Tag: Jersey Finance

Stable 2014 for Jersey’s finance industry as funds industry reaches record levels

| March 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

The latest figures for all sectors of Jersey’s finance industry reflect an overall good performance, with the funds sector once again leading the way and recording its fourth consecutive quarter of growth to reach its highest level in seven years. The statistics highlight that the net asset value of regulated funds increased by £23.5 billion […]

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Jersey maintains leading position for high value corporate listings as global market capitalisation rises

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jersey has affirmed its position as a leading centre for companies looking to list, with the volume and value of Jersey companies listed on exchanges around the world rising significantly in the past 12 months, according to figures collated by Jersey Finance. The latest figures show that there are now a total of 110 Jersey […]

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Jeremy Paxman to pose the questions at Jersey funds event in London

Jeremy Paxman to pose the questions at Jersey funds event in London

| January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Former BBC Newsnight anchor, Jeremy Paxman, will be asking the questions about the prospects for the international funds industry when he is the moderator at this year’s Jersey Finance funds conference in London on March 19. Entitled ‘Winning Moves,’ the annual conference will provide an analysis of the current global funds marketplace, the changing regulatory […]

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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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