Tag: Fiona Le Poidevin

Guernsey Finance addresses how Guernsey fits into the “bigger picture” at Heritage Insurance-sponsored IoD lunch

Guernsey Finance addresses how Guernsey fits into the “bigger picture” at Heritage Insurance-sponsored IoD lunch

| July 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

The way in which Guernsey Finance fits into the “bigger picture” of the island’s economic infrastructure was the focus of the Institute of Directors (IoD) lecture lunch sponsored by Heritage Insurance. Guernsey Finance’s chief executive Fiona Le Poidevin gave an overview of the work the organisation does to promote the island’s financial services industry worldwide. […]

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Guernsey gets exposure in the US

| June 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Guernsey’s funds industry has been showcased to some of the leading private equity managers and advisers in the US. Fiona Le Poidevin, Chief Executive of Guernsey Finance – the promotional agency for the Island’s finance industry internationally, led a team to the SuperReturn US conference in Boston last week. She said: “This is the third […]

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Hot topics to take centre stage at Guernsey ILS event in Zurich

Hot topics to take centre stage at Guernsey ILS event in Zurich

| June 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The pressing issues within the Insurance Linked Securities (ILS) sector will take centre stage at a Guernsey Finance-hosted thought leadership event in Zurich next month. The event, ‘ILS Insight’, takes place at the Park Hyatt Zurich on Wednesday 2 July and will include two panel sessions featuring ILS experts from Guernsey, the UK and mainland […]

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Guernsey earns admirers in South Africa

Guernsey earns admirers in South Africa

| May 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Guernsey is a prestigious financial services centre, according to wealth management practitioners at this year’s STEP conference in South Africa. Fiona Le Poidevin, Chief Executive of Guernsey Finance – the promotional agency for the Island’s finance industry, led a delegation to South Africa last week, which included exhibiting at the event in Johannesburg. Miss Le […]

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Guernsey licenses 99 international insurers in 12 months

Guernsey licenses 99 international insurers in 12 months

| May 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) licensed 99 new international insurers in the 12 months to the end of March. This includes 8 limited companies, 5 Protected Cell Companies (PCCs), 73 PCC cells, 3 Incorporated Cell Companies (ICCs) and 10 ICC cells. Further data on these newly licensed entities shows that their owners’ geographical origin […]

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Guernsey adds 100+ new funds during 2013

Guernsey adds 100+ new funds during 2013

| March 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Guernsey’s financial services regulator approved 30 new investment funds during the fourth quarter of last year, which means that that there were a total of 103 additions during 2013. Figures from the Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) show that 16 new funds were approved during the first quarter of last year, 24 during the second, […]

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Guernsey Finance comment re: Chief Minister’s resignation

Guernsey Finance comment re: Chief Minister’s resignation

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Fiona Le Poidevin, Chief Executive of Guernsey Finance – the promotional agency for the Island’s finance industry internationally, commenting on the resignation of Guernsey’s Chief Minister, Deputy Peter Harwood, said: “I am sorry to hear that Deputy Peter Harwood has made the personal decision to tender his resignation from the office of Chief Minister of […]

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Guernsey Finance chief wins award for raising Island’s profile

Guernsey Finance chief wins award for raising Island’s profile

| January 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Fiona Le Poidevin, Chief Executive of Guernsey Finance, the promotional agency for the Island’s finance industry internationally, has been recognised for her contribution to raising the profile of Guernsey. Miss Le Poidevin was one of only four women to win awards at the Citywealth Power Women Lunch 2014 which was held on Thursday 23 January […]

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Guernsey still leads in LSE listings, added most in 2013

Guernsey still leads in LSE listings, added most in 2013

| January 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Guernsey has more entities listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) than any other jurisdiction globally (excluding the UK), according to new figures from the market authority. LSE data shows that at the end of December 2013 there were 115 Guernsey-incorporated entities listed on the Main Market, the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) and the Specialist […]

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ILS helps Guernsey license 89 international insurers in 2013

ILS helps Guernsey license 89 international insurers in 2013

| January 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) licensed 89 new international insurers during 2013. This includes 10 limited companies, 6 Protected Cell Companies (PCCs), 63 PCC cells, 2 Incorporated Cell Companies (ICCs) and 8 ICC cells. It means that there were 758 international insurers licensed in the Island at the end of December 2013. This number […]

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