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EY ITEM Club shows positive forecast for 2015

| January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

The economic growth outlook for 2015 is largely positive, with consumer-facing firms looking to benefit the most, delegates heard at the EY ITEM Club’s Winter Forecast presentation this week. The presentation was led by guest speaker Scott Livermore, Managing Director of International Macroeconomic Forecasting at Oxford Economics and senior economic advisor to the EY ITEM […]

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Guernsey funds technical masterclass proving popular

Guernsey funds technical masterclass proving popular

| January 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

More than 300 delegates have signed up to attend the Guernsey funds technical masterclass in London at the end of the month. The event, which takes place at the British Museum on Wednesday 28 January, will showcase Guernsey’s funds offering and demonstrate how the Island is positioning itself amid the latest regulatory issues. The event […]

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Marketing Awards Ceremony Goes Pan-Island

| January 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

THE Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) has announced that it will be staging its annual awards ceremony in March and for the first time welcoming entries from all Channel Islands-based marketers and organisations. Previously only available for Jersey-based entrants, the awards event – ‘The 2015 Channel Islands Marketing Awards’ – will celebrate excellence in marketing […]

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Travelmaker scoops two national awards

Travelmaker scoops two national awards

| January 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

CO-OPERATIVE Travelmaker has taken top prizes at two national tour operators’ awards in recognition of its excellent customer service. The company, which has Guernsey and Jersey branches that have been arranging travel for Channel Islanders for many years, was named the Travelsphere Travel Agent of the Year at the All Leisure Group awards. The ceremony […]

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Barclays Digital Eagles have landed in Guernsey

Barclays Digital Eagles have landed in Guernsey

| January 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Barclays has launched its Digital Eagles service in Guernsey with the first Tea & Teach event held at the Guille-Allès Library. The Digital Eagles are a fully-trained group of Barclays employees on a mission to boost the nation’s digital confidence and they are now on hand in Guernsey to provide free technology advice to both […]

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Role of investment advisers needs to be properly defined

Role of investment advisers needs to be properly defined

| December 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

THE role investment advisers play in the management of trusts needs to be properly defined to protect those responsible for administration. At a recent Role of investment advisers needs to be properly defined seminar, which they co-hosted with barristers from New Square Chambers, the panel looked at directed investment powers, protecting directors of trust-owned companies […]

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Deloitte recognised UK employee choice rankings

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Deloitte has been ranked as the ninth best place to work in the UK in the Glassdoor Employee Choice Awards. Glassdoor collects company and employee reviews, CEO approval ratings, salary reports and benefits reviews to determine the ratings. Crucially, this data is all generated by employees and it is widely regarded by graduates as one […]

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Guernsey businesses can accelerate with Barclays

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Barclays and Techstars have opened the application process for the second cohort of their prestigious Accelerator programme, which will give a further 10 businesses the chance to shape the future of financial services. The Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars, is a 13-week intensive startup programme designed to support new businesses on their journey to delivering […]

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New buzz in St Peter Port

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

There’s a new buzz about Town thanks to The Busy Queen Bee. Claire Boscq-Scott, customer services expert, is launching a monthly speed networking event in Guernsey. The 2014 IoD Director of the Year for a Small Organisation established Speed Buzzing in Jersey this summer. The event has proved a resounding success for those individuals and […]

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Business leaders flag communication as key to success at Tony Carey Meetings Programme

Business leaders flag communication as key to success at Tony Carey Meetings Programme

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Business leaders from a variety of sectors were brought together to share ideas, experiences and best practice as part of this year’s Tony Carey Meetings Programme. The business development initiative, sponsored by Carey Olsen, attracted 32 participants from 16 local companies representing a number of industry sectors including finance, legal, retail, property and communications. Programme […]

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