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Innovation is the future for HR and Business Leaders in the world of work

Innovation is the future for HR and Business Leaders in the world of work

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Workplaces are getting better at adapting to meet the needs of their employees, according to expert speakers at the CIPD’s People Conference in Guernsey, sponsored by Carey Olsen. More than 80 attendees heard from employment law specialist Elaine Gray, business writer and communications expert Kevin Murray, human resources entrepreneur and social media enthusiast Perry Timms, […]

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Creativity and innovation recognised at inaugural pan-Channel Islands marketing awards

Creativity and innovation recognised at inaugural pan-Channel Islands marketing awards

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Seven different organisations across Guernsey and Jersey were recognised for their excellence, creativity and innovation with awards at the Chartered Institute of Marketing’s (CIM)‘2015 Channel Islands Marketing Awards’last week. Around 300 marketing and communications professionals gathered for an exclusive awards event on 20 March, held at The Royal Yacht Hotel. The inaugural black-tie pan-Channel Islands […]

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Channel Islands accommodation awards announced

Channel Islands accommodation awards announced

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

The first truly independent Channel Island accommodation awards have been announced, with Radisson Blu and La Villette Hotel being crowned overall winners in Jersey and Guernsey respectively. C.I. Travel Group, in partnership with online review portal Feefo, is behind the scheme to highlight customer service excellence in the Channel Island hospitality industry. Only genuine customers […]

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Senior addition to Barclays funds team

Senior addition to Barclays funds team

| March 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Daniel O’Driscoll has been appointed as a relationship director in Barclays funds intermediaries team in Guernsey. In his new role, Mr O’Driscoll will be providing strategic banking solutions to Barclays fund administration clients. As well as ensuring an excellent level of service, Mr. O’Driscoll will be working with fund administrators to identify the most appropriate […]

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Carey Olsen calls on the public to respond to the draft Guernsey Island Development Plan

Carey Olsen calls on the public to respond to the draft Guernsey Island Development Plan

| March 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen’s specialist planning lawyer, Rachel Jones, is encouraging the Guernsey public to respond to the draft Island Development Plan (IDP) and help shape the future of the island. The draft IDP was published by the Environment Department on 16 February 2015 and is currently at the initial representations stage of the planning inquiry process, […]

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Barclays appoints new service and support manager

Barclays appoints new service and support manager

| March 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Barclays Wealth and Investment Management has announced the promotion of Lisa Maltwood to service and support manager in Guernsey. In her new role, MsMaltwood will be responsible for managing and optimising service delivery to Barclays’ funds, captives, corporate, intermediary and local clients. Using her extensive industry experience, she will lead the team of executives and […]

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Skipton International reports strong growth for 2014

Skipton International reports strong growth for 2014

| March 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Channel Island bank, Skipton International has reported strong growth in both mortgage lending and savings for 2014. The bank saw its savings book grow by 14.7% from £784m in 2013 to £899m last year. Likewise its mortgage lending also reported similar growth, rising from £689m to £791m, a growth of 14.2%. The local bank’s growth […]

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Data will be the next natural resource saysIT investment expert

| March 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

The opportunities and challenges of investing in information technology were examined at a recent seminar entitled‘The ‘IT’ Presentation’ hosted by Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management. Ben Rogoff, co-manager of Polar Capital Global Technology Fund and the Polar Capital Technology Trust, said that‘new paradigms’ are vital for his work to define technology dynamically. Mr Rogoff, a technology […]

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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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Guernsey Lawyer Jamie Oldfield Admitted as Advocate

Guernsey Lawyer Jamie Oldfield Admitted as Advocate

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen associate, Jamie Oldfield, has been admitted as an advocate of the Royal Court of Guernsey and called to the Guernsey Bar. Advocate Oldfield advises on commercial and trust litigation, banking and funds litigation and insolvency with a focus on contentious trust litigation and non-contentious restructuring and insolvency. During her time at Carey Olsen […]

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