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Ipes appoints new CEO to lead next phase of growth

Ipes appoints new CEO to lead next phase of growth

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Ipes, one of Europe’s leading providers of fund administration and outsourcing services to the private equity industry, has announced the appointment of Chris Merry as Chief Executive Officer from 14 April 2014. Chris Merry is an experienced CEO, having held leadership roles for over 20 years in a range of financial and professional services businesses, […]

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Ipes and Standish Announce Strategic Partnership

| March 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

European-based Ipes and U.S.-based Standish, boutique providers of fund services to managers of private equity, venture capital, real estate and fund of funds, today announced a strategic partnership agreement. Under the partnership, Standish and Ipes will work together to share their specialised private equity knowledge, experience and contacts in their respective U.S. and European markets. […]

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Hermes GPE chooses Ipes as their depositary

| November 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Hermes GPE is one of the first UK fund managers to seek Financial Conduct Authority (“FCA”) approval under the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive and has chosen Ipes to act as their depositary. Under the AIFMD, which came into force on 22 July 2013, UK private equity firms require a FCA-approved “passport” to market their […]

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Charity swim completed with the support of a fantastic team

| October 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Ipes employee Richard March has achieved his ambition of swimming to Herm in record time whilst raising money for Parkinson’s UK. The three point one mile swim took Richard one hour and thirty three minutes to complete which took him from Bordeaux Harbour to Fisherman’s Beach in Herm where he was congratulated by family and […]

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Ipes strengthens its senior management team with two key appointments

Ipes strengthens its senior management team with two key appointments

| October 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Leading Private Equity specialist fund services firm Ipes has strengthened its senior management teams in London and Guernsey through the appointment of two new Managing Directors. Ben Cook has been appointed as Managing Director for Ipes UK and Andrew Whittaker will take up the position of Managing Director for Ipes Guernsey. Andrew will lead the […]

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Local team to benefit as Silverfleet Capital completes £50m buyout of Ipes

| August 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Silverfleet Capital, the European private equity firm has completed its £50m buyout of Guernsey founded fund services firm Ipes from RJD Partners following final regulatory approval. This new backing provides a platform for Ipes to move to the next stage in its development with Silverfleet Capital and management planning to grow the business organically and […]

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Richard takes on the ultimate challenge to raise money for Parkinson’s UK

Richard takes on the ultimate challenge to raise money for Parkinson’s UK

| July 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Ipes employee Richard March has set himself the ultimate challenge of swimming to Herm to raise money for the Guernsey branch of Parkinson’s UK. The swim which is three point one miles in length should take somewhere between one and a half to two hours to complete. It will begin in the North of the […]

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The iLearn at Ipes training scheme is reaping rewards for the specialist private equity fund administrator

| July 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Ipes brought together its training offering into a bespoke programme a year ago this month following the appointment of a dedicated Training Officer. During the first year the structured programme has increased the company’s staff retention rate significantly and enabled one of Ipes’ ICSA students to gain the best paper worldwide in the Financial Reporting […]

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Ipes promotes from within to appoint a Head of Risk and Compliance

Ipes promotes from within to appoint a Head of Risk and Compliance

| March 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Locally founded fund services firm, Ipes, has appointed Sharon Alvarez as Head of Risk and Compliance for the group. This newly created role forms the centrepiece of the firm’s investment in both assisting clients to prepare, and preparing internally, for the challenges associated with increased regulation. Kevin Brennan, Chief Executive for Ipes explains “The funds […]

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Mourant Ozannes and Ernst & Young advise on successful IPO of debt fund

Mourant Ozannes and Ernst & Young advise on successful IPO of debt fund

| January 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

Starwood European Real Estate Finance Limited has raised £228.5m in its latest share offer, exceeding its initial fundraising target of £200m. The offer for the fund, a new fund registered in Guernsey, included a placing and open offer, and the admission of new shares to the London Stock Exchange main market for listed securities. Guernsey […]

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