Guernsey enhanced its Companies Law 25 years ago to create the Protected Cell Company (PCC) – not just a first for the island, but a first in the world. Midshore Consulting Managing Director a...Read More
Guernsey signs two more DTAs
Guernsey has completed two further bilateral Double Taxation Arrangements (DTAs). The agreements with Mauritius and the Seychelles mean that Guernsey has now signed a total of 10 comprehensi...
30 January 2014
Guernsey Finance chief wins award for raising island's profile
Fiona Le Poidevin, Chief Executive of Guernsey Finance, the promotional agency for the island's finance industry internationally, has been recognised for her contribution to raising the profile ...
29 January 2014
Basketball player uses Guernsey to protect image rights
Collas Crill IP has filed an image rights application for professional basketball player Loukas Mavrokefalidis, who currently plays for Panathinaikos Athens in the Euroleague. Mavrokefalid...
23 January 2014
Guernsey still leads in LSE listings, added most in 2013
Guernsey has more entities listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) than any other jurisdiction globally (excluding the UK), according to new figures from the market authority. LSE data sho...
22 January 2014
ILS helps Guernsey license 89 international insurers in 2013
The Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) licensed 89 new international insurers during 2013. This includes 10 limited companies, 6 Protected Cell Companies (PCCs), 63 PCC cells,...
20 January 2014
Bedell Cristin in Guernsey recognised for ILS work in Islamic finance deal
The Guernsey office of Bedell Cristin has acted in an Insruance Linked Securities (ILS) deal which has received an accolade from Islamic Finance News. The deal was judged the top deal in t...
17 January 2014
Firm registers both image rights and trademark in Guernsey
Romanillos and Cook Image Rights Limited has applied to the Guernsey Resgistry to register not only its image rights but also its company logo as a Guernsey trademark. Jose Luis Romanillo...
15 January 2014
Butterfield to acquire Legis trust business
The Bank of N.T. Butterfield and Son Limited today announced that it has reached agreement in principle with Legis Group Holdings Limited to acquire Legis Group's Guernsey-based trust a...
13 January 2014
Interest in Guernsey foundations beginning to build
Foundations business in Guernsey is starting to grow. Since the introduction of the Guernsey Foundations Law at the beginning of last year, 16 foundations have been registered in the Island. ...
13 January 2014
New property fund to be administered in Guernsey
Guernsey-headquartered Legis Group has been appointed administrator of a newly launched vehicle for investing in student accommodation, a thriving new alternative property class. Curlew Stude...