Author Archive: James Qualtrough

James Qualtrough (Jamesq) is the Founder and Editor of Isle News and is based on the Isle of Man. Isle News is a news site for the UK offshore jurisdictions of the Isle of Man, Jersey and Guernsey.

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Traffic calming trial in St Mary

| February 15, 2013

Transport and Technical Services (TTS) is asking the public what they think about a proposal to slow down traffic through the St Mary village area. The Parish of St Mary has asked TTS to look into slowing down vehicles passing through the St Mary villa…

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The Robus Group are victorious at the inaugural Captive Service Awards

| February 15, 2013

Uk Services Awards 2013The Robus Group, a leading provider of insurance management and fiduciary services, left victorious from the inaugural Captive Service Awards held in London on Tuesday evening. The Robus team were delighted to receive the award for Independent Captive Manager of the Year. Robus Group MD, Chris Le Conte, commented ‘For a company that has only [...]

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Collas Crill Trust shortlisted in WealthBriefing awards

| February 15, 2013

Collas Crill Trust has been shortlisted in the inaugural WealthBriefing European Private Client Awards as Trust Company of the Year. The WealthBriefing European Awards will be awarded for innovation and excellence during 2012 as recognised by industry, peers and clients. Collas Crill Trust managing director Matt Litten said: “We are delighted that Collas Crill Trust [...]

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Guernsey named Europe’s best captive domicile

| February 15, 2013

Guernsey has been crowned European captive domicile of the year at the UK Captive Services Awards 2013. The inaugural awards, which formed part of the Captive Live UK 2013 Conference that took place earlier this week, also saw a number of Guernsey-base…

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Guernsey ‘extremely far sighted’ in creating new class of IP but competitors are hot on its heels, says Collas Crill IP specialist

| February 15, 2013

Guernsey has been extremely far sighted in introducing what is effectively a new class of IP with its innovative image rights law, says Collas Crill IP’s David Evans in the latest edition of leading industry publication Legal Business. And the combination of the new legislation, plus marketing efforts by firms such as Collas Crill and [...]

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Distinction for Standard Bank’s Portfolio Managers

| February 15, 2013

James Hibbs, Standard BankStandard Bank’s Chris Stead, Head of Portfolio Management and James Hibbs, Portfolio Manager, have achieved distinction in the Private Client Investment Advice & Management (PCIAM) examination. Mr Stead and Mr Hibbs undertook the examination in preparation for the introduction of The Financial Services Authority’s Retail Distribution Review (RDR) which came into effect on the 31st [...]

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Collas Crill STEP Guernsey lunch time Foundations lecture

| February 15, 2013

Foundations and Guernsey’s new law will be the focus of the Collas Crill STEP Guernsey February lunchtime lecture on 27 February. Carey Olsen partner Russell Clark, who will deliver the lecture at 12 noon at the OGH on Wednesday, 27 February, was one of the Guernsey experts consulted when the decision to introduce a foundations [...]

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C5 Alliance to show how automating business processes increases efficiency

| February 14, 2013

Aonghus Fraser, C5 Alliance.Channel Islands IT consultancy C5 Alliance will welcome Jess Meats, partner technology advisor from Microsoft UK, at breakfast seminars this month to discuss how automation of business processes can significantly improve overall efficiency. Miss Meats, along with lead SharePoint consultant at C5 Alliance, Aonghus Fraser, will present the case for business process automation using real life examples [...]

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C5 Alliance to show how automating business processes increases efficiency

| February 14, 2013

Aonghus Fraser, C5 Alliance.Channel Islands IT consultancy C5 Alliance will welcome Jess Meats, partner technology advisor from Microsoft UK, at breakfast seminars this month to discuss how automation of business processes can significantly improve overall efficiency. Miss Meats, along with lead SharePoint consultant at C5 Alliance, Aonghus Fraser, will present the case for business process automation using real life examples [...]

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WellBeing At Work Partners with BPP to Give Employees their Voice

| February 14, 2013

WellBeing At Work, the workplace platform established by WellBeing World, and BPP Professional Education, Jersey’s largest on-island tutor team, are continuing their partnership to host a one day Employee Engagement seminar, called ‘VOICE: Getting Heard’. Latest CIPD research shows a deterioration in Employee Voice, and Employee Engagement levels which are at a record low. Pointing [...]

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