Tag: Jersey Finance

New legislation can bolster Jersey Hedge Fund appeal

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

A change to Jersey’s legislation will help bolster the jurisdiction’s standing as a centre for hedge fund business, according to Jersey Finance. The introduction of a new exemption in Jersey’s Financial Services Law, designed to simplify and encourage the establishment of hedge fund management businesses in Jersey, was signed into law by Jersey’s Chief Minister […]

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Jersey private client professionals lead the way in Powerful Women list

| November 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

More professionals from Jersey have been recognised as being the most powerful women in the private wealth management industry than any other jurisdiction. 36 of Jersey’s most influential women have been named in Citywealth’s IFC Power Women Top 200 list, which was published last week and features women working in a wide range of areas […]

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Jersey Finance ramps up Asia activity by launching inaugural Roadshow series

| November 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey Finance has embarked on a ramped-up programme of activity in Asia this autumn, including launching an inaugural series of Roadshow events in key markets across the Far and Middle East. The tailored series of breakfast and lunchtime events will feature a number of expert speakers, including Richard Corrigan, Deputy CEO of Jersey Finance, who […]

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Financial Services Ombudsman: funding consultation

| September 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Departments of Economic Development in Jersey and Commerce & Employment in Guernsey (the Departments) have today issued a joint consultation to gather views on the funding scheme proposed for the Office of the Financial Services Ombudsman (OFSO). The proposal and consultation feedback will then be presented to OFSO for its consideration in prescribing the […]

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Jersey Finance welcomes new chairman

Jersey Finance welcomes new chairman

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey Finance has appointed Robert Christensen as the new Chairman of its Board in succession to Jonathan White. Robert Christensen, who has had over 35 years of experience in trust and company management services within Jersey, has been the Managing Director of Volaw Group since 1988, having been a founding director of Volaw in 1982. […]

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Finance Industry Representatives Meet Chinese Ambassador to the UK

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Representatives of the finance industry in Jersey met with the Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to the UK during a visit to Jersey this week. His Excellency Liu Xiaoming, who was in Jersey from 11 to 14 August, visited Jersey Finance’s offices to hold a roundtable discussion with senior finance industry representatives on […]

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Picture of stability and sector growth in 2013 Survey of Financial Institutions

| July 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

The latest figures published this week in the Survey of Financial Institutions reinforce a trend for stability and sector growth within Jersey’s finance industry, according to Jersey Finance. Overall total annual net profits generated by the industry in 2013 stood at £1.18bn, a level consistent with figures for the past two years and the fourth […]

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Jersey represented with keynote speaker and panellist at leading international banking forum

| June 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey is taking part in the International Festival of Business 2014 in Liverpool this week with two representatives speaking in the fifth International Banking and Finance Forum. The Forum, on 2 July, aims to explore the role of financial services in supporting economic growth and encouraging greater focus on best practice in banking and finance. […]

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Jersey establishes Shanghai presence and maintains Far East momentum

Jersey establishes Shanghai presence and maintains Far East momentum

| June 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey has affirmed its commitment to maintaining strong relationships with the Greater China market by establishing a ‘Launchpad’ presence in Shanghai, and the appointment of a new Head of Business Development, Greater China, as it continues to roll out a programme of activity across the wider Far East region. In order to maximise the growing […]

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Jersey’s ‘competitive edge’ highlighted in winning ‘Best International Financial Centre’ Award

| June 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey’s expertise and reach as an International Finance Centre (IFC) has been recognised by being named ‘Best International Financial Centre’ in the Professional Adviser International Fund and Product Awards 2014. Now in their 15th year, the Awards, which are organised by leading international media group Incisive Media, are designed to reward and recognise the groups […]

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