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Islanders urged to find out more about fostering or adopting a child in National Adoption Week

| October 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Fostering and Adoption Jersey will be launching a recruitment and awareness campaign this week (Monday 3 November) with the aim of attracting adopters and long term foster carers for young people in Jersey with additional needs, and for teenagers.   The local campaign coincides with National Adoption Week in the UK which runs from 3 […]

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Family offices looking for bespoke structures to suit younger, more mobile families – what opportunities for the Channel Islands?

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Family offices are increasingly looking beyond traditional trust structures towards more bespoke structures for planning offshore to suit younger and more mobile entrepreneurial families who don’t want to give up control. How the Channel Islands can take advantage of that trend is one of the subjects of next week’s Collas Crill seminar Made in CI […]

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Promoting Innovation and Technology at Tech Fair 2014

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey’s Tech Fair is the biggest of its kind in the Channel Islands, organised by Digital Jersey and the  British Computer Society (BCS). The fair will take place on Saturday 8th November at the Pomme d’Or Hotel from 10am – 4pm. The aim of the fair is to inspire and educate the young and old. […]

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Jersey business leaders recognised at national IoD Awards for third consecutive year

Jersey business leaders recognised at national IoD Awards for third consecutive year

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

The strength and expertise of Jersey’s business leaders were recognised on the national stage for the third consecutive year last week, with one Jersey director winning an award and another being highly commended in this year’s prestigious national IoD Director of the Year Awards. Of the six-strong Jersey contingent being shortlisted in the Awards, John […]

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Untapped talent: Collas Crill seminar to discuss employing people with autism

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

People with autism are a pool of untapped talent for Guernsey employers. But how can businesses ensure they make the most of their talents, and what happens if employers get it wrong? Collas Crill employment law specialist Emma Parr, with Autism Guernsey’s Chief Operating Officer Andy Graham, will highlight the significant disadvantages that people with […]

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IoD Management Shadowing Awards

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Eliza Collenette from the Grammar School has won the 2014 Institute of Directors (IoD) Guernsey Management Shadowing Awards. The awards,sponsored by KPMG,were held at the Duke of Richmond Hotel on 15 October and Eliza was one of ten finalists shortlisted from over 60 who completed the programme.  Eliza shadowed Fiona Naftel atLes Cotils.   Her winning […]

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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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Collas Crill launches Autumn Seminar Series in Jersey and Guernsey

| October 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill has launched a programme of three presentations in November covering a broad range of topics, with something for most professionals in the Channel Islands – particularly those interested in family offices, commercial property and offshore trust practice – in its autumn Seminar Series 2014 in Jersey and Guernsey. SEMINAR 1: MADE IN CI […]

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A glass of wine and a period drama on a cold winter’s night in a beautiful setting!

| October 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

From 6.45pm on Wednesday evenings during the month of November, the National Trust for Jersey invites you to 16 New Street to enjoy a series of themed candlelit film screenings with introductions by film aficionado Stefan Rousseau of Jersey’s ‘Alliance Francaise’. The ticket charge of £10.00 is inclusive of a glass of sparkling wine on […]

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Find out more about the States Assembly

| October 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

ISLANDERS are being invited to find out more about the States Assembly and voting in the elections at a series of presentations that are being held next week. The States Greffe will be holding presentations in English, Polish and Portuguese about the history of the States Assembly and the role of States members on Monday […]

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