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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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Free Personal Injury Information Sessions

| July 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

FOLLOWING popular demand, the Personal Injury team at Hanson Renouf is running free Personal Injury information sessions monthly for the rest of 2015. The sessions will enable individuals to seek confidential legal information regarding Personal Injury matters from a qualified lawyer. Associate Alexandra Baker will be leading these sessions, a clinical negligence and personal injury […]

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APPLEBY ADVISED VÄRDE PARTNERS ON THE ACQUISITION OF PROJECT SPRING PORTFOLIO FOR CIRCA £138M

| July 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Appleby, one of the world’s largest providers of offshore legal, fiduciary and administration services acted as Jersey counsel to US-based Värde Partners, a privately held investment manager specialising in alternative investments in the acquisition of the Spring Portfolio and Bizspace Operating Group. The Project Spring portfolio includes storage, office space, workshops, industrial units, serviced offices […]

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Jersey’s finance industry has again been recognised as the leading international funds jurisdiction

| July 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recognising Jersey’s appeal for financial services, especially in the field of fund management and domiciliation, Global Investor/ISF magazine, one of Euromoney Institutional Investor’s flagship titles has awarded Jersey ‘Financial Centre of the Year 2015’ in their annual Investment Excellence Awards. Held on Thursday 2 July at the Grange, St Pauls, the Global Investor/ISF awards recognise […]

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Hawksford strengthens corporate capabilities with associate director appointment

Hawksford strengthens corporate capabilities with associate director appointment

| July 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hawksford has appointed Moira Ashby as an associate director, bringing strength in depth to the company’s corporate team. Dr Ashby will be part of the team responsible for defining, building and growing Hawksford’s corporate business. A tax specialist, she has had extensive exposure to a large variety of corporate clients including trading businesses, banks and […]

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Six Elian directors feature on Citywealth’s Leaders List

| July 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Six private wealth management professionals from Elian feature on Citywealth’s Leaders List 2015. Group directors Philip Le Cornu and Philip Norman are joined on the list by David Lambotte, director and head of private wealth in the Cayman Islands, directors Darren Kelland and Ian Rumens and associate director Roger Bolan. Elian CEO Paul Willing said: […]

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Rowlands Raise a Toast to 40 Years

Rowlands Raise a Toast to 40 Years

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Rowlands Recruitment held a celebratory 40th anniversary champagne breakfast seminar at The Club Hotel and Spa last week, with a presentation by globally renowned business speaker Jeff Grout. The breakfast was an opportunity for Rowlands’ clients and invited guests to meet and network and participate in the milestone celebrations. Rowlands’ Managing Director, Jeralie Pallot, opened the seminar with […]

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Rossborough continues commitment to raising standards

Rossborough continues commitment to raising standards

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

ROSSBOROUGH Insurance has continued its commitment to raising standards of practice and upholding its chartered insurance broker status with another employee successfully completing the Advanced Diploma in Insurance and becoming an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute (ACII). Jersey director, Nigel Lee-Briard, recently achieved the coveted ACII status, which is a professional qualification for experienced […]

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CAP Safety in Action event to teach children about ‘terrors at teatime’

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hundreds of children, aged 9 and 10, will be learning about ‘terrors at teatime’ at this year’s Child Accident Prevention (CAP) Safety in Action event. Year five classes from 31 local primary schools will visit Highlands College between 6th and 14th July to take part in the established event, which teaches children about safety in […]

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2014 Survey of Financial Institutions highlights strong profits and value of finance industry to local economy

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Figures published today in the Survey of Financial Institutions indicate that profits generated by the finance industry jumped by a quarter last year to reach the highest level in six years whilst more local students than ever are finding employment in the industry, according to Jersey Finance. Overall total annual net profits generated by the […]

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JERSEY’S HISTORIC LINKS WITH CANADA MARKED AS RBC EMPLOYEES VOTE ON NEW BUILDING NAME

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

At a ceremony held on Canada Day, RBC Wealth Management yesterday unveiled the name of its new premises in St Helier – Gaspé House – highlighting the historic links between Canada and Jersey. Gaspé is a region in eastern Canada which shares historic cod fishing links with Jersey. Among the first inhabitants of this prosperous […]

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