Tag: Jersey Finance

Financial services heralded as Jersey’s ‘best prospect’ at IoD lunch

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

The head of the body responsible for representing and promoting Jersey’s biggest industry told attendees at this month’s IoD Jersey lunch event (8th April) that the finance industry was the ‘best prospect’ for Jersey now and in the future given global economic and social trends. In a talk entitled ‘First for Finance: current performance and […]

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Jersey boosts China inbound and outbound investment appeal with MoU

Jersey boosts China inbound and outbound investment appeal with MoU

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey’s appeal as a centre for facilitating investment into and out of China has been boosted following the signing this week of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Jersey Financial Services Commission (JFSC) and the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC), according to Jersey Finance. The MoU was signed by John Harris, Director General of […]

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Standard Bank deposits rise as Jersey’s overall deposits fall

Standard Bank deposits rise as Jersey’s overall deposits fall

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey Finance’s latest quarterly report covering the final quarter of 2013 shows that bank deposits in Jersey have continued to fall and now stand at their lowest levels since 2002, but it’s not all gloom in the banking sector. Standard Bank in Jersey has bucked the trend and seen a significant increase in the value […]

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Jersey Finance appoints new Deputy Chief Executive

Jersey Finance appoints new Deputy Chief Executive

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey Finance has announced the appointment of Richard Corrigan as the new Deputy Chief Executive Officer. Richard, who joined Jersey Finance at the start of 2013, will continue to lead the organisation’s market development effort. In his earlier banking career he held senior roles with both The Royal Bank of Scotland International and Barclays Wealth, […]

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IoD lunch to highlight future prospects for Jersey’s finance industry

IoD lunch to highlight future prospects for Jersey’s finance industry

| March 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

The head of the body responsible for representing and promoting Jersey’s biggest industry is to take to the podium at this month’s IoD Jersey lunch. Geoff Cook, CEO of Jersey Finance, will be the guest speaker at this month’s IoD lunch to give a talk entitled ‘First for Finance: current performance and future prospects for […]

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Evolution of the global information exchange landscape to form heart of Jersey Finance Annual Private Client Conference

Evolution of the global information exchange landscape to form heart of Jersey Finance Annual Private Client Conference

| March 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Global developments in the information exchange arena, together with evolution within wealth management strategies, and structures in growth markets around the world are set to form the focus of the Jersey Finance Annual Private Client Conference in London this year. Taking place on Tuesday 13th May at 8 Northumberland Avenue, the first London venue to […]

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Positive future outlook for real estate and private equity highlighted at Jersey funds conference

Positive future outlook for real estate and private equity highlighted at Jersey funds conference

| March 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Funds professionals are anticipating particular growth in the real estate and private equity asset classes, according to the results of a poll held at the Jersey Finance Annual London Funds Conference last week. At the conference, held in London on 19th March, an audience of senior funds professionals was asked where they saw most growth […]

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Jersey Finance welcomes 20th tax agreement with EU Member States

| March 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey Finance has welcomed the signing of the Tax Information Exchange Agreement (TIEA) with Belgium which took place in London on Thursday (March 13, 2014). The new agreement brings the total number of tax agreements Jersey has now signed with EU Member States to 20, which includes both TIEAs and Double Taxation Agreements (DTAs). To […]

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Jersey receives endorsement in senior political circles for response to new international standards

| March 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

This week the Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury, David Gauke, described Jersey and the other Crown Dependencies and Overseas Territories as being at “the forefront” globally on the agenda for tax transparency. This follows a further positive endorsement from the Secretary General of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Angel Gurria, who praised […]

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Growth in landmark real estate and private equity structures reflects Jersey’s global appeal

Growth in landmark real estate and private equity structures reflects Jersey’s global appeal

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

A rise in high value real estate and private equity funds targeting UK, continental European and global assets have been structured through Jersey in recent months, providing evidence of Jersey’s growing appeal as an alternative investment funds domicile. In the last six months, a number of major and innovative real estate and private equity fund […]

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