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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Pop-up shop helps Home-Start reach funding targets

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

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 […]

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

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

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 […]

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

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

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 […]

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Guernsey adds 42 new funds in quarter two

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

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 […]

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Guernsey’s first motorcycle community first responder qualifies at St John

Guernsey’s first motorcycle community first responder qualifies at St John

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Martin Proudlove-Gainshas qualified as Guernsey’s first motorcycle volunteer community first responder with The St John Ambulance and Rescue Service. The 12 week “First Person OnScene” (FPOS) training course, which Mr Proudlove-Gains completed in March, qualifies him to be a first responder to emergency incidents. His role includes making initial assessments of immediately life threatening emergency […]

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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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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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Marc Cleeve promoted to director at Deloitte

| September 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

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 […]

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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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