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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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Jersey eGaming Hits Milestone of Over 100 Enquiries in First 21 Days

Jersey eGaming Hits Milestone of Over 100 Enquiries in First 21 Days

| February 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jersey eGaming received in excess of 100 enquiries in 21 days following the Island’s launch as an eGaming jurisdiction, with several licence applications already in process. In response to enquiries since its January launch, Jersey eGaming has been demonstrating how the eGaming industry has evolved since the ‘90s into a regulated, global, multi million-dollar business, […]

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EY ITEM Club shows positive forecast for 2015

EY ITEM Club shows positive forecast for 2015

| February 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

The economic growth outlook for 2015 is largely positive, with consumer-facing firms looking to benefit the most, delegates heard at the EY ITEM Club’s Winter Forecast presentation last week. The presentation was led by guest speaker Scott Livermore, Managing Director of International Macroeconomic Forecasting at Oxford Economics and senior economic advisor to the EY ITEM […]

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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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