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Students blog on Guernsey’s key issues

Students blog on Guernsey’s key issues

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Three students have won the opportunity to attend next year’s Institute of Directors (IoD) Annual Convention in London. Eden Francart from the Grammar Sixthform Centre, Scott Bougaize from Elizabeth College and Natalia Tanser from Ladies’ College all ‘blogged’ for their place on the all-expenses paid trip to London to attend next year’s conference, taking place […]

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Launch event for Global Entrepreneurship Week prompts Digital Greenhouse discussions

Launch event for Global Entrepreneurship Week prompts Digital Greenhouse discussions

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

THE FIRST in a series of Global Entrepreneurship Week events organised by Startup Guernsey saw more than 60 delegates from the island’s business and technology communities gather to discuss plans for an innovation centre in the island. The event, titled “The Digital Greenhouse: what does it mean to you?”, was led by Guernsey’s Commerce and […]

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Third consecutive win for Deutsche Bank Channel Islands custody business

Third consecutive win for Deutsche Bank Channel Islands custody business

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Deutsche Bank’s sophisticated custody business in Jersey and Guernsey has been recognised for the third consecutive year at the Custody Risk European Awards, which were held in London last week. The Bank was awarded the accolade of ‘Channel Islands Custodian of the Year 2014’ at the Custody Risk European Awards 2014 ceremony which took place […]

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Upcoming Doggy events with the GSPCA – Scottish themed Fun Dog Show Sunday 30th November at the Last Post

Upcoming Doggy events with the GSPCA – Scottish themed Fun Dog Show Sunday 30th November at the Last Post

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

At the GSPCA we are always planning fun events for families and dogs and our next two are only weeks away. The first is the St. Andrews Day Scottish Themed Fun Family Day on Sunday 30th November at the Last Post. As part of the entertainment there will be a Scottish Themed Fun Dog Show. […]

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Carey Olsen senior associate Alison MacKrill awarded prestigious STEP Award

Carey Olsen senior associate Alison MacKrill awarded prestigious STEP Award

| November 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen Senior Associate, Alison MacKrill, has been given a Founder’s Award for Outstanding Achievement from the Society of Trust and Estates Practitioners (STEP). Now in their sixth year, the awards take place annually and recognise individuals whose long-term contribution to the society has gone above and beyond what is expected of a member. The […]

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Making steel and glass sweat for overseas investors – Collas Crill to host expert researcher at UK property seminar

| November 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

A wave of economic recovery sweeping across the UK, combined with low levels of Grade A supply of commercial property in some parts of the country, is creating an environment for rental growth and an opportunity for international investors. And with Jersey and Guernsey fast becoming seen as the jurisdictions of choice for Asian real […]

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Guernsey’s funds offering to be given technical analysis

| November 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

A technical showcase of Guernsey’s funds offering and how the Island is positioning itself amid the latest regulatory pressures will be the focus of a funds masterclass in London at the start of next year. The event, which takes place at the British Museum on Wednesday 28 January, features a panel debate comprising leading figures […]

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IoD Management Shadowing Awards

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Eliza Collenette from the Grammar School has won the 2014 Institute of Directors (IoD) Guernsey Management Shadowing Awards. The awards,sponsored by KPMG,were held at the Duke of Richmond Hotel on 15 October and Eliza was one of ten finalists shortlisted from over 60 who completed the programme.  Eliza shadowed Fiona Naftel atLes Cotils.   Her winning […]

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Disability in the workplace a key issue on Guernsey employers’ agenda

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

With nearly 30% of Guernsey’s population suffering a long-term condition that creates a daily difficulty, and a new disability discrimination law to be implemented in early 2016, disability in the workplace is a key issue for the Island’s employers. Collas Crill’s employment law team outlined a number of areas for which Guernsey employers will have […]

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Greater clarity for employers on Housing Control issues thanks to Collas Crill seminar

| October 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Representatives from all spheres of Guernsey business have been saying Collas Crill’s two-part Housing Control seminar has provided greater clarity on a number of issues they wanted to understand. “Housing is such a tricky subject,” commented one delegate. “This was a very informative, useful and interesting seminar series.” After an initial presentation two weeks ago by […]

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