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MIPIM eventpositive for Guernsey

| April 16, 2015

This year’s MIPIM event showed an overall positive sentiment towards the real estate investments market and the quality of Guernsey’s offering as an international finance centre, according to Peter Miller, executive director at EY in the Channel Islands. Mr Miller attended the event – the world’s largest global property expo, held in Cannes – as […]

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Guernsey removed from Italian tax blacklist

| April 16, 2015

The Italian Ministry of Finance has removed Guernsey from its revised tax blacklist. Amendments within the 2015 Finance Act mean that the anti-tax haven deduction blacklist has been revised to exclude all countries that have an adequate exchange of information with Italy. Sinéad Leddy, Head of Technical at Guernsey Finance – the promotional agency for […]

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Baker & Partners Drive Best Practice for Local Trust Firms

| April 16, 2015

Baker & Partners have issued a Guidance Note covering the retirement, replacement and removal of trustees, with information of great relevance to Jersey’s legal community and the broader legal and financial sectors. Given Jersey’s reputation as a well-regulated financial centre and the base for many trust funds, the question of the retirement, replacement and removal […]

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Employment rising in the finance industry

| April 16, 2015

The news that employment in the finance industry has increased by 400 during 2014, including 200 in the final six months of the year, has been welcomed by Geoff Cook, CEO, Jersey Finance. The figures are included in the Jersey Labour Market statistics published today (April 16) by the States of Jersey which show that […]

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Captima and Edgewater Broaden Financial Options

| April 16, 2015

Edgewater Lending Services and Captima Limited have announced a joint venture to provide a single resource for lending solutions to the Island’s finance sector, businesses and private individuals. Headed by locally renowned financial consultants Trevor Kirk and Steve Rumsey, Edgewater Lending Services is part of Edgewater Associates Limited and the Manx Financial Group Plc, an […]

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Department looking at ways to reduce travel disruption

| April 15, 2015

The Department of Infrastructure has said that future arrangements for the Isle of Man’s strategic sea services will include a focus on ways to increase resilience on Manx routes. The provision of spare capacity for both passenger and freight services will be considered, along with the types of vessels to be operated and the ability […]

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INSOLVENCY PETITIONS DOWN ACROSS MOST OFFSHORE JURISDICTIONS IN 2014

| April 15, 2015

The number of insolvency petition filings in most offshore jurisdictions fell in 2014 when compared to 2013, reflecting positive changes in economic conditions over the course of the year, according to Appleby, one of the world’s largest providers of offshore legal, fiduciary and administrative services. This was among the findings of the firm’s Snapshot: 2014 […]

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Isle of Man Government confirmed as anchor tenant of Greenhill Data Centre Phase I

| April 15, 2015

Manx Telecom Plc (AIM:MANX; the “Company”), the leading communication solutions provider on the Isle of Man, announces that the Isle of Man Government is the anchor tenant for Phase 1 of its Greenhill Data Centre (“GDC”). Phase 1 of the GDC, which is the Company’s third data centre, created an additional 100 racks of storage […]

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Moore Stephens named Most Outstanding Accountancy Firm – Isle of Man

| April 15, 2015

Moore Stephens have been named “Most Outstanding Accountancy Firm – Isle of Man” by Corporate LiveWire in their 2015 International M&A awards. “This is a wonderful achievement,” said Clive Dixon, partner in Moore Stephens. “We have a great team and I’m proud that their efforts are recognised both on and off the Island.” The Corporate […]

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INSOLVENCY PETITIONS DOWN ACROSS MOST OFFSHORE JURISDICTIONS IN 2014

| April 15, 2015

The number of insolvency petition filings in most offshore jurisdictions fell in 2014 when compared to 2013, reflecting positive changes in economic conditions over the course of the year, according to Appleby, one of the world’s largest providers of offshore legal, fiduciary and administrative services. This was among the findings of the firm’s Snapshot: 2014 […]

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