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PRAXIS AND IFM TO MERGE

PRAXIS AND IFM TO MERGE

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

GUERNSEY-based Praxis Group and Jersey-based IFM Group have announced plans to merge and create one of the largest independent and owner-managed financial services groups headquartered in the Channel Islands. Subject to regulatory approval, the new group will be known as Praxis IFM to reflect the merger of two existing businesses of a similar size with […]

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Local Senior Associate Called to the Bar and Receives Two Awards

Local Senior Associate Called to the Bar and Receives Two Awards

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Baker & Partners, a premier litigation and dispute resolution practice based in Jersey, celebrates the achievements of Simon Thomas, Advocate and Senior Associate, who has been called to the Jersey Bar and received two awards from the Law Society of Jersey. Simon was awarded the Davies and Ingram Award for Family Law after achieving the […]

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LAW SOCIETY ANNOUNCE JUNIOR LAWYER OF THE YEAR WINNER

LAW SOCIETY ANNOUNCE JUNIOR LAWYER OF THE YEAR WINNER

| January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Law Society of Jersey has voted Advocate Simon Hurry, as the winner of its Junior Lawyer of the Year Award.  Advocate Hurryis a senior associate at Jersey Law firm Collas Crill, working in the Dispute Resolution team.  He was called to the Bar of England and Wales in 2009 and qualified as a Jersey […]

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Impressive 13% growth rate for rare coin index

Impressive 13% growth rate for rare coin index

| January 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

When is a coin not just a coin? When it’s a tangible heritage asset that is worth far more than both its face value and its precious metal value. As many of us start penny pinching following our festive spending, there are some who are sitting pretty thanks to investing in rare coins. The latest […]

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C5 celebrate 1000 trainee milestone

C5 celebrate 1000 trainee milestone

| January 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Since significantly growing their training team on the 13th January 2014, the C5 Alliance Group Limited (C5) have trained 1000 people, one year exactly from this anniversary. This growth in the company’s bespoke training provision is reflected in the general growth that the business has seen over the last year. Of the 1000 people who […]

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First Names Group announces leadership changes

First Names Group announces leadership changes

| January 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

First Names Group, one of the world’s leading trust, corporate and fund administration service providers, has appointed Cengiz Somay as Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Current CEO Morgan Jubb will take on the role of Group Executive Chairman. The appointments are effective immediately. These changes reflect the evolving needs of the business, which is concluding […]

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Senior appointment at State Street in the Channel Islands

Senior appointment at State Street in the Channel Islands

| January 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

State Street has appointed Carole Hofbeck as Head of Compliance in the Channel Islands. Carole, who has spent nearly 30 years working in compliance roles in the finance industry, has joined State Street.  Most recently she has held compliance roles in commodities trading, treasury and alternative investments. Her previous roles included managing director, Head of Compliance […]

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JTC WELCOMES IN NEW YEAR WITH GROUP CFO APPOINTMENT

JTC WELCOMES IN NEW YEAR WITH GROUP CFO APPOINTMENT

| January 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Independent corporate, fund and private client services provider JTC has started the year by making a senior appointment and welcoming Martin Fotheringham as new Group Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Martin, who will be based in JTC’s Jersey offices, is a CA qualified accountant and highly-experienced CFO, having held positions in private equity-backed businesses during his […]

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A year to remember as Skipton continues to invest in Jersey

A year to remember as Skipton continues to invest in Jersey

| January 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

2014 was a year to remember for Skipton International in Jersey as its local lending overtook Guernsey where it had been the largest provider of new mortgages for the prior four years. Yet it looks set to be eclipsed by 2015 as the Channel Island bank continues to increase its Jersey mortgage book and becomes […]

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RBS International announces new senior management leadership team

RBS International announces new senior management leadership team

| January 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

RBS International has announced a new senior management structure for its operations in the Channel Islands, Isle of Man and Gibraltar. Led by Adrian Gill, Chief Executive Officer, RBS International, the business heads are: Stephen Reilly, Managing Director, Corporate & Markets, who has responsibility for Institutional, Corporate, Business and Commercial customers across the four jurisdictions. […]

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