In the global power and utilities market 56% of M&A deals were in the renewables sector according to EY’s Power Transactions and Trends: Q1 2019 report. This contributed to a total value of $12....Read More
Guernsey reinsurance works for EU-domiciled insurers and allows them to take credit in capital calculations for reinsurance under Solvency II regulations. The Guernsey industry has consistent...Read More
Guernsey welcomes launch of London Green Finance Strategy
The global specialist financial services centre of Guernsey has welcomed the launch of the UK’s new Green Finance Strategy, launched today at the Green Finance Summit in London. City Minist...
02 July 2019
PE managers still underestimate impact of green finance – Guernsey Finance research
As part of its contribution to London’s climate action week, Guernsey Finance today publishes findings suggesting the political backdrop is encouraging private equity managers to consider mo...
01 July 2019
Guernsey insurance supervision sets high standards
Regulation of Guernsey’s insurance industry is meeting current international standards, according to a report published by the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS). T...
27 June 2019
Private capital takes a bigger stake in private equity market
Private capital is growing in significance as a source of funds for private equity funds, new research carried out by Guernsey Finance has revealed. The PE industry – particularly smalle...
25 June 2019
Guernsey continues to drive ILS innovation
Innovations including the introduction of 30-day rollover and the introduction of the ‘hybrid’ – a combined licensed insurance company and a regulated investment fund – have kept Guernsey hi...
24 June 2019
Pension Scheme Risk Management - the Guernsey Solution
BWCI Partner Clair Le Poidevin discusses how Guernsey has established itself as a predominant location for longevity swaps placed through captives. Risk management and pension schemes Pensi...
24 June 2019
Guernsey up with the leading pack on green finance
Guernsey’s progress made with green and sustainable finance has been praised by a leading international figure in the sector. Stephen Nolan, Managing Director of the International Network ...
21 June 2019
The Guernsey Solution – utilising the Guernsey ICC for pensions de-risking
Since the first ground breaking deals in 2014, Guernsey has underlined its position as the go-to jurisdiction for longevity risk transfers by pension schemes, now having been home to seven dea...
20 June 2019
Crown Dependencies announce steps regarding beneficial ownership regimes
Guernsey and its fellow Crown Dependencies – Jersey and the Isle of Man – have jointly published their roadmaps for the development of their register of beneficial ownership regimes. The mo...
19 June 2019
Guernsey’s a pillar of strength in the offshore wealth management sector
Matthew Gilligan, Louvre Trust (Guernsey) Services Client Relationship Manager, turns his thoughts to Guernsey’s position as an offshore wealth management centre: although in size it might n...