A Guernsey lawyer has backed the island’s longstanding commitment to China and Hong Kong and said the island is well positioned to be attractive to high net worth individuals in t...Read More
Guernsey’s strengths in London Stock Exchange listings have been highlighted with a move of a fund and fund manager from the Cayman Islands to Guernsey as part of a move to list on the LSE’s Ma...Read More
Guernsey welcomes deferral of the Financial Services (Implementation of Legislation) Bill
The constitutional position of the Crown Dependencies with the UK Government needs to be better understood by Parliamentarians following the UK Government’s decision to defer debate on i...
04 March 2019
Crown Dependencies’ joint response on Parliamentarians’ attempt to impose public registers of beneficial ownership
The governments of Jersey, Guernsey and the Isle of Man have raised strong objections to several amendments that are being proposed to the UK's Financial Services (Implementation of Legislatio...
02 March 2019
Beneficial ownership move is “misguided and wrong” – Guernsey Finance chairman
Guernsey and its fellow Crown Dependencies are part of the solution to harmful tax practices, not the problem, says the Chairman of Guernsey Finance. Lyndon Trott, a former Chief Minister ...
02 March 2019
Guernsey Finance welcomes return of direct Heathrow daily service
Guernsey Finance has welcomed the return of a direct Guernsey-Heathrow daily service as good news for business in the island. Flybe will operate a daily return to Heathrow from 31 March for...
21 February 2019
Guernsey welcomes UN PRI Climate Change Reporting Development
Guernsey, the global specialist financial services centre, has welcomed the move from the United Nations’ Principles of Responsible Investment to introduce mandatory reporting on some climate ri...
21 February 2019
New London Representative ensures continuity for Guernsey-London relationship
Guernsey Finance’s appointment of a new London Representative will build on positive steps taken to enhance business connections in the capital. Christine Gill was introduced to Guerns...
20 February 2019
Guernsey reaches highest-ever level of private equity business
The value of private equity business in Guernsey reached its highest-ever level at the end of September 2018, according to the latest fund statistics from the Guernsey Financial Servic...
06 February 2019
GFSC open to cross-border testing for new financial services products
Guernsey’s financial services regulator, the Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) is involved in a new cross-border testing pilot for firms wishing to test innovative products a...
05 February 2019
Guernsey funds lawyer rated top three ‘global elite thought leader’
Carey Olsen Guernsey Partner David Crosland has been named as one of three ‘global elite thought leaders’ for the offshore region in the 2019 Who’s Who Legal Private Funds Guide. Mr Crosland ...
01 February 2019
TISE receives recognition from US securities regulator
The International Stock Exchange (TISE) has been approved as a Designated Offshore Securities Market (DOSM) by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The recognition from the feder...