Tag: KPMG in the Channel Islands

KPMG outlines benefits of disclosure facilities

| February 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Experts from KPMG in the Channel Islands have highlighted how local finance businesses with UK-resident clients can make the most out of HMRC’s Guernsey and Jersey Disclosure Facilities. Delegates at recent seminars held in both islands heard how the disclosure facilities, which allow tax disclosures to be made in advance of the proposed automatic exchange […]

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New Director for KPMG in the Channel Islands

New Director for KPMG in the Channel Islands

| November 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Lesley Averell has been promoted to Director of KPMG in the Channel Islands. Miss Averell qualified with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland at PwC in Belfast before moving to KPMG in Jersey in 2002.  She specialises in banking and various investment funds including real estate, mezzanine and debt funds and has worked on […]

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KPMG BusinessLife.co Funds Forum

KPMG BusinessLife.co Funds Forum

| October 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

The capability of Channel Islands fund practitioners needs to be flaunted, delegates heard at this year’s BusinessLife.co Channel Islands Fund Forum – sponsored by KPMG in the Channel Islands. The fourth annual event of its kind, titled ‘Navigating Through the Waves of Change’, was held at the Hotel de France in Jersey and attended by […]

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Students paired with local managers in Work Shadowing scheme

Students paired with local managers in Work Shadowing scheme

| April 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

FOLLOWING a series of successful interviews last month, 49 students have now been paired with managers from local companies to undertake a weeklong shadowing period over the summer, as part of the Institute of Directors (IoD) Work Shadowing scheme. The scheme, sponsored by KPMG in the Channel Islands, pairs talented year 12 students with a […]

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KPMG seminar to address impact of UK residential property transactions and ownership

| December 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

A December seminar to be run by KPMG in the Channel Islands will address the draft legislation impacting UK residential property transactions and ownership. The seminar will be held on 14 December at the Grand Hotel from 8.30 to 10 a.m. and is designed for advisors and intermediaries whose clients may be affected by the […]

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KPMG seminar to focus on current trends and issues in local M&A market

| September 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

KPMG in the Channel Islands is hosting a seminar focusing on current key transaction trends and issues within the CI mergers and acquisitions (M&A) market. “With M&A activity starting to gather momentum both from trade and private equity buyers and through formal auctions and off-exchange transactions, we are seeing increasing interest in acquiring Channel Island […]

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KPMG staff make a difference in the local community

| July 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Over 80  employees from KPMG in the Channel Islands’ Jersey office will be exchanging their office jobs for voluntary work in the local community next week (July 30 to 3 August). As part of the firm’s annual Make a Difference Day – now in its fifth year in Jersey – employees will be working on […]

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Experts to focus on private equity at CI Funds Forum 2012

| May 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Private equity will be under the spotlight at this year’s Channel Islands Funds Forum in association with KPMG in the Channel Islands. The third annual forum hosted by businesslife.co will be held in Guernsey for the first time and will feature an exceptional group of industry leaders, both local and off island, who will be […]

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Significant management changes at KPMG

Significant management changes at KPMG

| May 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

There will be a seamless transition in senior management at KPMG in the Channel Islands when managing director, Mark Thompson, takes over as chairman and Jason Laity steps into the managing director role on 1 October 2012. After over 30 years with KPMG, chairman and senior partner, Larry Catterson, is to retire from the Channel […]

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KPMG in the Channel Islands positive about the outlook for the mergers and acquisitions market

| February 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

KPMG in the Channel Islands believes the mergers and acquisition market is as buoyant as ever despite the turbulent economic climate. In 2011 KPMG in the Channel Islands, one of the ‘big four’ leading advisory and accountancy services groups, assisted with 15 sizeable transactions in the fiduciary and fund administration sectors. Ashley Paxton, head of […]

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