Earlier this year Grant Thornton published a global economic report, interviewing 5,000 mid-market business leaders. The feedback revealed a more downbeat outlook for 2019 but, as Grant Thornt...Read More
Mourant Ozannes a winner at China Business Law Awards
Leading offshore law firm Mourant Ozannes has been announced as a winner in the China Business Law Journal's 2013 China Business Law Awards. The firm was recognised in the category for 'best l...
19 February 2014
Increase in acquisitions by Guernsey companies, says Appleby
Statistics from Appleby show that offshore deal volumes rose steadily throughout 2013, resulting in a cumulative 12-month deal value topped only three times in the last decade. The latest editi...
17 February 2014
From BRICs to MINTs at Guernsey Funds Forum 2014
Leading economist and creator of the 'BRICs' acronym, Jim O'Neill, will be the keynote speaker at this year's Guernsey Funds Forum in London. The annual event, which this year takes place at t...
12 February 2014
Partners of Ogier Fiduciary Services complete management buy-out
The Ogier Group has announced that the partners of Ogier Fiduciary Services have agreed terms to complete a management buy-out of the Ogier Fiduciary Services business from the Ogier Group. T...
03 February 2014
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...