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Guy Hands to headline Guernsey Funds Forum 2015

| March 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Guy Hands, Chairman and Chief Investment Officer of Terra Firma Capital Partners Limited, will be the keynote speaker at the Guernsey Funds Forum 2015. The Guernsey resident and private equity specialist will top the bill for the annual event, which this year is titled ‘Achieving stability in a world of change’ and takes place on […]

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First Names Group shortlist for Prestigious WealthBriefing Award

| March 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

First Names Group is delighted to announce it has been shortlisted for independent trust / fiduciary company of the year at the 2015 WealthBriefing European Awards. The WealthBriefing Awards showcases the leading providers in the global private banking, wealth management and trusted advisor communities, the awards were designed to recognise companies, teams and individuals which […]

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EXPERIENCED DIRECTOR TO SHARE HER JOURNEY TO THE BOARDROOM

| March 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

A NON-executive director on the boards of a number of London Stock Exchange companies is hoping to inspire the next generation of directors. Charlotte Valeur will be the first speaker for a new initiative launched by the Channel Islands Skills Academy to give future leaders in Guernsey and Jersey insight and advice into how they […]

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Guernsey brings its ILS Insight to London

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Following the success of its inaugural ILS Insight in Zurich last year, Guernsey Finance is hosting a follow up event on Wednesday 18 March at the British Museum in London. The event, ‘ILS Insight London’, will include two panel sessions featuring Insurance Linked Securities (ILS) experts from Guernsey, the UK and mainland Europe. An introduction […]

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Investors in consumption to benefit from oil price dip

| February 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Plummeting oil prices are a “paradigm-shifting event” which will hit investors with energy exposure but provide an opportunity for those invested in discretionary consumption. This was the view of Jean Boivin, Deputy Chief Investment Strategist of BlackRock who spoke at Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management’s invitation at an investment outlook event. Mr Boivin is former Deputy […]

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Trust Corporation International director wins Citywealth award

Trust Corporation International director wins Citywealth award

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Andrea (Andie) Daley Taylor, Director at Trust Corporation International, was a podium winner in this year’s Champion of the Year: Mentoring category at the Citywealth Power Women Awards 2015. The awards programme recognises individuals and companies who maximise the potential of women in the wealth sector and Mrs Daley Taylor’s award makes her the only […]

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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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