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Jersey Business appoints new Chief Executive Officer

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

The board of Jersey Business has announced the appointment of Graeme Smith as a director and Chief Executive Officer of the company. Prior to his appointment Mr. Smith has been a senior banker with over 25 years of experience with NatWest and the RBS International.  He moved to Jersey in 2003 with RBS International, one […]

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Carey Olsen advises on Kennedy Wilson Europe Real Estate’s £351.5 million secondary fund raising

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen has advised existing client Kennedy Wilson Europe Real Estate plc (KWERE) on its secondary equity issuance which raised £351.5 million (through a firm placing and placing and open offer). KWERE is a closed-ended collective investment fund incorporated in Jersey that invests primarily in real estate and real estate loans in Europe. The launch […]

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Pinel Advocates ranked highly by 2015 editions of Legal 500 and IFLR 1000

Pinel Advocates ranked highly by 2015 editions of Legal 500 and IFLR 1000

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Pinel Advocates has been ranked by the 2015 editions of the independent legal directories, Legal 500 and the ILFR 1000.  The firm was praised for its work in banking, finance, corporate and commercial and investment funds. The Legal 500 praised Pinel Advocates for being “prompt”, “small and nimble”.  The directory continued to say that Pinel […]

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Long established island business goes green

Long established island business goes green

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey’s longest established auction site, Glencoe, which is operated by Simon Drieu & Co Ltd, has gone green by moving its systems to the cloud, cutting its paper usage by up to 40%. ‘We’ve spent the last three months moving our systems to the cloud to enable us to cut back on the amount of […]

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Carey Olsen ranked tier 1 for its corporate and funds work across the Channel Islands by IFLR1000

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen’s work in the financial andcorporate and investment funds areas in Guernsey and Jersey has been recognised by the legal industry in the2015 International Financial Law Review 1000 (IFLR1000) guide. The new results come just after the firm gained tier 1 rankings across all of its Channel Island practice areas in The UK Legal […]

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The Atlantic Hotel Announced as a Finalist in the 2015 Condé Nast Johansens Awards for Excellence

The Atlantic Hotel Announced as a Finalist in the 2015 Condé Nast Johansens Awards for Excellence

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey’s Atlantic Hotel has again been nominated as a finalist in the Condé Nast Johansens Awards for Excellence. In 2013 the family owned establishment took the title of ‘Most Excellent Waterside Hotel’ and this year is one of three shortlisted properties in the ‘Best for Service’ category. The three finalists in the 2015 ‘Best for […]

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Switch Digital acquires BlueBox Creative

Switch Digital acquires BlueBox Creative

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Today, local web technology and digital marketing agency Switch Digital, has announced the takeover of BlueBox Creative. The acquisition, which was finalised earlier this month, sees experienced web developers Daniel Lightfoot and Jack Pallot, join the now seven strong Switch Digital team based at Spectrum in Gloucester Street. These latest appointments follow swiftly on from […]

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Equiom (Jersey) Limited Celebrates Second Anniversary

Equiom (Jersey) Limited Celebrates Second Anniversary

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Equiom (Jersey) Limited proudly celebrated two years in business on Wednesday 10th  September by holding a drinks reception for key clients and invited guests. The event at Equiom’s stunning 3rd floor offices – One The Esplanade, St Helier – was attended by 80 people. Since acquiring Andium Trust Company in October 2012, Equiom’s Jersey offering […]

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“Eat Safe Jersey” hygiene rating scheme launches

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Islanders will be able to find out the cleanliness of every food outlet in Jersey by going online at gov.je from today. All outlets in Jersey which supply food will have their hygiene rating made public via the “Eat Safe Jersey” search engine, part of a new initiative from the Environmental Health Department to award […]

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JTC Group invests inAsian Alliance Partner,Kensington Trust Group

JTC Group invests inAsian Alliance Partner,Kensington Trust Group

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

JTC Group (JTC) and Kensington Trust Group (KTG) have enhanced their strategic alliance, which commenced early 2013, via the investment by JTCin a strategic interest in KTG.  This investment further demonstrates JTC’s commitment both to KTG and to Asia as a key economic region offering significant growth prospects. With KTG having offices and a prominent […]

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