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C5 attends top eGaming event

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Adrian Bott andCem Bars from C5 Alliance Guernsey recently attended the three-day ICE (International Casino Exposition) Totally Gaming 2015 conference at the ExCeL London centre, as part of Alderney Gambling’s ‘Team Alderney’. The event, Europe’s largest and most wide-ranging gambling conference, showcased new developments across the gambling sector for both land-based and online casinos and […]

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Six years on and still creating a buzz in the Channel Islands

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Claire Boscq-Scott launched The Busy Queen Bee six years ago and since then she has created a huge buzz in the Channel Islands. The customer services expert provides secret shopper experiences for her clients, as well as networking opportunities and events – and has even published her own book online. ‘I love everything about what […]

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Jamie Falla Architect wins Best Of Houzz 2015 Award

Jamie Falla Architect wins Best Of Houzz 2015 Award

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Guernsey architect, Jamie Falla, has been named as one of the most popular house design professionals by Houzz – the leading international social media platform for home renovation and design. Guernsey born and bred, Jamie Falla, was renowned for challenging, contemporary design in the early 2000s. More recently he took the decision to go back […]

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CICRA launches 2015 bursary scheme

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Guernsey sixth form students looking to study economics, business studies or law at university have until 14 March to apply for a bursary from the Channel Islands Competition and Regulatory Authorities (CICRA). CICRA awards a bursary to a student in each island with the aim of supporting home-grown talent and further developing skills in the […]

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ARC Group expands into Canada

| February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Asset Risk Consultants (“ARC”) has appointed Marco Galvan to expand ARC’s activities in Canada.  He will be based in Toronto. Mr Galvan, who is a member of the CFA Institute, previously worked at RBC supporting the global high net worth discretionary investment businesses within RBC’s Wealth Management division.  He specialised in manager due diligence, portfolio […]

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Robus and Hexagon PCC scoop top accolades at UK Captive Service Awards

Robus and Hexagon PCC scoop top accolades at UK Captive Service Awards

| February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

GUERNSEY-BASED protected cell company, Hexagon, has been named Insurance Linked Securities (ILS) Service Provider of the Year at the UK Captive Service Awards. Hexagon PCC is owned by Robus Group, also based in Guernsey, which won PCC Initiative for 2015 based on one of its structuring solutions. Robus Group managing director, Chris Le Conte, said: […]

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Heritage Insurance named independent broker of the year

Heritage Insurance named independent broker of the year

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Heritage Insurance has been named Independent Broker of the Year at the prestigious UK Captive Insurance Awards to coincide with the Captive Live UK conference in London – the only event of its kind in the UK. The annual awards recognise and reward those captive insurance service providers who have demonstrated exceptional customer service and […]

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APPLEBY ADVISES IFM ON MERGER WITH PRAXIS GROUP

APPLEBY ADVISES IFM ON MERGER WITH PRAXIS GROUP

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Appleby acted as Jersey and Guernsey counsel to the IFM Group in relation to its merger with Guernsey based Praxis Holdings Limited. The merger is subject to regulatory approval. The newly created group, to be named PraxisIFM, will have combined revenues of over £23 million, more than $30 billion assets under administration and employ over […]

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CICRA endorses the removal of cap on number of doctors in Guernsey

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Channel Islands Competition and Regulatory Authorities’ (CICRA’s) report into primary healthcare in Guernsey has recommended that the limit on the number of doctors able to practice should be lifted. The primary healthcare market review, commissioned by the Commerce and Employment Department, looked at specific aspects of primary healthcare -particularly out of hours (OOH) services […]

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Mourant Ozannesgoes from strength to strength in Hong Kong

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Hong Kong office of leading offshore law firm, MourantOzannes, goes from strength to strength with head count nearly tripling since opening,with further staff to join and more expansion anticipated in the year ahead. Since opening in Hong Kong in 2012, the office has grown to 18members of staff, with IFLR citing that MourantOzannes are’very […]

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