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Greenlight consultants first in Channel Islands to complete PRINCE2 Agile® training

Greenlight consultants first in Channel Islands to complete PRINCE2 Agile® training

| July 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nine change management specialists from Greenlight have become the first consultants in the Channel Islands to become certified PRINCE2 Agile® practitioners. PRINCE2 Agile® is the world’s most complete agile project management solution, combining the flexibility and responsiveness of agile with the clearly defined framework of PRINCE2®. Change management is a growing speciality, with Channel Island […]

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First Names Group acquires Nautilus

| July 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

First Names Group has received regulatory approval to acquire independent trust and corporate services provider Nautilus Trust Company (Nautilus) in Jersey, Hong Kong and London. All the conditions of the deal have been agreed and the transaction concluded. Nautilus was originally founded in 1999 as Beachside Trust Company by shareholders of BBA Chartered Accountants; the […]

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Carey Olsen advises Patron Capital on €949million real estate fund

Carey Olsen advises Patron Capital on €949million real estate fund

| July 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Carey Olsen’s Jersey funds team has advised Patron Capital Advisors on the launch of its fifth European real estate fund, Patron Capital Fund V, LP, which recently held its final closing with a total fund size of €948,632,391(including €143,000,000 of co-investment capital). This is the first of the Patron funds to be domiciled in Jersey […]

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JT’S CISCO EXPERTISE REACHES NEW HEIGHTS

JT’S CISCO EXPERTISE REACHES NEW HEIGHTS

| July 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

JT has become the first provider in the Channel Islands to achieve the coveted ‘Advanced Collaboration Architecture Specialisation’ recognition from global technology provider Cisco.   This status has been granted to JT in recognition of reaching this specialist level for delivering collaboration solutions to its global clients.  JT became a Certified Partner with Cisco 15 years ago and has […]

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Digital Jersey and Population Office Sign MoU in Support of Digital Sector

| July 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Digital Jersey and the Population Office have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) establishing a six-month pilot scheme to provide staffing permissions, both registered and licensed, to local businesses looking to fill technology and digital commercial roles. This initiative is in response to the Jersey Innovation Review, which looks to address current skills shortages by removing […]

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Jersey stamps scoop prestigious design award

Jersey stamps scoop prestigious design award

| July 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

A commemorative set of stamps issued by Jersey Post has won one of world’s most prestigious design awards. The six stamps, issued to commemorate the Battle of Britain,have been recognised in the graphic design category of the D&AD Awards (Design & Art Direction Awards), widely regarded as one of the major events in the world […]

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Zillah Howard, partner is five times winner of European legal award

Zillah Howard, partner is five times winner of European legal award

| July 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Bedell Cristin partner, Zillah Howard, has been named ‘Best in Offshore’ for the fifth consecutive year in the Europe Women in Business Law Awards organised by Euromoney Legal Media Group. The awards, which were presented at a gala ceremony in London attended by a wide cross section of Europe’s leading female lawyers, celebrate the achievement […]

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Collas Crill advises on sale of Liberation Group

| July 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill’s property and commercial departments have advised leading Channel Island chain, the Liberation Group, on its £118m sale to Caledonia Investments plc. Formed in 2008, the Liberation Group owns the largest group of pubs and eateries in the Channel Islands with a total of 68 premises; 44 in Jersey, 22 in Guernsey and two […]

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JTC CLIENTBUCKS BREXIT TREND WITH MAJOR LONDON REAL ESTATE TRANSACTION

JTC CLIENTBUCKS BREXIT TREND WITH MAJOR LONDON REAL ESTATE TRANSACTION

| July 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

JTC Group has provided structuring and financial administration services in relation to a £320m development financing deal in London, bucking the recent trend for doom and gloom in the real estate market post the so-called Brexit vote. JTC’s client, City Pride Limited, invests in prime London real estate and the specific project relates to the […]

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Baker & Partners First Jersey Practice Approved to Offer a Yearly Pupillage

| July 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Baker & Partners, a specialist litigation and dispute resolution practice based in Jersey, has been approved on-going by the Bar Standards Board to offer a pupillage each year. A pupillage is the final, practical stage of training to become a barrister. Baker & Partners is the first offshore practice to offer a pupillage leading to a practising […]

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