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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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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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Inward investment figures reflect successful year for Locate Jersey

| December 18, 2014

Locate Jersey, the States of Jersey’s body responsible for inward investment, has seen the number of businesses relocating to Jersey increase by almost 50% this year, according to annual figures. Figures for 2014 show that, via Locate Jersey, 43 business licenses were approved this year, an increase of 48% on last year, creating 368 job […]

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Tripadvisor awards Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel Jersey a Silver Green Leaders Award

| December 18, 2014

The Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel, Jersey has been awarded a Silver Level GreenLeader accolade in the TripAdvisor® GreenLeaders™ programme, recognising hotels that engage in environmentally friendly practices and help travellers plan greener stays. Along with 71 other Rezidor Hotels worldwide, which also have been recognised by this programme, the Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel is particularly […]

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Jersey Business receives high impact award

| December 18, 2014

Jersey Business has been awarded High Impact status by a leading national organisation for its contribution to this year’s Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW). During GEW, held last month, 700 secondary school students were tasked with the challenge of developing a business idea that focused on reducing road traffic and improving the health and well-being of […]

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Jersey Restaurant Bohemia named in OpenTable’s Top 100 Best Restaurants in the UK

| December 17, 2014

Bohemia Restaurant in Jersey has been named one of the top restaurants in the UK in the OpenTable Top 100 Best Restaurants 2014 , 16 December 2014. Bohemia is the only restaurant on the island to be ranked in OpenTable’s Top 100 Best Restaurants. The Michelin star restaurant stands alongside The Fat Duck, The Ledbury, […]

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OFFSHORE INCORPORATIONS UP IN THE FIRST HALF OF 2014, APPLEBY REPORTS

| December 17, 2014

Jersey — 16 December 2014 — The total number of new company registrations increased across offshore jurisdictions in the first half of 2014, according to Appleby, one of the world’s largest providers of offshore legal, fiduciary and administration services. In the first half of 2014, there were 46,455 new offshore company incorporations, representing a 4% increase […]

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Jersey’s first digital career roadshow

| December 17, 2014

Digital Jersey and industry experts team up today to run a mini school roadshow for year 10 students at De La Salle College. The key focus of the event will be to promote entrepreneurial skills, innovation and explain the variety of careers available in the digital sector. The aim of the roadshow is to inspire […]

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