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Elian wins WealthBriefing European 2015 award for best brand launch

Elian wins WealthBriefing European 2015 award for best brand launch

| May 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Elian has won a top industry award for its rebrand following the management buyout from Ogier. The administration company beat strong competition to win the WealthBriefing European 2015 award for a brand launch or re-launch. Judges said they were most impressed by the effective nature of Elian’s re-launch, its speed in creating brand impact in […]

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Saffery Champness continues recognition as Top 25 Trust Company

Saffery Champness continues recognition as Top 25 Trust Company

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Saffery Champness has once again been listed as one of the Top 25 Trust Companies inEPrivateClient’s ultimate rankings. EPrivateClient, an online publication for leading private client professionals, introduced the rankings six years ago in order to celebrate the largest and most successful private client-centric advisory businesses. The ‘Top 25 Trust Companies’ list, based on a […]

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Manx Language Development Officer for Culture Vannin to join  Guernsey Language Commission

Manx Language Development Officer for Culture Vannin to join Guernsey Language Commission

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

The continued growth of interest in Manx Gaelic and the international recognition this has engendered for the Island was further illustrated last week when  Adrian Cain, the Manx Language Development Officer for Culture Vannin, was invited to Guernsey to join the Guernsey Language Commission. Often referred to as ‘Guernsey French’ or ‘patois’  Guernésiais is actually […]

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NEDBANK PRIVATE WEALTH WINS BEST UK PRIVATE BANK AT THE CITY OF LONDON WEALTH MANAGEMENT AWARDS 2015

NEDBANK PRIVATE WEALTH WINS BEST UK PRIVATE BANK AT THE CITY OF LONDON WEALTH MANAGEMENT AWARDS 2015

| April 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Nedbank Private Wealth is pleased to announce that it has won Best UK Private Bank at the prestigious City of London Wealth Management Awards 2015. The awards were announced in March at a Gala Dinner at The Guildhall and were hosted by television presenter, Natasha Kaplinsky. Robert Currie, head of private banking UK, said: “At […]

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Guernsey Finance appoints International Business Development Director

Guernsey Finance appoints International Business Development Director

| April 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Guernsey Finance has appointed Kate Clouston as its first Director of International Business Development. Miss Clouston, who has joined Guernsey Finance this month, will be responsible for leading additional international business development work, with a particular focus on evaluating and developing new geographical markets. She will also be involved in identifying and implementing development strategies […]

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C5 Alliance Group Welcomes New Non-Executive Director

C5 Alliance Group Welcomes New Non-Executive Director

| April 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

The C5 Alliance Group has announced that Susie Crowder will be joining them as a new Non-Executive Director.  Susie will sit on the group board, drawing upon her extensive experience in both the private and public sectors to provide an independent strategic perspective which will support C5 to continue its development of market share and […]

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Board promotion at Saffery Champness

Board promotion at Saffery Champness

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

LOCAL fiduciary, funds, audit and tax firm Saffery Champness has promoted Ian Powell to its senior board. In addition to his role as managing director of fund services, he has been made a director of Saffery Champness Holdings Limited. Mr Powell has worked in the mutual fund industry since 1980 and joined Saffery Champness in […]

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Carey Olsen advises Aviva on £5.6 billion takeover of Friends Life

Carey Olsen advises Aviva on £5.6 billion takeover of Friends Life

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

A cross-practice and pan-Channel Island team from Carey Olsen has advised Aviva plc on its acquisition of FTSE-100 listed Friends Life Group Limited for £5.6 billion in one of the largest ever takeovers in the insurance market and the largest scheme of arrangement to go through the Guernsey court. Shareholders of Friends Life now own […]

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Guernsey advocate joins Trust Corporation International management team

Guernsey advocate joins Trust Corporation International management team

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Trust Corporation International has appointed Advocate Andrew Walters as an executive director. Advocate Walters was called to the Guernsey Bar in 2008 having previously qualified as an English solicitor and barrister. He has spent many years in private practice as a corporate lawyer, notably at Hogan Lovells LLP in London and as a partner of […]

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Inflexion invests in UK’s fastest growing international media and exhibitions company

Inflexion invests in UK’s fastest growing international media and exhibitions company

| April 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Law firm Carey Olsen has advised Inflexion Private Equity on the offshore elements of its investment in business-to-business exhibition organiser CloserStill Media Ltd. The Carey Olsen team,comprising Guernsey partner Andrew Boyce and senior associate James Stockwell, advised on matters involving the establishment of the acquisition structure in Guernsey. Simon Turner, Managing Partner at Inflexion, said: […]

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