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C5 partners with network optimiser Riverbed

| August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

C5 Alliance in Guernsey has partnered with network optimisation company Riverbed Technology to help local businesses benefit from cloud-based enterprise computing platforms without high bandwidth costs. Riverbed’s solutions focus on network management and optimisation, particularly across hybrid cloud architectures – where a business has an on-premise network but also uses cloud-based services. Matt Ferbrache, head […]

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‘Convertibles’ lead a buoyant half-year for the CISE

| August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Convertible bonds were prominent among the 203 newly listed securities on the Channel Islands Securities Exchange (CISE) during the first half of 2015. The number of new listings is up 14.7% on the same time last year and takes the total number of listed securities on the CISE to 2226 at the end of June […]

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Guernsey’s international insurers total more than 800

| August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) licensed 45 new international insurers during the first six months of this year. This comprised six limited companies, two Protected Cell Companies (PCCs), 30 PCC cells, one Incorporated Cell Company (ICC), two ICC cells and four life policy cells. The figures mean that there were a total of 816 […]

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JTC DEAL COMPLETES AND BOOSTS AUA TO US$56 BILLION

| August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Following an initial announcement in July, JTC has formally completed its acquisition of Kleinwort Benson’s Fund Administration business, taking the company’s global headcount to over 450 staff and cementing its position as one of the most dynamic growth companies in the sector. Completion follows receipt of approvals from the relevant regulatory authorities and sees JTC […]

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Elian Funds Services achieves international auditing standard

Elian Funds Services achieves international auditing standard

| August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Elian Funds Services’ robust internal governance framework has earned the company an international audit standard. The company has achieved the International Standard on Assurance Engagements (ISAE) 3402 Type 2 Certification – a global assurance standard to enable auditors to verify the integrity of an organisation’s internal controls. Elian invited auditors KPMG to examine its controls […]

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Carey Olsen advises on historic Market Tech deal

| August 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen has acted for Market Tech Holdings Limited on a £200m placing on the London Stock Exchange’s AIM Market in a move that is designed to facilitate a step up to the LSE’s main market this year. Market Tech Holdings owns various markets in Camden, London and the company has acquired other substantial sites […]

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Trust Corporation International director shortlisted for Citywealth award

| August 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Andrea (Andie) Daley Taylor, Director at Trust Corporation International, has been shortlisted for a Citywealth Power Women Award 2016, for the second year in succession. The awards recognise individuals and companies who maximise the potential of women in the wealth sector and highlight the achievements of female leaders within the industry. Andie has been shortlisted […]

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Mourant Ozannes advises on £710 Million Student Accommodation Deals.

| August 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Leading offshore law firm Mourant Ozannes has advised Greystar Real Estate Partners on the £600 million acquisition of a portfolio of London student accommodation properties known as ‘Nido’ from Round Hill Capital and the associated financing of that acquisition. The three developments within the Nido Portfolio (one in each of Notting Hill, Kings Cross and […]

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Equiom celebrates multiple short listings in Citywealth International Financial Centre Awards

| August 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Leading multi-jurisdictional trust and corporate services provider, Equiom, has been short listed for three categories in the prestigious Citywealth International Financial Centre Awards 2016. The international Group is in the running for ‘Trust Company of the Year’ for the Isle of Man, Guernsey and Hong Kong. The announcement follows Equiom’s recent success at the Citywealth […]

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CISE set to acquire GXG’s SME marketplaces

| August 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Channel Islands Securities Exchange Limited (CISE) is set to acquire the European marketplace for SMEs, the Danish-based GXG Markets A/S (GXG). The proposed transaction will be completed between CISE’s wholly owned subsidiary, The Channel Islands Securities Exchange Authority (CISEA) and the Swedish-headquartered GXG Global Exchange Group AB and GXG. The deal means that CISE […]

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