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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Jersey maintains leading position for high value corporate listings as global market capitalisation rises

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jersey has affirmed its position as a leading centre for companies looking to list, with the volume and value of Jersey companies listed on exchanges around the world rising significantly in the past 12 months, according to figures collated by Jersey Finance. The latest figures show that there are now a total of 110 Jersey […]

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Digital Jersey’s New Membership Attracts 113 Members in First Month

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Digital Jersey recently launched it’s 2015 membership, attracting 113 new members in it’s first month. The membership is open to all companies, partners and individuals who are interested in the development and growth of Jersey’s digital sector. There are four types of membership on offer, namely, Tech, Partner, Community and Virtual. Memberships are offered both […]

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Rathbones retains ‘Investment Management Company of the Year Award – Channel Islands

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Last week Rathbone Investment Management International was once again announced as ‘Investment Management Company of the Year – Channel Islands’ at the annual Citywealth International Financial Centre Awards. The Jersey-based team were delighted to have taken the title for the second year running and managing director Jonathan Giles accepted the award at a prestigious ceremony […]

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PRAXIS AND IFM TO MERGE

PRAXIS AND IFM TO MERGE

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

GUERNSEY-based Praxis Group and Jersey-based IFM Group have announced plans to merge and create one of the largest independent and owner-managed financial services groups headquartered in the Channel Islands. Subject to regulatory approval, the new group will be known as Praxis IFM to reflect the merger of two existing businesses of a similar size with […]

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Family Nursing & Home Care calls on islanders to give their views on home care to the Council of Ministers

Family Nursing & Home Care calls on islanders to give their views on home care to the Council of Ministers

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Local charity Family Nursing & Home Care (FNHC) is calling on islanders to make their views known to the Council of Ministers with regards their nursing and home care needs and experiences. Following the launch of a month long States / public consultation, the local charity is asking islanders to voice their opinions on their […]

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Asset Sharing Agreement signed with the United States of America

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

A delegation from the United States Department of Justice was in Jersey today to sign an Asset Sharing Agreement. The agreement recognises the international efforts of both the US and Jersey in the fight against financial and other cross-border crimes, including the targeting of terrorism and money laundering. It provides that where one party has […]

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Local Senior Associate Called to the Bar and Receives Two Awards

Local Senior Associate Called to the Bar and Receives Two Awards

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Baker & Partners, a premier litigation and dispute resolution practice based in Jersey, celebrates the achievements of Simon Thomas, Advocate and Senior Associate, who has been called to the Jersey Bar and received two awards from the Law Society of Jersey. Simon was awarded the Davies and Ingram Award for Family Law after achieving the […]

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ARC continues to make senior appointments in Jersey

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Investment research and consulting firm Asset Risk Consultants (ARC) has made two senior appointments, Phil Duffin and Andrew Ingram, strengthening its Jersey team further following recent expansion. Mr Duffin will head up a team covering ARC’s Reporting operations in London, Guernsey and Jersey. In recent years, ARC have been at the forefront of promoting a […]

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JT’S CLOUD PLATFORM GETS THE SEAL OF APPROVAL

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

JT’s Cloud Platform has become the first of its kind to receive Regulator approval from the Alderney Gambling Control Commission (AGCC). Gaining this approval means that global eGaming companies choosing the Channel Islands and registering with the AGCC, can choose JT’s Cloud Platform to host their business critical data, confident that it meets the stringent […]

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RBC WEALTH MANAGEMENT NAMED JERSEY TRUST COMPANY OF THE YEAR

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

RBC Wealth Management has been named ‘Trust Company of the Year, Jersey’ at the Citywealth International Financial Centre (IFC) Awards, held in London on 21 January. The Citywealth IFC Awards seek to highlight the excellence of professionals in the wealth sector in major international financial centres. Clients, advisers and peers of all shortlisted firms were […]

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