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UK Mortgages Limitedlaunches new fund through Guernsey

| July 20, 2015

Carey Olsen’s investment funds practice in Guernsey has advised bond fund house TwentyFour Asset Management on the launch of UK Mortgages Limited, a new investment fund which listed on the Specialist Fund Market of the London Stock Exchange (LSE) last week. The fund’s investment strategy is to provide shareholders with stable income returns through leveraged […]

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Citywealth shortlistsfor Saffery Champness

| July 20, 2015

Saffery Champness has been shortlisted for four awards across Citywealth’s annual International Financial Centre (IFC) and Power Women awards. Both the Guernsey and Geneva offices have been nominated for‘Trust Company of the Year’ in their respective jurisdictions for the 2016 IFC awards while the Guernsey office has been shortlisted for ‘Company of the year: Female […]

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Hanson Renouf is shortlisted for three Citywealth Awards

| July 20, 2015

Boutique Law Firm of the Year We are very delighted to announce that Hanson Renouf has been shortlisted in the Citywealth IFC Awards as Boutique Law Firm of the Year. The Citywealth International Financial Centre Awards are now in their fifth year and were established to highlight the excellence of the advisors and managers in […]

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Continued Expansion for Enhance With Announcement of New Singapore Opening

| July 20, 2015

The Enhance Group, a Jersey-grown FinTech Company providing investment services and oversight, is opening a new base in Singapore in response to continued growth. The group’s expansion into Singapore is the latest stage in a period of extensive growth for the company, with new offices opened in London and The Cayman Islands in the past […]

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Hawksford strengthens management team with four director appointments

| July 20, 2015

Corporate, private client and funds business, Hawksford, has enhanced its management capabilities with four director promotions. Private client specialist Steve Carr joined Hawksford, formerly Rathbones, in 2000. As director he will be responsible for developing new products and services, growing the business in new jurisdictions and expanding the private client team. A member of the […]

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MANNIN RETAIL LTD’S CONTRACT TO RUN CENTRAL DOUGLAS POST OFFICE – SIGNED, SEALED & DELIVERED

| July 20, 2015

Isle of Man Post Office is pleased to announce that it has now signed the contract with Mannin Retail Ltd (Mannin Retail) to provide postal services in central Douglas, starting in September of this year. Mannin Retail, which operates the Spar brand on the Island, have strong retail sector experience and already run five Post […]

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Digital is the key to modern business

| July 20, 2015

Guests at Barclays annual Gala Dinner were told that embracing digital technologies will be critical to business success. Ruchir Rodrigues, managing director of the Digital Bank at Barclays, was in the Isle of Man to speak at the event. “As consumers, we have seen a seismic shift in how we access information and interact with […]

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EXPERIENCING FATCA AND CRS PROBLEMS? WEBTECH AND SMP PARTNERS HAVE THE SOLUTION

| July 20, 2015

A Secure On-line Reporting System which provides a cost-effective method for financial institutions’ FATCA and Common Reporting Standard (CRS) reporting requirements has been successfully deployed. Developed by Webtech Limited in conjunction with leading corporate service provider SMP Partners, the solution is uniquely designed by users for users. The reporting tool allows banks, trust and corporate […]

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PwC: Opportunities abound for the Channel Islands as global alternative assets predicted to reach $15.3 trillion by 2020

| July 14, 2015

A predicted rise of investment in alternative assets is expected to offer significant opportunities for Guernsey and Jersey, as premier locations for alternative asset funds and fund managers, in the coming years. According to ‘Alternative Asset Management in 2020: Fast Forward to Centre Stage’, a report just published by PwC, investments in alternatives could double […]

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PwC: Opportunities abound for the Channel Islands as global alternative assets predicted to reach $15.3 trillion by 2020

| July 14, 2015

A predicted rise of investment in alternative assets is expected to offer significant opportunities for Guernsey and Jersey, as premier locations for alternative asset funds and fund managers, in the coming years. According to ‘Alternative Asset Management in 2020: Fast Forward to Centre Stage’, a report just published by PwC, investments in alternatives could double […]

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