The Guernsey International Business Association has issued guidance on how Guernsey companies can comply with substance requirements during the coronavirus pandemic. GIBA’s statement said: “It ...Read More
Guernsey’s expertise in the private equity sector has been highlighted with Carey Olsen’s success as Best Law Firm – Fund Structuring category at the Private Equity Wire European Awards. T...Read More
Guernsey named Europe's best captive domicile for third straight year
Guernsey has been crowned European domicile of the year for the third successive year at the UK Captive Services Awards 2015. The awards, now in their third year, formed part of the Captive Li...
26 January 2015
Guernsey enhances its leading position for non-UK LSE listings
Guernsey has more non-UK entities listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) than any other jurisdiction globally, according to new figures from the market authority. LSE data shows that at t...
22 January 2015
Has a market harmonisation allowing cross-jurisdiction selling really occurred?
Jessica McGhie of Clear Path Analysis spoke to Christopher Jehan, Chairman of the Guernsey Investment Fund Association’s (GIFA) Technical Committee, on the subject of cross-jurisdicti...
22 January 2015
How is more regulation impacting fund distribution?
Dominic Wheatley, Chief Executive of Guernsey Finance, looks at the impact of regulations such as AIFMD have impacted the funds industry. Since the global financial crisis there has been...
22 January 2015
Guernsey closes year just short of 800 international insurers
The Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) licensed 85 new international insurers during 2014. This included eight limited companies, three Protected Cell Companies (PCCs), 54 PCC cell...
21 January 2015
Guernsey captives – an alternative risk management solution
Dominic Wheatley, Chief Executive of Guernsey Finance, explores how the Island’s captive insurance specialists can provide risk managers with an alternative solution for their company’s insuran...
15 January 2015
Guernsey funds technical masterclass proving popular
More than 300 delegates have signed up to attend the Guernsey funds technical masterclass in London at the end of the month. The event, which takes place at the British Museum on Wednesday ...
14 January 2015
Merchant Navy joins Guernsey's pension longevity risk boom
The Merchant Navy Officers Pension Fund (MNOPF) is the latest scheme to utilise a Guernsey captive to hedge £1.5bn of its longevity risk, reports Captive Review. The MNOPF has worked with Towe...
09 January 2015
Paradigm shift - collateralised reinsurance
Justin Wallen, Managing Director of the Hexagon PCC Group in Guernsey, examines the trends currently emerging from the January 1, 2015 renewal season for collateralised reinsurance from h...
07 January 2015
Protected cell companies for fund and non-fund structures
The protected cell company has come a long way since its creation in Guernsey in 1997 as a vehicle designed for use in the captive insurance industry, explains Joe Truelove, Head of Fund Servic...