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Emerald Technology Ventures launches innovative fourth venture fund

| August 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Guernsey firms Carey Olsen and Northern Trust have assisted Emerald Technology Ventures, a global pioneer in industrial technology investments, on the launch of its fourth venture fund, Emerald Industrial Innovation Fund LP(EIIF). EIIF will invest in parallel with Emerald’s other active fund, Emerald Cleantech Fund III, in early and expansion stage companies in the energy, […]

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Seven promotions for offshore law firm Carey Olsen

| July 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

In addition to promoting six advocates to the partnership this summer, offshore law firm Carey Olsen has promoted seven lawyers, further strengthening its position as the fourth largest offshore law firm in the world and the largest in the Channel Islands. The firm has 200 lawyers working across seven offices, specialising in British Virgin Islands, […]

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Carey Olsen achieves top rankings in Chambers new High Net Worth Guide

| July 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen has been praised as the ‘standout firm’ for trust work in Guernsey in the first edition of the Chambers and Partners High Net Worth Guide. The law firm has achieved top tier rankings in the offshore trusts section of the guide across its Channel Islands offices with the Guernsey office being the only […]

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Carey Olsen advises Raven Russia on dual listing and £108.7 million fundraising

| July 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen’s listing specialists have advised Raven Russia on the creation and listing of convertible preference shares on the Channel Islands Securities Exchange (CISE). The fundraising,originally targeting a minimum of £105.5 million, hasin fact raised £108.7 million. The company has ordinary shares, preference shares and warrants listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE)which all became […]

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Carey Olsen accredited Platinum Employer Partner by STEP

Carey Olsen accredited Platinum Employer Partner by STEP

| June 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Following a rigorous application and interview process, the Carey Olsen Channel Islands Trusts & Private Wealth practice has been accredited as a Platinum Employer Partner by The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP). The Employer Training Scheme (ETS) was launched by STEP last year and has been designed to help employers plan and deliver […]

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Carey Olsennames six new partners as part of firm’s continued expansion

| June 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Leading offshore law firm Carey Olsen has announced six new partners bringing the total number of partners across its seven offices to 49. The new partners are Annette Alexander from the Guernsey corporate practice, Kate Andrews and James Willmott from the Jersey corporate practice, Keith Dixon and Alexa Saunders from the Jersey trusts and private […]

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Wide-reaching new rules will impact Channel Islanders involved with LSE investments and trades

| June 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

New UK market abuse legislation comes into effect on 3 July and will impact everyone who advises clients on London and other European Stock Exchanges’ investments and trades. Carey Olsen is hosting seminars in Guernsey and Jersey explaining the impact of the new regime.Guest speakers include Freshfields’ Jonathan Baird and William Saunders and Katherine Dillon […]

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Carey Olsen advises Inflexion on double fundraising

Carey Olsen advises Inflexion on double fundraising

| June 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Inflexion Private Equity has secured commitments of £250 million at the first and final close of two new funds, Inflexion Enterprise Fund IV and Inflexion Supplemental Fund IV, with support from Carey Olsen’s corporate team. Both funds reached their hard caps in a single closing within eight weeks of launch, securing investments from Inflexion’s existing […]

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Guernsey’s largest corporate law department grows

| June 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Three new lawyers have joined Carey Olsen’s corporate practice advising on investment funds, private equity and acquisitions. The hires bring the total number of corporate lawyers across the firm’s seven offices to 104. Matt Brehaut joins the firm as a senior associate based in the London office. He advises on Guernsey corporate and investment funds […]

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Carey Olsen named Guernsey Law Firm of the Year by Who’s Who Legal

| April 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen has been named Guernsey Law Firm of the Year 2016 in the 3rd Annual Who’s Who Legal Awards. The accolade recognises the offshore law firm’s achievements within the global legal market alongside international firms such as Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Clifford Chance and Herbert Smith Freehills. The annual event, which was held this year […]

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