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Stuart Gardner joins EY as restructuring director

Stuart Gardner joins EY as restructuring director

| February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

STUART Gardner has joined EY’s Channel Islands Transactions Advisory team as a director, responsible for Liquidations and Strategic Exit Routes (LASER) services. Mr Gardner will be the first fully licensed appointment taking UK insolvency practitioner of a Big Four accountancy firm in the Channel Islands.  An Oxford graduate and chartered accountant, he joins EY with […]

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Outstanding success for Liberation Group beers

Outstanding success for Liberation Group beers

| February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Liberation Group is raising a celebratory glass to its brewery team after enjoying outstanding success at this year’s International Brewing Awards. The company has won Gold, two silver and two bronze medals at the Awards, which are held at the National Brewery Centre in Burton on Trent. Liberation IPA won a gold medal in […]

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Rachel recognised with Gold award from Close

Rachel recognised with Gold award from Close

| February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Close Finance’s Rachel Scott Renouf has won a gold award in the Group’s inaugural Recognition Awards. She flew to London last month to pick up her award, unaware that she was to be recognised as one of the top five employees in the UK for her efforts in supporting and mentoring staff at one of […]

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APPLEBY ADVISES IFM ON MERGER WITH PRAXIS GROUP

APPLEBY ADVISES IFM ON MERGER WITH PRAXIS GROUP

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Appleby acted as Jersey and Guernsey counsel to the IFM Group in relation to its merger with Guernsey based Praxis Holdings Limited. The merger is subject to regulatory approval. The newly created group, to be named PraxisIFM, will have combined revenues of over £23 million, more than $30 billion assets under administration and employ over […]

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First Names Group named in Top 25 Most Admired UK Companies 2015

First Names Group named in Top 25 Most Admired UK Companies 2015

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Leading independent trust, funds and corporate services provider First Names Group has been listed as one of eprivateclient’s Top 25 Most Admired Companies for the second year running.   eprivateclient, a leading publication for private client professionals publishes the list of most admired companies in the UK and UK offshore market annually. It includes leading […]

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World-First Hologram Stamp Issued by Jersey Post

World-First Hologram Stamp Issued by Jersey Post

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

A new range of Definitive stamps including a world-first in stamp print technology will be issued by Jersey Post on 18 February 2015. With permission granted to Jersey Post by the Bailiff of Jersey, ten new Definitive stamps depict the Crest of Jersey in a palette of colours chosen to reflect a contemporary representation for […]

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New committee for Channel Islands PR professionals

New committee for Channel Islands PR professionals

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Channel Islands Group of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR), the body that represents the public relations industry in the UK, has elected a new committee for 2015. Following its Annual General Meeting in January, Adam Riddell will serve a second term as Chair; Guy Le Maistre has been re-appointed as Treasurer; and […]

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Local Care Worker Promoted to Manage Jersey’s  Leading Home Care Company

Local Care Worker Promoted to Manage Jersey’s Leading Home Care Company

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Isabel Freitas, 32, has been appointed Manager of leading local care provider Lavender Villa Home Care. Originally a beauty therapist and manager of a prestigious beauty concession, Miss Freitas progressed naturally into the care industry eight years ago. As a therapist she was approached to assist with the ‘Look Good Feel Better’ group to help […]

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Acclaimed stand up Romesh Ranganathan to provide entertainment at JFA dinner

Acclaimed stand up Romesh Ranganathan to provide entertainment at JFA dinner

| February 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Jersey Funds Association (JFA) will welcome comedian Romesh Ranganathan as the guest speaker at their annual dinner this April. Romesh, who is a maths teacher, turned rap artist, turned stand-up comedian and self-declared “tubby, vegan, sociopath,” will be the guest speaker at the dinner, which will take place on Friday 17th April at the […]

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Investec helps make the future brighter for children in Jersey

Investec helps make the future brighter for children in Jersey

| February 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

INVESTEC Private Banking has covered the cost for a year of a programme aimed at improving the education and wellbeing of young children in Jersey. Growing Together is a 48-week scheme operated by the charity Brighter Futures, of which Investec is a charitable partner. The programme supports parents in their role as their child’s first […]

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