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Guernsey enhances its leading position for non-UK LSE listings

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Guernsey has more non-UK entities listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) than any other jurisdiction globally, according to new figures from the market authority. LSE data shows that at the end of December 2014 there were 122 Guernsey-incorporated entities listed on the Main Market, the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) and the Specialist Fund Market […]

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Citywealth names Carey Olsen Law Firm of the Year in Guernsey

Citywealth names Carey Olsen Law Firm of the Year in Guernsey

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Leading wealth management magazine Citywealth named Carey Olsen the Guernsey Law Firm of the Year for 2015 at its International Finance Centre Awards in London on 21 January. From a shortlist of other island firms, Carey Olsen was selected for the accolade having worked on a number of large and ground-breaking cases during 2014. The […]

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Deloitte reports on real estate

Deloitte reports on real estate

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

The recent Deloitte real estate seminar focused on a number of hot topics and industry trends that service providers and their clients need to be aware of as 2015 gets underway in the real estate sector.   Deloitte is the preeminent service provider to the UK real estate sector and a number of UK experts […]

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Deloitte opens 2015 Bursary Scheme to applicants

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

As the application process for the 2015 Deloitte Bursary Scheme opens to Guernsey students, the three current bursary recipients have spoken about how the scheme has helped them. Holly Cutter, Polly Thompson and William Stephenson were all awarded a three-year bursary from Deloitte, which includes financial support and four weeks of paid employment for each […]

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Saffery Champness recognised in new Power Women awards

Saffery Champness recognised in new Power Women awards

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Saffery Champness Registered Fiduciaries has been recognised at the inaugural Citywealth Power Women awards. The firm received a bronze award in the ‘Company of the year award: Female Leadership (Professional services)’ category at the awards ceremony last night (22 January) hosted by Baroness Margaret Prosser and Dame Esther Rantzen. The award was collected by Saffery […]

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SIGMA ACQUIRES GLOBAL COMPUTING

| January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Sigma, the pan-Channel Island company has recently acquired Guernsey based software development and consultancy business, Global Computing. The combined Sigma business will employ over 150 staff throughout the islands, with software teams based in both Jersey and Guernsey, enabling the company to continue its high levels of customer service, development and support. Sigma’s merged payroll […]

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Deloitte reports on real estate

Deloitte reports on real estate

| January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

The recent Deloitte real estate seminar focused on a number of hot topics and industry trends that service providers and their clients need to be aware of as 2015 gets underway in the real estate sector.   Deloitte is the preeminent service provider to the UK real estate sector and a number of UK experts […]

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Guernsey closes year just short of 800 international insurers

| January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) licensed 85 new international insurers during 2014. This includes eight limited companies, three Protected Cell Companies (PCCs), 54 PCC cells, five Incorporated Cell Companies (ICCs) and 15 ICC cells. Further data on the 85 licensed entities shows that their owners’ originate from a range of locations, including the UK […]

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Saffery Champness named Guernsey’s Trust Company of the Year

| January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Saffery Champness Registered Fiduciaries has been named Guernsey Trust Company of the Year at the Citywealth International Financial Centres Awards. The awards ceremony, which took place last night (21 January) at the Grange City Hotel in London, saw the firm beat nine other local firms to the accolade, while its Swiss office was the runner […]

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Carey Olsen’s debt capital markets expertise brought to bear on the Guernsey governments first bond issue

Carey Olsen’s debt capital markets expertise brought to bear on the Guernsey governments first bond issue

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen has worked alongside Clifford Chance, Ernst & Young and the Law Officers of the Crown to advise the States of Guernsey on its debut bond issue and listing on the Channel Island Securities Exchange. Carey Olsen Corporate Finance Limited acted as listing sponsor. The deal follows Carey Olsen’s role in advising the States […]

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