to £261.3 billion. For the year since 30 June 2013, total net asset values decreased by £24.7 billion (-8.6%). Within these totals Guernsey domiciled open-ended funds decreased by […]

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Bedell has two lawyers featured in industry rising stars list

| September 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bedell Cristin is the only offshore law firm to have two practitioners included in the lists of the ‘Top 35 Under 35’ published this week by the leading private wealth magazine, eprivateclient.com (Private Client Practitioner). Nancy Chien and Kellyann Ozouf are both senior associates in Bedell’s International Private Client group, which is ranked as a […]

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