Author Archive: James Qualtrough

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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Carey Olsen welcomes new senior hire

| August 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen’s Jersey office has appointed Paul Burton as a senior associate of the firm’s expanding corporate practice. Mr Burton specialises in corporate, finance and capital market transactions and has acted for a number of local fiduciary service providers and their clients. He also provides advice on regulatory, corporate and acquisition structuring and re-structuring matters […]

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Enhance Announce New Office Location In Singapore

| August 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Enhance Group, the FinTech and investment oversight company with headquarters in Jersey, have opened their new offices based at the Hong Leong Finance Building, a skyscraper in the central business district of Singapore. The move into the new offices follows the group’s continued rapid growth, having opened offices in London and The Cayman Islands in […]

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Alternative funds underpin stable second quarter finance industry performance

| August 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Banking and funds activity in Jersey has remained stable with the latter being underpinned by a strong alternatives sector, according to the latest figures for Jersey’s finance industry. Collated by the Jersey Financial Services Commission (JFSC) for the second quarter of the year (June 2015), the latest statistics show that, whilst the net asset value […]

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Sports Regulatory Seminar

| August 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hanson Renouf are proud to deliver a Sports Regulatory Seminar on September 11th, between 12.00 – 14.00 at the offices of Hanson Renouf on 12 Hill Street. There has already been a great response to this seminar, proving what a great and unique opportunity it is for the people who work in, are involved in […]

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Islanders invited to share five star Grand memories

| August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

A social media campaign has been launched to celebrate the special memories and experiences that people have shared together at Grand Jersey Hotel & Spa. The hotel, which hosts events ranging from weddings and birthdays, to hen do’s and corporate functions, is inviting islanders to share their Grand memories on Facebook. Entries will be judged […]

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Ravenscroft welcomes new compliance officer to Jersey office

Ravenscroft welcomes new compliance officer to Jersey office

| August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

RAVENSCROFT has appointed a new compliance officer in Jersey with more than 25 years’ experience. Amanda Reilly has held several compliance roles in the banking industry and brings considerable regulatory experience to the position. She will be responsible for all aspects of compliance and anti-money laundering controls within Ravenscroft’s Jersey office. Mrs Reilly will also […]

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‘Convertibles’ lead a buoyant half-year for the CISE

| August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Convertible bonds were prominent among the 203 newly listed securities on the Channel Islands Securities Exchange (CISE) during the first half of 2015. The number of new listings is up 14.7% on the same time last year and takes the total number of listed securities on the CISE to 2226 at the end of June […]

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Collas Crill appoints commercial property specialist to meet growing demand for UK property advice

| August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill’s UK real estate team is expanding to meet increasing demand with the appointment of associate Donald Millar. Donald joins the firm from Brodies LLP in Edinburgh, one of Scotland’s largest law firms. He has a wealth of experience acting for secured lenders as well as in all aspects of commercial and residential property, […]

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Elian shortlisted in Investment Week’s Funds Services Awards

Elian shortlisted in Investment Week’s Funds Services Awards

| August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Elian has been shortlisted for the best fund services provider accolade in Investment Week’s Funds Services Awards 2015. The funds services awards are designed to identify the best companies that offer services and solutions to the fund management industry, and to showcase their expertise and ability. The best fund services category is open to fund […]

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Health innovator’ added to IoD Jersey Debate line-up

| August 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

A trailblazer in e-health has been added to the line-up of local and visiting expert panellists for this year’s Jersey Institute of Directors (IoD) Annual Debate. Chris Crockford, CEO of cutting-edge medical device manufacturer Cardiocity Ltd, has been added to the existing group of panellists who will this year discuss productivity, efficiency and innovation in […]

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