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Carey Olsen’s debt capital markets expertise brought to bear on the Guernsey governments first bond issue

| December 18, 2014

Carey Olsen has worked alongside Clifford Chance, Ernst & Young and the Law Officers of the Crown to advise the States of Guernsey on its debut bond issue and listing on the Channel Island Securities Exchange. Carey Olsen Corporate Finance Limited acted as listing sponsor. The deal follows Carey Olsen’s role in advising the States […]

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InfraRed appoints Carey Olsen for Guernsey real estate fund advice

| December 18, 2014

Carey Olsen has advised on the £475 million launch of InfraRed Active Real Estate Fund III which benefitted from Guernsey’s flexible funds regime to offer an investment solution to certain limited partners. Continuing the investment strategy of targeting real estate projects in the UK and selective European markets, Active Fund III follows the success of […]

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Department reviewing strategic sea services

| December 18, 2014

The Department of Infrastructure is considering long-term options for the provision of the Isle of Man’s strategic sea services. Expressions of interest are being invited from operators who can provide passenger and roll on/roll off freight ferry services to and from the Isle of Man. The current User Agreement between the Isle of Man Government […]

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Business Community Attends KPMG Tax Seminar

| December 18, 2014

Over 200 financial services experts packed out the Sanderson Suite of the Claremont Hotel on the morning of Wednesday 17 December in order to be appraised of substantial changes in the local and international tax environment. The Seminar, hosted by leading tax and advisory firm KPMG, covered a series of changes in property tax, VAT, […]

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Senior Appointment for Leading Litigation Practice

| December 18, 2014

Specialist Isle of Man litigation practice, Gough Law, has announced the appointment of Chiva Arthurs to the position of Associate Advocate within the firm’s litigation team. A graduate of the University of Manchester’s Manchester Business School with a BA first class in Management, Ms Arthurs gained a Graduate Diploma in Law from the Manchester Metropolitan […]

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MICROGAMING DEVELOPS INDUSTRY’S FIRST NATIVE CASINO APP FOR WINDOWS PHONE STORE

| December 18, 2014

ISLE OF MAN – Microgaming continues to spearhead the movement in mobile gaming with the release of the industry’s first real-money casino app on the Windows Phone Store. Released in November, the app is suitable for any device running on either Windows Phone 8.0 or Windows Phone 8.1. Developed from scratch using native code and […]

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PwC SPONSORS LATEST ISLE OF MAN ENTREPRENEURS’ EVENT

| December 18, 2014

PwC, in conjunction with co-sponsors Continent 8 and IQE Limited, sponsored the latest in a series of events which encourage off-Island entrepreneurs to pitch their business propositions to Isle of Man investors and local entrepreneurs.  The event also gave an opportunity for local entrepreneurs and businesses to discuss the benefits and opportunities which the Island […]

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Equiom appoints London Director

| December 18, 2014

Leading international trust and corporate services provider Equiom has appointed Ken Chapman as its London Director. Ken will join Equiom in January 2015, having previously held the positions of Head of Wealth Planning and Intermediaries for a large international private bank, and Head of Wealth Structuring at one of the world’s leading financial management and […]

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Conister Bank sponsor Youth Scholarship

| December 18, 2014

The Youth Scholarship – Development and Leadership Program, (delivered by Adventurous Experiences), is now sponsored by Conister Bank. Recently endorsed as a finalist in the Isle of Man Newspapers Awards for Excellence (Corporate Social Responsibility)the program enables young students from the Isle of Man to rise to be part of a team embarking in a […]

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Counting House sponsors Russian Christmas eClub on 7th January

| December 18, 2014

Local payment solutions consultancy, Counting House is to host a Russian Christmas eClub event at Bar George on Wednesday 7th January, coinciding with the Russian holiday. Flavoured vodka will be on offer to get the event off to a lively start, along with a selection of nibbles including blinis and caviar. Counting House facilitates inbound […]

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