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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Hawksford appoints new marketing manager

Hawksford appoints new marketing manager

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Cherith Fothergill has joined Hawksford as marketing manager with responsibility for the planning and implementation of the independent wealth structuring Group’s marketing activities.   Mrs Fothergill joins Hawksford from the Royal Bank of Scotland in London where she worked for three years, most recently as a campaign manager, strategic communications, devising and implementing an award […]

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Jersey Restaurant Bohemia Ranked as One of Britain’s Best in New Sunday Times 100 Top Restaurants

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bohemia Restaurant in Jersey has been named one of the best restaurants in the UK in yesterday’s The Sunday Times Top 100 Food List, 19 October 2014. The restaurant’s success was made even sweeter as the guide also awarded Bohemia the ‘6th best pudding in the UK’. The Michelin star restaurant is the only eatery […]

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Bedell Trust announce 16 promotions across business lines

Bedell Trust announce 16 promotions across business lines

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bedell Trust has announced a total of 16 promotions across its business lines, from director to officer level, in recognition of their contribution to the continued success of the firm and to meet business growth. The promotions include the appointment of Claire Le Brocq to the Board of Bedell Trust Company Limited. Claire, a Director […]

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Barclays celebrates long serving employees in Jersey

Barclays celebrates long serving employees in Jersey

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Barclays is celebrating long serving employees in Jersey with over 108 employees working for the business for more than 10 years and 34 employees for more than 30 years. Debbie Fauvel is the longest serving employee, celebrating 44 years with the business, having joined the Barclays branch in Alverstoke Hampshire as a junior on her […]

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Carey Olsen recognised for litigation expertise in2014 FT Innovative Lawyers report

Carey Olsen recognised for litigation expertise in2014 FT Innovative Lawyers report

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen has been included in the 2014 Financial Times Innovative Lawyers report for a ground-breaking Jersey case involving a request for information under a tax information exchange agreement (TIEA). The high profile report, which is based on activity in the European legal market, ‘commended’ Carey Olsen as one of the most innovative law firms […]

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Elian director invited to join prestigious asset management awards judging panel

Elian director invited to join prestigious asset management awards judging panel

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Elian director, Niall Husbands, has been invited to join the judging panel of the prestigious PAM Awards.   Highly regarded within the UK wealth management industry, the PAM Awards gather market data on the relative performance and service quality of the leading private asset management firms, including private banks, fund managers, independent investment boutiques and […]

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Latest AIFM research launched at Crestbridge forum

Latest AIFM research launched at Crestbridge forum

| October 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

A new research report, published by IFI Global and sponsored by Crestbridge, exploring the initial impact of the implementation of the EU Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD), has highlighted risk management, cost and changes in fund structuring as key issues for managers and investors. Launched at a special Crestbridge Forum, attended by over 100 […]

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20 new jobs to be created at new Co-op Locale

| October 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Channel Islands Co-operative Society Limited (the Society) is creating 20 new jobs at a new Co-op Locale, which is set to open in Colomberie, St Helier, in autumn 2015. The new 3,000 sq ft store will be located on the ground floor of 22 Colomberie, on the corner of La Colomberie and Grenville Street. […]

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Minerva Trust appoint new Group Managing Director

Minerva Trust appoint new Group Managing Director

| October 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Minerva Trust & Corporate Services Limited (‘Minerva’), a family owned fiduciary business that has been in existence for over 35 years, is delighted to announce the appointment of Steven Bowen as Group Managing Director. Based in Minerva’s Jersey office, Steven will be responsible for driving the performance and growth of the Minerva Group companies which […]

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Advocate Barbara Corbett is the only Jersey Family Lawyer mentioned for Dispute Resolution in the latest Legal 500 Directory.

Advocate Barbara Corbett is the only Jersey Family Lawyer mentioned for Dispute Resolution in the latest Legal 500 Directory.

| October 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Legal 500 assesses the strengths of law firms in 106 jurisdictions and ranks the best of these in a directory that is updated annually.  The rankings are based on a series of criteria: feedback from 250,000 clients worldwide; submissions from law firms and interviews with leading private practice lawyers; and a team of researchers […]

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