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Guernsey funds technical masterclass proving popular

Guernsey funds technical masterclass proving popular

| January 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

More than 300 delegates have signed up to attend the Guernsey funds technical masterclass in London at the end of the month. The event, which takes place at the British Museum on Wednesday 28 January, will showcase Guernsey’s funds offering and demonstrate how the Island is positioning itself amid the latest regulatory issues. The event […]

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RBS International announces new senior management leadership team

RBS International announces new senior management leadership team

| January 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

RBS International has announced a new senior management structure for its operations in the Channel Islands, Isle of Man and Gibraltar. Led by Adrian Gill, Chief Executive Officer, RBS International, the business heads are: Stephen Reilly, Managing Director, Corporate & Markets, who has responsibility for Institutional, Corporate, Business and Commercial customers across the four jurisdictions. […]

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Barclays Digital Eagles have landed in Guernsey

Barclays Digital Eagles have landed in Guernsey

| January 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Barclays has launched its Digital Eagles service in Guernsey with the first Tea & Teach event held at the Guille-Allès Library. The Digital Eagles are a fully-trained group of Barclays employees on a mission to boost the nation’s digital confidence and they are now on hand in Guernsey to provide free technology advice to both […]

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Role of investment advisers needs to be properly defined

Role of investment advisers needs to be properly defined

| December 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

THE role investment advisers play in the management of trusts needs to be properly defined to protect those responsible for administration. At a recent Role of investment advisers needs to be properly defined seminar, which they co-hosted with barristers from New Square Chambers, the panel looked at directed investment powers, protecting directors of trust-owned companies […]

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Carey Olsen’s debt capital markets expertise brought to bear on the Guernsey governments first bond issue

Carey Olsen’s debt capital markets expertise brought to bear on the Guernsey governments first bond issue

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen has worked alongside Clifford Chance, Ernst & Young and the Law Officers of the Crown to advise the States of Guernsey on its debut bond issue and listing on the Channel Island Securities Exchange. Carey Olsen Corporate Finance Limited acted as listing sponsor. The deal follows Carey Olsen’s role in advising the States […]

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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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