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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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Steve Rickards appointed as Barclays head of offshore funds

Steve Rickards appointed as Barclays head of offshore funds

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Barclays has appointed Steve Rickards as head of offshore funds. He will lead the creation and implementation of the bank’s offshore funds strategy and report directly to Paul Savery, managing director of personal and corporate banking in the Channel Islands. “Steve has 30 years’ experience with Barclays in corporate banking and international finance centres,” said […]

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ARC is investment monitoring firm of the year

ARC is investment monitoring firm of the year

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Asset Risk Consultants (ARC) has been named as Investment Monitoring Company of the Year at the 10th Annual Citywealth Magic Circle awards. The awards, held at the Grange Hotel in London in May recognise the best private client advisors and wealth managers in the investment industry. An independent panel of industry judges determines the winners […]

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KPMG Channel Islands wins award for Innovation

| May 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Business Leaders in Guernsey and Jersey have been recognised in the first ever White Collar Coding Awards Channel Island business men and women attended the first ever White Collar Coding Awards on May 7th with recognition for innovation, teamwork and design. Over 40 have attended the White Collar Coding Business Leaders’ Challenge course so far […]

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New board members for Startup Guernsey

New board members for Startup Guernsey

| May 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Startup Guernsey, the organisation that has provided business advice and resources to local entrepreneurs for more than 15 years, has announced changes to its board of directors with the arrival of new members. Jennifer Strachan has been appointed Startup Guernsey’s new chief executive officer, while Rupert Dorey and Meriel Lenfestey join the board as non-executive […]

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C5 extends its training academy to IT services

| May 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

C5 Alliance in Guernsey has expanded its training academy, appointing Jonathan Willcocks as service desk engineer in its growing IT services division. The C5 Academy was launched last year and saw two graduates join the firm’s business solutions division as trainee developers. Mr Willcocks will be supported through training in its IT managed services division. […]

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