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New Water Quality Risk Manager joins Guernsey Water

New Water Quality Risk Manager joins Guernsey Water

| August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Margaret McGuinness has joined Guernsey Water as Water Quality Risk Manager after almost 20 years’ experience within the industry. A Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry and member of the Royal Society of Public Health, Mrs McGuinness has also chaired the Public Health Network for Water UK. Mrs McGuinness has an in depth knowledge […]

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Elian Funds Services achieves international auditing standard

Elian Funds Services achieves international auditing standard

| August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Elian Funds Services’ robust internal governance framework has earned the company an international audit standard. The company has achieved the International Standard on Assurance Engagements (ISAE) 3402 Type 2 Certification – a global assurance standard to enable auditors to verify the integrity of an organisation’s internal controls. Elian invited auditors KPMG to examine its controls […]

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Army Commando Joins Property Surveying Team

Army Commando Joins Property Surveying Team

| August 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Former army commando, Alex Knowelden has returned to Guernsey to join Brittain Hadley, Guernsey’s long established Chartered Building Surveyor. “Alex has an incredibly valuable skills set which is completely complementary to those needed in building surveying and project management. His further education and completion of his Honours degree in building surveying at the age of […]

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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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