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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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JTC Group invests inAsian Alliance Partner,Kensington Trust Group

JTC Group invests inAsian Alliance Partner,Kensington Trust Group

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

JTC Group (JTC) and Kensington Trust Group (KTG) have enhanced their strategic alliance, which commenced early 2013, via the investment by JTCin a strategic interest in KTG.  This investment further demonstrates JTC’s commitment both to KTG and to Asia as a key economic region offering significant growth prospects. With KTG having offices and a prominent […]

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Guernsey Electricity’s charity calendar now on sale

Guernsey Electricity’s charity calendar now on sale

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Guernsey Electricity’s annual calendar has gone on sale this week with all proceeds going to the Channel Island Air Search. The calendar will feature views of the island as captured by Guernsey Electricity employees. As a showcase of the creative talent at Guernsey Electricity, the competition offers an opportunity for those who took part to […]

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I am Guernsey winners announced

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two insightful individuals have been named as winners of the ‘I am Guernsey’ competition –  launched by Livingroom and PF+A this summer. 14 year old Kerys Chamberlain won in the under 18 category and 31 year old Stefan de Laune was named the winner in the over 18 category. Both winners will receive the prize […]

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New i2 Office business centre opens at Royal Chambers

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

i2 Office has established its presence in Guernsey with a new business centre in the prestigious St Peter Port area. The Grade A facility, in the prime Royal Chambers location, opens in early November 2014. The business centre occupies 20,000 sq ft of new grade A space at the Royal Chambers building offering five star […]

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New Guernsey Finance Chief Executive is named

New Guernsey Finance Chief Executive is named

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Board of Guernsey Finance has announced today that Dominic Wheatley will be appointed as Chief Executive with effect from 1 December.  Mr Wheatley will replace Fiona Le Poidevin, whose resignation was announced in July. Mr Wheatley has more than 25 years’ experience in the international financial services market in the UK and Guernsey, most […]

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Bedell Trust announce 16 promotions across business lines

Bedell Trust announce 16 promotions across business lines

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bedell Trust has announced a total of 16 promotions across its business lines, from director to officer level, in recognition of their contribution to the continued success of the firm and to meet business growth. The promotions include the appointment of Claire Le Brocq to the Board of Bedell Trust Company Limited. Claire, a Director […]

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Barclays celebrates long serving employees in Guernsey

Barclays celebrates long serving employees in Guernsey

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Barclays is celebrating long serving employees in Guernsey with over 27 employees working for the business for more than 10 years and 15 employees for more than 25 years. Karen Hamon is the longest serving Barclays employee, celebrating 44 years with the bank, having joined in 1970. Ms Hamon’s current role is as head of […]

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Carey Olsen recognised for litigation expertise in2014 FT Innovative Lawyers report

Carey Olsen recognised for litigation expertise in2014 FT Innovative Lawyers report

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen has been included in the 2014 Financial Times Innovative Lawyers report for a ground-breaking Jersey case involving a request for information under a tax information exchange agreement (TIEA). The high profile report, which is based on activity in the European legal market, ‘commended’ Carey Olsen as one of the most innovative law firms […]

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The Guernsey Football Association secures new sponsorship for Academy

The Guernsey Football Association secures new sponsorship for Academy

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

LouvreFund has committed to a three-year sponsorship deal to support the Guernsey FA’s Development Academy for the island’s under-12 to under-16 year-old footballers.   The High Performance Player Pathway scheme develops Guernsey’s promising players aged between 7 and 21 and the programme for 11–16 year-olds will be known as the Louvre Development Academy.   The […]

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GUERNSEY ISLAND GAMES TRI TEAM BENEFIT FROM SPECIALIST SWIM COACH

GUERNSEY ISLAND GAMES TRI TEAM BENEFIT FROM SPECIALIST SWIM COACH

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Guernsey Island Games Triathlon team responded enthusiastically to the specialist swim coach who visited the island last weekend. The visit by Steve Bailey, a Swim Smooth Coach, was made possible thanks to a bursary from Generali Worldwide, the Guernsey Island Games Association sponsor. The coaching day started with the swimmers’ techniques captured on film […]

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