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Butterfield Receives Three Citywealth Financial Centre Awards

Butterfield Receives Three Citywealth Financial Centre Awards

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Butterfield (comprising Bermuda-based The Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited and its international subsidiaries) has received three Financial Centre Awards from Citywealth, the UK-based publisher of wealth-management industry news and directories. Butterfield was named Private Bank of the Year – Caribbean, Trust Company of the Year – Caribbean and Trust Company of the Year […]

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Guernsey travel agent wins prestigious industry award

Guernsey travel agent wins prestigious industry award

| January 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

A Guernsey travel agent has been awarded a prestigious industry accolade, beating hundreds of competitors from across the British Isles. Wayfarers Travel has been named ‘Agent of the Year’ for 2013 and ‘Number One Agent in the Channel Islands and Isle of Man’ by Carrier at a glittering award ceremony in London, in recognition of […]

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Channel Island Ceramics nominated as finalist at the 2014 National Kitchen and Bathroom Awards

Channel Island Ceramics nominated as finalist at the 2014 National Kitchen and Bathroom Awards

| January 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

LOCAL business, Channel Island Ceramics, has been nominated as a finalist in the Bathroom Designer of the Year – project costing between £10,000 and £25,000 category – at prestigious national awards organised by kbbreview, the UK’s leading business-to-business magazine for the industry. Rachel Barclay, BA Hons (Interior Design), a Director at Channel Island Ceramics, said […]

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Guernsey’s ultimate property website comes Underoneroof

Guernsey’s ultimate property website comes Underoneroof

| January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Local design agency Coast Media launches revolutionary internet search engine for Guernsey home hunters, providing instant up to date information on hundreds of island properties at www.underoneroof.gg Wherever you are and at any time of day or night you can now gain instant online access to Guernsey’s property market through a single website provided by […]

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MPs hail improved relations with Channel Islands & Isle of Man

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The constitutional relationship between the UK and the Crown Dependencies is operating more smoothly and efficiently, according to a report published today. At the end of a follow-up inquiry, the Justice Committee concludes that the Ministry of Justice has implemented almost all the recommendations it made in 2010. As a result: Legislation made in the […]

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Legis Group’s Patricia White named ‘Alumna of the Year’

Legis Group’s Patricia White named ‘Alumna of the Year’

| November 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Patricia White, managing director of Legis Fund Services, has been recognised as Edinburgh Napier University’s Alumnus of the Year 2013. The accolade was presented at an awards ceremony hosted by principal and vice-chancellor of the university Professor Andrea Nolan on 21 November 2013. The annual award serves to distinguish current and former students of the […]

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Brave seven-year-old chosen to turn on lights on Rotary Tree of Joy

| November 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

A CHRONICALLY ill boy with a life-limiting heart condition will turn on the lights on this year’s Rotary Tree of Joy. Jake Guy, a pupil at Hautes Capelles Primary School, has congenital heart disease and has undergone several major heart operations during his short life. His condition means that he is 100% dependent on a […]

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New Opportunities for CI resident in the UK property market

New Opportunities for CI resident in the UK property market

| November 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Skipton International has launched a new lending product range to enable islanders to take advantage of the opportunities currently available in the UK’s residential buy-to-let market. A survey released today by The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors shows the UK housing market has seen house prices in the UK rising to an 11 year high. […]

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Liberation Management completes worlds first image rights registration for fashion model

| November 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Liberation Management, a leading Channel Island’s trust company has, in conjunction with Appleby, one of the world’s largest offshore providers of legal services, advised on the world’s first registration of image rights by a fashion model. Liberation Management and Appleby have together filed an application for the registration of the personality and image rights of […]

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Consolidation and Revision of Regulatory and Supervisory Legislation

| October 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

On the 12th June 2013 the Commission issued a consultation paper concerning a proposed project involving the consolidation and revision of the regulatory and supervisory legislation for which it is responsible. The consultation period came to an end on the 9th October. At present, financial services businesses in Guernsey are supervised by the Commission in […]

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