Author Archive: James Qualtrough

James Qualtrough (Jamesq) is the Founder and Editor of Isle News and is based on the Isle of Man. Isle News is a news site for the UK offshore jurisdictions of the Isle of Man, Jersey and Guernsey.

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C5 appoints Leyla Abreu to project delivery team

| August 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

C5 Alliance in Guernsey has appointed Leyla Abreu as a consultant in its growing project delivery team. An accomplished project manager, Miss Abreu has more than 15 years’ experience working in the financial services industry. Returning to the island after working in London in the operations and shared services division of a global organisation, Miss […]

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Board appointments at Heritage International Fund Managers Limited

Board appointments at Heritage International Fund Managers Limited

| August 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Heritage International Fund Managers Limited (HIFM), one of Guernsey’s leading independent management-owned fund administration businesses,has promoted Associate Directors Kevin Smith, James Christie and Mariana Enevoldsen to the board. Mr Smith, who has worked within the Guernsey financial services industry since 1996, joined HIFM in 2006 and has responsibility for the administration of a portfolio of […]

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Toilet regeneration at Delancey starts

| August 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Work to refurbish the toilets in Delancey Park will start on 1st September. This much-needed phase of the Delancey Park regeneration has been organised and funded by the Admiral de Saumarez Trust in close consultation with the St Sampson’s Douzaine and Culture & Leisure department. As well as male and female amenities, the block will […]

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New Water Quality Risk Manager joins Guernsey Water

New Water Quality Risk Manager joins Guernsey Water

| August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Margaret McGuinness has joined Guernsey Water as Water Quality Risk Manager after almost 20 years’ experience within the industry. A Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry and member of the Royal Society of Public Health, Mrs McGuinness has also chaired the Public Health Network for Water UK. Mrs McGuinness has an in depth knowledge […]

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C5 partners with network optimiser Riverbed

| August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

C5 Alliance in Guernsey has partnered with network optimisation company Riverbed Technology to help local businesses benefit from cloud-based enterprise computing platforms without high bandwidth costs. Riverbed’s solutions focus on network management and optimisation, particularly across hybrid cloud architectures – where a business has an on-premise network but also uses cloud-based services. Matt Ferbrache, head […]

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‘Convertibles’ lead a buoyant half-year for the CISE

| August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Convertible bonds were prominent among the 203 newly listed securities on the Channel Islands Securities Exchange (CISE) during the first half of 2015. The number of new listings is up 14.7% on the same time last year and takes the total number of listed securities on the CISE to 2226 at the end of June […]

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Collas Crill appoints commercial property specialist to meet growing demand for UK property advice

| August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill’s UK real estate team is expanding to meet increasing demand with the appointment of associate Donald Millar. Donald joins the firm from Brodies LLP in Edinburgh, one of Scotland’s largest law firms. He has a wealth of experience acting for secured lenders as well as in all aspects of commercial and residential property, […]

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CineGuernsey releases its autumn/winter 2015 schedule

| August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

CineGuernsey’s autumn/winter 2015 schedule truly has something for everyone.   The programme opens on 4th September 4 with the only authorised documentary about the life of Kurt Cobain and his band Nirvana. Cobain: Montage of Heck has been described as ‘the most holistic portrait of a rock icon ever created’ and is not to be […]

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Guernseys 1st self service dog wash

| August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Guernsey’s first and only self-service Dog Wash has arrived at Le Friquet Garden Centre. The global phenomenon – the K9000 Self Service Dog Wash is now available in Guernsey, conveniently located in the pet department at Le Friquet Garden Centre. Opened to the public on Monday 17th August, the dog wash allows owners to wash […]

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Guernsey’s international insurers total more than 800

| August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) licensed 45 new international insurers during the first six months of this year. This comprised six limited companies, two Protected Cell Companies (PCCs), 30 PCC cells, one Incorporated Cell Company (ICC), two ICC cells and four life policy cells. The figures mean that there were a total of 816 […]

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