Tag: Featured

New Guernsey Finance Chief Executive is named

New Guernsey Finance Chief Executive is named

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Board of Guernsey Finance has announced today that Dominic Wheatley will be appointed as Chief Executive with effect from 1 December.  Mr Wheatley will replace Fiona Le Poidevin, whose resignation was announced in July. Mr Wheatley has more than 25 years’ experience in the international financial services market in the UK and Guernsey, most […]

Continue Reading

Bedell Trust announce 16 promotions across business lines

Bedell Trust announce 16 promotions across business lines

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bedell Trust has announced a total of 16 promotions across its business lines, from director to officer level, in recognition of their contribution to the continued success of the firm and to meet business growth. The promotions include the appointment of Claire Le Brocq to the Board of Bedell Trust Company Limited. Claire, a Director […]

Continue Reading

Barclays celebrates long serving employees in Guernsey

Barclays celebrates long serving employees in Guernsey

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Barclays is celebrating long serving employees in Guernsey with over 27 employees working for the business for more than 10 years and 15 employees for more than 25 years. Karen Hamon is the longest serving Barclays employee, celebrating 44 years with the bank, having joined in 1970. Ms Hamon’s current role is as head of […]

Continue Reading

Carey Olsen recognised for litigation expertise in2014 FT Innovative Lawyers report

Carey Olsen recognised for litigation expertise in2014 FT Innovative Lawyers report

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen has been included in the 2014 Financial Times Innovative Lawyers report for a ground-breaking Jersey case involving a request for information under a tax information exchange agreement (TIEA). The high profile report, which is based on activity in the European legal market, ‘commended’ Carey Olsen as one of the most innovative law firms […]

Continue Reading

Guernsey team showcase offering to leading Chinese fund managers

Guernsey team showcase offering to leading Chinese fund managers

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Guernsey’s credentials as an international funds centre have been showcased to the leading asset management groups in China. Guernsey Finance – the promotional agency for the Island’s finance industry – hosted an event in Beijing in conjunction with the Asset Management of Association of China (AMAC), which attracted more than 20 delegates. The presentation was […]

Continue Reading

Guernsey signs cooperation agreement with Beijing

Guernsey signs cooperation agreement with Beijing

| October 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Guernsey Government has signed a Statement of Cooperation with the Beijing Municipal Bureau of Financial Work. The agreement to cooperate in the promotion of common prosperity and development across both jurisdictions was signed in Beijing today by Kevin Stewart, Guernsey’s Commerce and Employment Minister and SHEN Hong, Vice Counsel of the Beijing Municipal Bureau […]

Continue Reading

Carey Olsen advises Compropon the sale and development of the former GT Carssite on Bas CourtilsRoad

Carey Olsen advises Compropon the sale and development of the former GT Carssite on Bas CourtilsRoad

| October 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen advised Comprop on the sale of the former GT Cars site to the Channel Islands Co-Operative Society Limited.  Following the sale,Comprop has agreed to develop the site for its new owners. With completion of the development anticipated during the latter part of 2015, it will provide a 1,883 square foot ‘En Route’ store, […]

Continue Reading

+ delegates attend Guernsey private wealth event in Shanghai

+ delegates attend Guernsey private wealth event in Shanghai

| October 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

More than 140 high net worth individuals (HNWIs) and advisers attended a Guernsey private wealth management event in Shanghai yesterday. Guernsey Finance – the promotional agency for the Island’s finance industry – hosted the event in conjunction with the Shanghai Municipal Financial Services Office. Welcome speeches were given by Kevin Stewart, Guernsey’s Commerce and Employment […]

Continue Reading

Youth Commission receives donation from Barclays

Youth Commission receives donation from Barclays

| October 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Youth Commission for Guernsey and Alderney has received a donation of £17,000 from Barclays to support the charity’s outreach programme. The Youth Commission’s primary objective is to develop a comprehensive service for children and young people in the Bailiwick providing them with opportunities to overcome barriers, develop skills and build their confidence. The money […]

Continue Reading

Alison Parry Shortlisted for Citywealth Power Women Awards 2015

Alison Parry Shortlisted for Citywealth Power Women Awards 2015

| October 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

St. Peter Port, Guernsey–13October 2014: Butterfield Trust (Guernsey) Limited (“Butterfield Trust”) today announced that Butterfield Executive Director Alison Parry has been shortlisted for consideration for the Citywealth Power Women 2015 Awards in the category of Woman of the Year: Business Growth (Professional Services). Ms. Parry joined Butterfield Trust in 2014 concurrently with the company’s acquisition […]

Continue Reading