Guernsey, Europe’s leading specialist centre for servicing private equity, today launched its first voluntary green private equity principles. As a new sustainable financial system is bei...Read More
Back in March, responding to the publication of new research indicating how companies with strong environmental credentials have been outperforming others during the Covid-19 pandemic, I wro...Read More
New infrastructure fund launched in Guernsey
A new $1.9 billion infrastructure fund has launched from Guernsey. iCON Infrastructure Partners V beat its fundraising target within three months of starting fundraising. iCON is an independe...
17 April 2020
Changes to Guernsey’s corporate insolvency law and the winding up of foreign companies
January 2020 saw the States of Guernsey pass the Companies (Guernsey) Law, 2008 (Insolvency) (Amendment) Ordinance, 2020 (Ordinance), an important legislative development to supplement Guernsey...
15 April 2020
COVID-19 economic impact strengthens case for captive insurance
The long-term economic impact of COVID-19 is likely to strengthen the case for captive insurance solutions for large corporations, according to the Chief Executive of Guernsey Finance. Domin...
14 April 2020
Signing on – how Guernsey makes business easier in unprecedented times
Craig Cordle, partner at Ogier in Guernsey, explains how the island’s foresighted legislation is facilitating electronic transactions for businesses. With self-isolation and social distancing n...
09 April 2020
Climate change stocks outperforming the market during COVID-19 pandemic
Sustainable finance is going to be even more front and centre in the post Covid-19 world, according to the Chair of Guernsey Green Finance. Dr Andy Sloan was responding to the publication of n...
08 April 2020
Guernsey banks work with States on loan guarantee scheme
All Guernsey banks are participating in a loan guarantee scheme organised by the States of Guernsey to enable financial support for businesses through the COVID-19 pandemic. The governments ...
07 April 2020
Actuary services enhanced for Guernsey captive managers
BDO in Guernsey has launched a new actuarial non-life offering to Guernsey-based captive insurance managers as it expands its range of services. A recent merger between Moore Stephens and BDO ...
06 April 2020
TISE - Continuing to work together through COVID-19
Fiona Le Poidevin, CEO of The International Stock Exchange Group (TISEG), explores how TISE is continuing to provide an effective exchange operation for all market participants as everyone wor...
03 April 2020
Crown Dependencies’ banking associations write open letter on coronavirus concerns
The Association of Guernsey Banks, together with its counterparts in Jersey and the Isle of Man, have written to their respective island communities to outline the banking sector’s continu...
02 April 2020
Working through the lockdown
How is Guernsey's finance industry coping with Covid-19 disruption and the lockdown? Guernsey Finance Chief Executive Dominic Wheatley outlines his thoughts, his praise for the way the indust...