The Chief Executive of Guernsey Finance has outlined how the agency accelerated progress through the Covid-19 pandemic and, with increased funding from the States of Guernsey, will be rea...Read More
Plans to continue to develop the financial services industry in Guernsey and broaden its reach will be unveiled at this week’s Industry Update event, presented by Guernsey Finance. T...Read More
Economic substance matters for investors
Fund managers and investors are becoming increasingly aware of and interested in economic substance for practical and reputational reasons. Guernsey funds lawyer Kate Storey, a Partner ...
19 November 2020
New $280 million pop music fund launches in Guernsey
A second investment fund focusing on investment in pop music has launched in Guernsey. Round Hill Music Royalty Fund Ltd has also listed from Guernsey on the Specialist Fund Segment of the Ma...
18 November 2020
Guernsey offers depth and quality for investment funds
Justin Hallett, Director, BDO Guernsey, outlines why Guernsey’s economic substance makes it a particularly appealing choice as an investment funds jurisdiction. Despite Covid-19, there has been...
12 November 2020
Vietnam fund makes first use of fast track migration scheme
Guernsey’s new fast track application regime for managers of overseas funds has been used for the first time. VinaCapital, one of Vietnam's leading investment management and real esta...
11 November 2020
Addressing the growing demand to migrate to Guernsey
In recent years economic substance has become a fundamental factor driving developments in global finance centres. The global base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS) movement driven by the OE...
10 November 2020
Guernsey – providing shelter from the storm
Ben Hill, Managing Director of Ocorian in Guernsey, recaps the key discussion points from the second day of We Are Guernsey's Guernsey Funds Forum Webinar. For those looking for signs of optimi...
06 November 2020
A close US election is “everyone’s worst nightmare”
Guernsey Finance Chief Executive Rupert Pleasant reflects on a conversation with broadcaster and journalist Andrew Neil as the final part of our Funds Forum webinar... What a privilege to get ...
04 November 2020
2020 Guernsey Funds Forum part two, Sanctuary II - the highlights
Monday 2 November: “Capitalism is changing for the better” Business, and particularly those fuelled by Guernsey’s specialism of private equity financing, will not be derailed by the Covid-19...
02 November 2020
Green insurance moving forward in Guernsey
Guernsey’s development of green and sustainable finance continues with consideration being given to a introducing a lower risk weighting for green investments held by life insurers. The Guerns...
26 October 2020
Guernsey’s market access update
While the global Covid-19 pandemic has taken centre stage, Brexit, and the finalisation of a trade deal and market access between the UK and EU, remains a critical issue. Securing, and ev...