Tag: Jersey Finance

Alternative funds underpin stable second quarter finance industry performance

| August 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Banking and funds activity in Jersey has remained stable with the latter being underpinned by a strong alternatives sector, according to the latest figures for Jersey’s finance industry. Collated by the Jersey Financial Services Commission (JFSC) for the second quarter of the year (June 2015), the latest statistics show that, whilst the net asset value […]

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Survey reflects stability and positive long-term outlook for Jersey’s finance industry

| July 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Stability and a strong long-term outlook for Jersey’s finance industry are key messages to emerge from the latest Jersey Business Tendency Survey,according to Geoff Cook, CEO, Jersey Finance. The majority of indicators for the finance industry in the survey were the same or similar to the previous quarter whilst eight of the ten indicators were […]

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Jersey’s finance industry has again been recognised as the leading international funds jurisdiction

| July 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recognising Jersey’s appeal for financial services, especially in the field of fund management and domiciliation, Global Investor/ISF magazine, one of Euromoney Institutional Investor’s flagship titles has awarded Jersey ‘Financial Centre of the Year 2015’ in their annual Investment Excellence Awards. Held on Thursday 2 July at the Grange, St Pauls, the Global Investor/ISF awards recognise […]

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2014 Survey of Financial Institutions highlights strong profits and value of finance industry to local economy

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Figures published today in the Survey of Financial Institutions indicate that profits generated by the finance industry jumped by a quarter last year to reach the highest level in six years whilst more local students than ever are finding employment in the industry, according to Jersey Finance. Overall total annual net profits generated by the […]

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Role of IFCs in facilitating Africa inward investment to be explored at Jersey Finance seminar

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Opportunities to invest in Africa and the role that International Finance Centres(IFCs) can play in facilitating growth in the continent will form the focus of an event to be held by Jersey Finance in London next week. The Jersey Finance ‘Africa Investment Seminar’ will be held at the Institute of Directors in London on 25 […]

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Steady performance for Jersey’s finance industry in first quarter

| May 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Latest figures released on Jersey’s finance industry show a steady performance including a small increase in banking deposits and signs that a change to fund regulation will support certain types of new funds business. Banking deposits have reached their highest level since last summerand while there was a small fall in the value of funds, […]

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Employment rising in the finance industry

| April 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

The news that employment in the finance industry has increased by 400 during 2014, including 200 in the final six months of the year, has been welcomed by Geoff Cook, CEO, Jersey Finance. The figures are included in the Jersey Labour Market statistics published today (April 16) by the States of Jersey which show that […]

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OECD Tax Policy expert added toJersey Finance private client London conference programme

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Director of the OECD’s Centre for Tax Policy and Administration Pascal Saint-Amans will give a keynote speech at this year’s Jersey Finance annual private client conference in London in May. Pascal joins the previously announced line-up of keynote speakers for the event including Stephanie Flanders, Chief Market Strategist for the UK and Europe for […]

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Opportunities to diversify alternative funds offering highlighted at Jersey funds conference

Opportunities to diversify alternative funds offering highlighted at Jersey funds conference

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jersey has an opportunity to diversify its alternative funds capabilities and a growing role to play as a European domicile supporting US fund managers, according to panellists at this year’s Jersey Finance Annual London Fund Conference. Discussing global opportunities for Jersey, the panel at this year’s conference, which took place on 19 March at 8 […]

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Digital due-diligence platforms explored at Jersey Finance debate

| March 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jersey’s ambitions to position itself as a leading FinTech jurisdiction and how digital innovation could assist Jersey’s finance industry with growing due diligence obligations formed the focus of an event hosted by Jersey Finance recently. At a sell-out event at the Pomme D’Or Hotel on 4March, a panel of experts discussed the potential benefits as […]

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