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InfraRed appoints Carey Olsen for Guernsey real estate fund advice

InfraRed appoints Carey Olsen for Guernsey real estate fund advice

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen has advised on the £475 million launch of InfraRed Active Real Estate Fund III which benefitted from Guernsey’s flexible funds regime to offer an investment solution to certain limited partners. Continuing the investment strategy of targeting real estate projects in the UK and selective European markets, Active Fund III follows the success of […]

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Investec event funds staffing at young people’s support service

Investec event funds staffing at young people’s support service

| December 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

AN ABBA and 70s tribute evening, sponsored by Investec Private Banking, raised enough money to cover the cost of employing a project worker at a young people’s support service for 10 months. The themed evening, featuring ABBA Sensation – one of the UK’s leading ABBA tribute bands – raised  £19,500 for the charity Young People […]

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Mourant Ozannes funds lawyer ranked in top five offshore private funds experts

Mourant Ozannes funds lawyer ranked in top five offshore private funds experts

| December 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Funds specialist Gavin Farrell, partner at offshore law firm Mourant Ozannes, has continued to be recognised in the top five of global offshore funds experts according to the Who’s Who Private Funds legal market place analysis. The latest Private Funds research, published by Who’s Who Legal, is comprised of 459 practitioners from 164 firms in […]

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Partial ownership mortgages getting local people into their own home

Partial ownership mortgages getting local people into their own home

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Skipton International’s partnership with the Guernsey Housing Association (GHA) has seen the first Islanders moving into their new homes in plenty of time for Christmas. The GHA scheme provides partial ownership for local people whose needs can’t be met in the general housing market. Learning disability nurse, Joanne Penney is one of the first to […]

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Carey Olsen announced as Guernsey’s leading legal adviser to investment funds

Carey Olsen announced as Guernsey’s leading legal adviser to investment funds

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 2014 Monterey InsightGuernsey Fund Report has once again positioned Carey Olsen as the number one legal adviser to the investment funds sector in Guernsey for the year ending 30 June 2014.  The report credits the offshore law firm with a 57.73% share of the market by the number of funds it advises, a 3% […]

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Carey Olsen advises on £50.6 million fundraising

Carey Olsen advises on £50.6 million fundraising

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen has worked with international law firm CMS Cameron McKenna LLP on the launch of River and Mercantile UK Micro Cap Investment Company Limited- a new Guernsey closed-ended fund which raised £50.6 million on its listing on the premium segment of the London Stock Exchange (LSE) on 2 December 2014. The fund will focus […]

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Guernsey funds sector demonstrates stability over third quarter

Guernsey funds sector demonstrates stability over third quarter

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Guernsey’s financial services regulator has approved 42 new investment funds for the second quarter in succession, resulting in a total of 140 additions during the 12 months to the end of September. Figures from the Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) show that 30 new funds were approved during the fourth quarter of 2013, 26 in […]

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New yacht broker and marine services centre launches in Guernsey

New yacht broker and marine services centre launches in Guernsey

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

An innovative business focusing on new boat sales, yacht brokerage and specialist marine services has launched in Guernsey. Sun Yachts, the brainchild of Simon Hughes and Jon Le Conte, has successfully won the exclusive dealerships for sailboats and inboard power boats from highly prestigious yacht manufacturer, Jeanneau,plus Europe’s biggest selling RIB brand BrigInflatables, already extremely […]

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Carey Olsen remains top offshore legal adviser to LSE clients

Carey Olsen remains top offshore legal adviser to LSE clients

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen remains the top offshore legal adviser to clients listed on the London Stock Market (LSE) for the ninth consecutive year, according to the November Corporate Advisers Rankings Guide. The publication ranks the top 20 institutional advisers by their total number of London-listed clients each quarter including: Total number of UK Quoted clients Total […]

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Business leaders flag communication as key to success at Tony Carey Meetings Programme

Business leaders flag communication as key to success at Tony Carey Meetings Programme

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Business leaders from a variety of sectors were brought together to share ideas, experiences and best practice as part of this year’s Tony Carey Meetings Programme. The business development initiative, sponsored by Carey Olsen, attracted 32 participants from 16 local companies representing a number of industry sectors including finance, legal, retail, property and communications. Programme […]

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