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UK Mortgages Limitedlaunches new fund through Guernsey

UK Mortgages Limitedlaunches new fund through Guernsey

| July 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen’s investment funds practice in Guernsey has advised bond fund house TwentyFour Asset Management on the launch of UK Mortgages Limited, a new investment fund which listed on the Specialist Fund Market of the London Stock Exchange (LSE) last week. The fund’s investment strategy is to provide shareholders with stable income returns through leveraged […]

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Barclays appoints two new Premier relationship managers

Barclays appoints two new Premier relationship managers

| July 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Barclays has appointed two new local relationship managers in Guernsey. Dan Smale is new to the business having joined in May while Emma Isabelle has been promoted following six years with the Bank. In his new role in the Premier team, Mr Smale will be working to enhance the firm’s relationship with Premier clients,helping and […]

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Growth driving expansion of leadership team at PwC in the Channel Islands

Growth driving expansion of leadership team at PwC in the Channel Islands

| July 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

PwC has further strengthened its leadership team with a number of promotions aimed at meeting ongoing growth opportunities in the Channel Islands. Newly admitted Partner, Mike Byrne, and recently appointed Directors, Chris Van Den Berg and Alex Burne, will play key roles in facilitating the sustained growth PwC continues to experience in the local market. […]

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Carey Olsen announces senior promotions

Carey Olsen announces senior promotions

| July 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen has announced the promotion of seven senior lawyers across Guernsey, Jersey and the British Virgin Islands (BVI), further strengthening its corporate and litigation teams. The offshore law firm employs 330 people and has more than 200 lawyers working across its jurisdictions, which also include the Cayman Islands, Cape Town and London. Jersey corporate […]

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Award wins demonstrate Guernsey’s ILS pedigree

Award wins demonstrate Guernsey’s ILS pedigree

| July 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Guernsey’s leading position in the Insurance Linked Securities (ILS) arena has been reinforced at this year’s Trading Risk Awards. It comes after two of the jurisdiction’s reinsurance companies, Kelvin Re and Secquaero ICC, were named winners in their respective categories at the London awards. Held annually, the Trading Risk Awards recognise the very best in […]

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Standard Chartered appoints three senior directors to its Trust business in Guernsey

Standard Chartered appoints three senior directors to its Trust business in Guernsey

| June 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Standard Chartered has appointed Martin Conlon, Sarah Sarre and Joanna Witton as Executive Directors of Standard Chartered Trust (Guernsey) Limited. Martin Conlon has been appointed as Head of Trust Administration, with responsibility for the front office of Guernsey’s fiduciary operation, servicing the fiduciary needs of the international client base within Standard Chartered’s Private Bank. A […]

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Ipes makes senior appointments in London and Guernsey

Ipes makes senior appointments in London and Guernsey

| June 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Guernsey, 19 June 2015 – Ipes, a leading provider of outsourced services to Private Equity in Europe, has made two senior appointments to support the continued growth of the business. Peter Fairweather has joined the London office as Depositary Director and Gary Mauger has joined the Guernsey office as Operations Director. Ipes’ Depositary provides services […]

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First Names Group appoints new COO

First Names Group appoints new COO

| June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

First Names Group, a leading global provider of trust, funds and corporate services, has appointed Pete Emery as Group Chief Operating Officer (COO). The appointment is effective immediately. Pete, who will be based in the Group’s London office, will work closely with Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Cengiz Somay, and the Management Team to deliver […]

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Carey Olsen further strengthens its litigation and dispute resolution expertise

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen continues to grow its litigation and dispute resolution practice with the appointment of highly qualified offshore litigator, Martin Jones, who has joined the team in Guernsey as of counsel. Advocate Jones specialises in complex international and commercial financial litigation including trust and regulatory matters, cross-border fraud claims, multi-jurisdictional insolvency matters, asset tracing and […]

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Carey Olsen advises on Specialist Fund Market IPO

Carey Olsen advises on Specialist Fund Market IPO

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

A corporate team from Carey Olsen’s Guernsey office advised Amedeo Air Four Plus on the successful completion of its initial public offering on the Specialist Fund Market of the London Stock Exchange with 202 million shares of the company trading at an issue price of 100p per share. Amedeo Air Four Plus is a newly […]

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