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Trust Corporation International shortlisted for STEP award

| June 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Trust Corporation International has been shortlisted in the independent trust company category of the highly-regarded Society of Trust and Estate Practitioner (STEP) Private Client Awards. This is the second year in succession that the company has been selected as a finalist in the independent category, which was only introduced for the 2014 awards and has […]

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Saffery Champness shortlisted for STEP Trust Company of the Year

| June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Saffery Champness Registered Fiduciaries has been shortlisted for a highly sought after Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) Private Client Award. The firm is a finalist in the Trust Company of the Year category. STEP reports a particularly high number of international entries for this year’s awards, with the judges shortlisting only the most […]

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Ogier launches new brand identity focused on law

| June 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Law firm Ogier has announced a firm-wide brand refresh. Since it completed its successful MBO of its fiduciary services division in 2014, Ogier is exclusively focused on law, specialising in corporate, finance, funds, dispute resolution, real  estate and private client work. “Since the MBO we’ve taken the opportunity to review our strategy, our position in […]

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JT achieves top industry accreditation

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

JT is delighted to have attained the prestigious Avaya ‘Platinum’ status, placing them firmly among an elite group of telecommunications companies to have achieved this and the first in the Channel Islands. Avaya is a leading global supplier of business communications technology and a long term strategic partner of JT Group spanning 15 years.  Avaya […]

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Guernsey is domicile of choice for London listed private equity fund

Guernsey is domicile of choice for London listed private equity fund

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Offshore law firm Carey Olsen has advised Apax Global Alpha Limited (AGA) on its listing on the main market of the London Stock Exchange (LSE). The transaction involved the acquisition by AGA of more than €600 million in existing investments and the raising of €300 million in capital for new investments. AGA is managed by […]

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Ogier advises on US$ 725 million launch of African Development Partners II LP fund

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Ogier has advised Development Partners International LLP (“DPI”) on the launch of African Development Partners II L.P., a US$ 725 million, Guernsey closed-ended investment fund. DPI, one of the leading Africa private equity specialists with US$1.1 billion under management, has successfully closed its second fund at US$725 million significantly beating its $500 million target. The […]

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Crafty plan to help businesses grow

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

AN OFFER has been made to the island’s craft community to help them see whether they are able to grow their existing businesses. Spearheaded by Startup Guernsey, the organisation that provides business advice and resources to local entrepreneurs, the initiative seeks to identify all the hobby, handmade and cottage-type enterprises existing in the island and […]

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JT’s NEWCI 4G MOBILE NETWORK COMPLETE

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

JT has now completed the installation of its 4G network across Guernsey and Jersey. This completely new network has been installed by JT on time and within budget, representing a major investment in the Channel Islands,and is now delivering advanced LTE superfast 4G mobile broadband. MD of JT Guernsey, Paul D Taylor, said: “We’re really […]

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JTC SELECTED AS ADMINISTRATOR OF NEW AIRCRAFT ACQUISITION COMPANY LISTED ON LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE

| June 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

JTC has been selected to administer Amedeo Air Four Plus, an aircraft acquisition and leasing investment company,as part of its recent successful Listing on the Specialist Fund Market of the London Stock Exchange (LSE). Amedeo Air Four Plus plans to acquire initial aircraft assets of approximately US$ 1.1 billion, increasing by up to an additional […]

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EY advises on FATCA deadlines

| June 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

LOCAL businesses still have work to do if they are to effectively meet the FATCA reporting deadlines by the end of June, delegates heard at a recent EY update seminar. More than 70 delegates attended the FATCA update briefing, of which only a small proportion admitted to being fully prepared for the looming deadlines. EY’s […]

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