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Plans for maritime enterprise home and hub

| November 24, 2014

Plans have been submitted to build a new maritime community ‘home and hub’ on the southeast corner of the St Helier harbour. The project, known as Port Galots, will create a new headquarters for the Jersey Sea Cadets Unit and updated facilities for other marine organisations and associations, including the Jersey Rowing Club. The development […]

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New look for States websiteas it goes mobile

| November 24, 2014

The States of Jersey website has been redesigned and will now be easier to use on mobile devices.The new design, which was launched yesterday, makes www.gov.je easier to navigate using touch, and removes the need to zoom to read the text. Anyone using the site on a desktop PC or laptop should also find the […]

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New manager for EY’s Channel IslandsIT Risk Assurance team

| November 24, 2014

Leo Boessenkool has joined EY in Jersey as an IT Risk Assurance(ITRA) manager. In his new role, Mr Boessenkool will be responsible for testing internal controls and assisting clients with enhancing their IT infrastructure to gain organisational efficiencies. He is part of EY’s IT Risk Assurance team, which provides clients with assurance around the integrity […]

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New Senior Appointment for Enhance Headquarters

| November 24, 2014

Enhance, a leading provider of investment oversight services, appoints Rob Duarte as Head of Managed Portfolio Indices for the organisation. Rob’s key focus will be the development of the Trustee Managed Portfolio Indices (TMPI). He will strengthen relationships with the investment managers involved with TMPI and will work to develop awareness amongst STEP members and […]

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Domestic Abuse service committed to excellence

| November 24, 2014

Two specialist trainers from Women’s Aid are in the island for next week for national domestic violence week to train all ten staff at the Jersey Women’s Refuge. The Refuge team are undertaking their second week of intensive training to become Domestic Abuse Prevention Advocates (DAPA). With donors and stakeholders investing in the charity, it […]

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BVCA launches Channel Islands Working Group

| November 24, 2014

The British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (BVCA) is pleased to announce the formation of the Channel Islands Working Group (CIWG). The new group, chaired by Andrew Whittaker, Managing Director at Ipes, is comprised of senior professionals from the private equity and venture capital industry and will seek to enhance BVCA engagement with the […]

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ARX and MBS Band Together to Offer CoSign Digital Signatures in the UK

| November 24, 2014

ARX, the global leader in digital signature solutions, is pleased to announce that it has signed a strategic reseller agreement with Manx Business Solutions (MBS), an award-winning Laserfiche Gold Certified Reseller specializing in document management services and solutions. As document management specialists, MBS recognizes the tremendous value that digital signatures provide organizations. By seamlessly integrating […]

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Jersey’s AA+ Credit Rating Reaffirmed

| November 24, 2014

Jersey Finance has welcomed the Standard & Poor’s (S&P) international credit rating announcement for Jersey, one of the best that the credit ratings service awards. Standard & Poor’s Rating Services has affirmed its initial credit rating of ‘AA+ / A-1+ long and short-term sovereign credit rating with a stable outlook’ including its highest level ‘short-term […]

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MPN’S NEW ‘FUN VIEW’ AVAILABLE WITH BETSSON GROUP

| November 24, 2014

Microgaming announces the launch of a brand new software feature for the MPN – Fun View. Fun View is the industry’s first online poker table designed for today’s widescreen devices. It features high resolution 3D-rendered graphics, clearer fonts, chips and cards, and a slew of new features for both casual and experienced players. Players can […]

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IoM Funds Annual London Luncheon Recognises Industry’s Continued Success

| November 24, 2014

The Isle of Man Funds Association hosted their esteemed annual Autumn Luncheon in London on Thursday 13th December 2014, at the prestigious venue of the Clothworkers Hall, Mincing Lane in London. The annual event, which has grown to be a key date in the Island’s Fund industry’s calendar, welcomed over 160 guests ranging from senior […]

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