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James Qualtrough (Jamesq) is the Founder and Editor of Isle News and is based on the Isle of Man. Isle News is a news site for the UK offshore jurisdictions of the Isle of Man, Jersey and Guernsey.

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Jersey Heritage Launches 2014 Instagram Competition

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

This summer Jersey Heritage is asking members of the public to capture their special memories enjoyed at Jersey’s most iconic heritage sites, events & exhibitions as it launches the Jersey Memory Instagram Competition2014. From Friday 25th July members of the public are invited to enter the social media competition for a chance to win a […]

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AO Hall seminar to highlight personal liability of trustees

AO Hall seminar to highlight personal liability of trustees

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

THE personal liability of trustees will be examined at a breakfast seminar hosted by AO Hall. The seminar will look at the most interesting points that emerged from a recent Court of Appeal case involving Investec and the Tchenguiz Trusts. The court was asked to consider the circumstances in which trustees could be personally liable […]

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GLOBAL INNOVATION AWARD FOR JERSEY’S NEW SECURITY REGISTER

GLOBAL INNOVATION AWARD FOR JERSEY’S NEW SECURITY REGISTER

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Jersey Companies Registry, which is part of the Jersey Financial Services Commission (the “Commission”), has won a leading international award for its recently introduced Security Interests Register. The International Association of Commercial Administrators (“IACA”), the leading global forum for international registries, presented Jersey with the award for ‘outstanding achievement in secured transaction registry innovation’. […]

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Moore Stephens appoints new legal advisor

Moore Stephens appoints new legal advisor

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Leanne Tunney joined Moore Stephens Jersey in February 2014 as an In-House Legal Advisor. Leanne’s role at Moore Stephens is to provide practical internal legal advice to administrators, accountants and directors on all aspects of the firm’s work, including advising on the establishment and maintenance of listed and private fund structures, assisting with internal ad […]

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Surge in Jersey private placement registrations as AIFMD transitional periodcomes to an end

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

A strong surge in applications in the lead up to the end of the AIFMD transitional phase has seen the number of funds notifying the Jersey Financial Services Commission (JFSC)of their intention to privately place into Europe under AIFMD rules break through the 150 mark. Figures collated bythe JFSC show that, as at 22 July, […]

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Liberation Group has the bottle to win awards

Liberation Group has the bottle to win awards

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Liberation Group has won three awards at the British Bottlers’ Institute 2014 Awards. The company picked up a Gold Medal for its Liberation IPA; and has received Diplomas for bottled Liberation Ale and packaging design for its family of bottled beers: Liberation Ale, IPA and Herm Gold. Liberation IPA has only been available to […]

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First investment by Jersey Innovation Fund into local company

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Advisory Board to the Jersey Innovation Fund are delighted to announce the first ever investment from the Fund, into Jersey-based company Stumpydog Innovations Limited, to help support the growth of the company over the next three years. The Jersey Innovation Fund (JIF) – one of the key priorities contained within the States 2012 Economic […]

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Sure Broadband Statement

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

SURE is aware that some of its customers have recently been affected by an ongoing disruption to their fibre broadband service.  Sure takes these matters very seriously and understands that this must have been very frustrating for its customers. Sure can confirm that the problems encountered have been fixed.Engineers from Sure, JT and Cisco (the […]

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VOISIN AND CAB TO OFFER A FREE PRESENTATION ON DISCRIMINATION LAW

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Voisin law firm and the Citizens Advice Bureau will deliver a free presentation to the public addressing the complexities and practicalities of Jersey’s new anti discrimination law. The Draft Discrimination (Jersey) Law 2013 was passed by the States on 14th May 2013 and will come into force on 1st September 2014. The new law will […]

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Awards all round for Hanson Renouf?

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

We are delighted to announce that Advocate Barbara Corbett and Jamie-Lee Morgan have both been shortlisted for the annual Family Law Awards. In addition to this, our linked barristers’ chambers No.5, has been crowned “Chambers of the Year” by The Lawyer Awards. The Family Law Awards were launched by Jordan Publishing to recognise the important […]

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