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Mourant Ozannes named Jersey law firm of the year

| April 21, 2016

Mourant Ozannes has been named Firm of the Year for Jersey at the 3rd Annual Who’s Who Legal Awards in New York.  The Who’s Who Legal Awards are based on research conducted among private practice lawyers of repute in their respective fields, as well as general counsel, in all the major jurisdictions. The objective of […]

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Carey Olsen named Guernsey Law Firm of the Year by Who’s Who Legal

| April 21, 2016

Carey Olsen has been named Guernsey Law Firm of the Year 2016 in the 3rd Annual Who’s Who Legal Awards. The accolade recognises the offshore law firm’s achievements within the global legal market alongside international firms such as Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Clifford Chance and Herbert Smith Freehills. The annual event, which was held this year […]

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FinTech work earns Fusion Systems Microsoft accreditation

| April 21, 2016

Software developer and IT support services company, Fusion Systems has been accredited as a Microsoft Gold Partner for Application Development, in recognition of the company’s software team developing and supporting applications, predominantly for the financial services sector.  Alan Rowe from Fusion Systems said: ‘It is a huge honour that our software development work has been […]

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Digital jobs trend at careers show

| April 21, 2016

C5 Alliance was overwhelmed by the interest of students at the EY Careers Fair, held last week at Beau Sejour.   The technology company’s stand at the event focussed on interactive activities to seize the imagination of young people and get them interested in the industry.   Employees from the company ran various activities and […]

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New world record raises over £8,800 for local charities

| April 21, 2016

Simon Johns and James Coquelin’s Row24 challenge has exceeded its initial fundraising target by raising £8,824.21 for the Priaulx Premature Baby Foundation and The Ivy Trust. The dynamic duo recently broke the world indoor rowing record for the men’s 30-39 years lightweight category on the concept-2 rowing machine by taking turns to row 20-minute sessions […]

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Clarus Risk Limited wins award for its risk reporting solution

| April 21, 2016

RiskMonitor® – Clarus Risks’ core financial risk solution – has been named the Best Risk Measurement Reporting Solution in the 2016 Offshore Excellence Awards, organised by Acquisition International magazine. Clarus Risk provides financial technology solutions primarily to investment funds, family offices, trust companies and other financial institutions. The company’s core solution, RiskMonitor®, has been developed […]

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Retirement for retail manager after more than 40 years at Guernsey Electricity

| April 21, 2016

Guernsey Electricity’s retail manager, Phil Miles, will retire later this month after 43 years with the company. Phil began his career at Guernsey Electricity in 1973 taking on the role of electrical apprentice working in domestic and commercial properties before moving into energy sales where he sold electric heating solutions. He was then promoted into […]

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Orchard PR shortlisted for two Citywealth awards

| April 21, 2016

Orchard PR has been nominated in two categories at the upcoming Citywealth Brand Management and Reputation Awards. The PR consultancy, whose team is based in Guernsey, is on the shortlist for PR Agency of the Year, and founder and managing director Steve Falla is a candidate for the Career Achievement award. PR Agency of the […]

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SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED FOR THE YOUNG BUSINESS GROUP GUERNSEY’S BILL GREEN AWARD

| April 21, 2016

Entries are in for the 2016 Bill Green Award for Entrepreneurial Spirit, and the judges have announced a shortlist of three companies. CT Plus Guernsey Limited, Donkeylogic Limited and Dorfmeister Studios impressed the judging panel, comprised of members of Startup Guernsey, the Guernsey Chamber of Commerce and the Young Business Group (‘YBG’).  YBG president Lindsey […]

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BLENDED DELIVERY OF INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATE (IMC) TRAINING IN CHANNEL ISLANDS

| April 21, 2016

Quartic Training, a CFA Institute Approved Prep Provider specialising in financial markets courses, has today announced the launch of an Investment Management Certificate (IMC) exam preparation, blended-delivery, training programme in the Channel Islands. The course incorporates self-study using Quartic’s online training resources and three (3) tutor-led classroom training days, delivered at GTA University Centre, a […]

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