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InfraRed appoints Carey Olsen for Guernsey real estate fund advice

InfraRed appoints Carey Olsen for Guernsey real estate fund advice

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen has advised on the £475 million launch of InfraRed Active Real Estate Fund III which benefitted from Guernsey’s flexible funds regime to offer an investment solution to certain limited partners. Continuing the investment strategy of targeting real estate projects in the UK and selective European markets, Active Fund III follows the success of […]

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Four Carey Olsen lawyers named in leading list of powerful women in the finance sector

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Four lawyers from Carey Olsen have been named in the CitywealthIFC 2014 Power Women Top 200 for 2014. Compiled by Citywealth, a finance sector networking and publishing group, the Top 200 recognises the most powerful women in government, private wealth,private client advisory and philanthropy across the international financial centres (IFCs). Guernsey-based lawyers Karen Le Cras, […]

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Carey Olsen announced as Guernsey’s leading legal adviser to investment funds

Carey Olsen announced as Guernsey’s leading legal adviser to investment funds

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 2014 Monterey InsightGuernsey Fund Report has once again positioned Carey Olsen as the number one legal adviser to the investment funds sector in Guernsey for the year ending 30 June 2014.  The report credits the offshore law firm with a 57.73% share of the market by the number of funds it advises, a 3% […]

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Carey Olsen advises on £50.6 million fundraising

Carey Olsen advises on £50.6 million fundraising

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen has worked with international law firm CMS Cameron McKenna LLP on the launch of River and Mercantile UK Micro Cap Investment Company Limited- a new Guernsey closed-ended fund which raised £50.6 million on its listing on the premium segment of the London Stock Exchange (LSE) on 2 December 2014. The fund will focus […]

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Carey Olsen remains top offshore legal adviser to LSE clients

Carey Olsen remains top offshore legal adviser to LSE clients

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen remains the top offshore legal adviser to clients listed on the London Stock Market (LSE) for the ninth consecutive year, according to the November Corporate Advisers Rankings Guide. The publication ranks the top 20 institutional advisers by their total number of London-listed clients each quarter including: Total number of UK Quoted clients Total […]

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Business leaders flag communication as key to success at Tony Carey Meetings Programme

Business leaders flag communication as key to success at Tony Carey Meetings Programme

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Business leaders from a variety of sectors were brought together to share ideas, experiences and best practice as part of this year’s Tony Carey Meetings Programme. The business development initiative, sponsored by Carey Olsen, attracted 32 participants from 16 local companies representing a number of industry sectors including finance, legal, retail, property and communications. Programme […]

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Carey Olsen sees continued M&A trend in fund administration acquisitions in the Channel Islands

Carey Olsen sees continued M&A trend in fund administration acquisitions in the Channel Islands

| November 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Orangefield Group’s purchase of Legis Fund Services in Guernsey is part of an emerging mergers and acquisitions (M&A) trend within the offshore fund administration sector according to offshore law firm Carey Olsen. Carey Olsen advised the Dutch administration business on the legal aspects of its purchase of a majority interest in Legis Funds. The acquisition […]

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Landmark decision in the Guernsey Employment Tribunal

Landmark decision in the Guernsey Employment Tribunal

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Guernsey Employment Tribunal has, for the first time, chosen not to hear a claim of constructive dismissal on the grounds that the claim was vexatious. Adrian McManus, former science teacher at Elizabeth College, resigned with immediate effect on 3 March 2014 alleging that timetabling changes had breached his trust and confidence. For the first […]

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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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Carey Olsen partner Mark Dunster appointed Guernsey Bâtonnier

Carey Olsen partner Mark Dunster appointed Guernsey Bâtonnier

| November 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Advocate Mark Dunster has been appointed Bâtonnier of the Guernsey Bar.A partner at Carey Olsen Guernsey, Mr Dunster was elected by his fellow members of the Bar and took over from Advocate Mark Helyar at the end of October. The Bâtonnier is the head of the Guernsey Bar and is appointed for a period of […]

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