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GLOBAL INNOVATION AWARD FOR JERSEY’S NEW SECURITY REGISTER

GLOBAL INNOVATION AWARD FOR JERSEY’S NEW SECURITY REGISTER

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Jersey Companies Registry, which is part of the Jersey Financial Services Commission (the “Commission”), has won a leading international award for its recently introduced Security Interests Register. The International Association of Commercial Administrators (“IACA”), the leading global forum for international registries, presented Jersey with the award for ‘outstanding achievement in secured transaction registry innovation’. […]

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Surge in Jersey private placement registrations as AIFMD transitional periodcomes to an end

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

A strong surge in applications in the lead up to the end of the AIFMD transitional phase has seen the number of funds notifying the Jersey Financial Services Commission (JFSC)of their intention to privately place into Europe under AIFMD rules break through the 150 mark. Figures collated bythe JFSC show that, as at 22 July, […]

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First investment by Jersey Innovation Fund into local company

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Advisory Board to the Jersey Innovation Fund are delighted to announce the first ever investment from the Fund, into Jersey-based company Stumpydog Innovations Limited, to help support the growth of the company over the next three years. The Jersey Innovation Fund (JIF) – one of the key priorities contained within the States 2012 Economic […]

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Sure Broadband Statement

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

SURE is aware that some of its customers have recently been affected by an ongoing disruption to their fibre broadband service.  Sure takes these matters very seriously and understands that this must have been very frustrating for its customers. Sure can confirm that the problems encountered have been fixed.Engineers from Sure, JT and Cisco (the […]

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VOISIN AND CAB TO OFFER A FREE PRESENTATION ON DISCRIMINATION LAW

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Voisin law firm and the Citizens Advice Bureau will deliver a free presentation to the public addressing the complexities and practicalities of Jersey’s new anti discrimination law. The Draft Discrimination (Jersey) Law 2013 was passed by the States on 14th May 2013 and will come into force on 1st September 2014. The new law will […]

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Awards all round for Hanson Renouf?

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

We are delighted to announce that Advocate Barbara Corbett and Jamie-Lee Morgan have both been shortlisted for the annual Family Law Awards. In addition to this, our linked barristers’ chambers No.5, has been crowned “Chambers of the Year” by The Lawyer Awards. The Family Law Awards were launched by Jordan Publishing to recognise the important […]

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Digital industry welcomes award of 4G spectrum by CICRA

Digital industry welcomes award of 4G spectrum by CICRA

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Digital Jersey has welcomed the news that the Channel Islands Competition and Regulatory Authorities (CICRA) has awarded 4G spectrum to three successful applicants, namely Airtel, JT and Sure. CIRCA have been working with local industry, consumers and Ofcom since June to assess bids from local telecom companies to provide this service and have announced their […]

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JT welcomes 4G decision

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

JT warmly welcomes the regulator’s decision to allow the JT Group to provide 4G services across the Channel Islands, through the award of the spectrum licence. We will now complete our launch plans to put in place the necessary network infrastructure as soon as possible, with customers being able to access this superfast data service […]

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CICRA awards 4G spectrum in the Channel Islands

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Local consumers are set to benefit from access to much faster mobile internet speeds and enhanced capabilities on their mobile phones following the announcement that CICRA (the Channel Islands Competition and Regulatory Authorities) is awarding 4G spectrum to three successful applicants. In June interested operators submitted bids to the telecoms regulator for the ability to […]

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Jersey Water announce Bursary Award for 2014

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey Water is pleased to announce that their Bursary Award for 2014 has been awarded to Lyndon Gledhill, who will be studying Chemistry at York University from this September. Lyndon attended Hautlieu School where he gained A levels in 2013 followed by a gap year spent working. Lyndon Gledhill commented “I am delighted to have […]

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