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
Quality of Guernsey’s private wealth sector highlighted
Guernsey’s private wealth expertise was brought into the spotlight with five Guernsey practitioners or firms winning honours at the 2019 Citywealth IFC Awards. Two of the biggest individu...
30 January 2019
Guernsey providing regulatory certainty on application of electronic CDD
Speaking in London today, at a Guernsey Finance seminar showcasing Guernsey’s global leadership in application of technology in financial services with the introduction of the Electronic Agen...
29 January 2019
Guernsey Green Fund designation helps Cibus Fund close at $320 million
ADM Capital’s food-focused Cibus Fund successfully closed at more than $320 million following its designation as the first Guernsey Green Fund. Subscriptions for the Guernsey fund, launched ...
28 January 2019
Guernsey leads the way on smart contracts
Guernsey is demonstrating its global leadership in drafting new laws to offer certainty in the use of “Electronic Agents” in transactions and contract matters, and to create a smart, secu...
23 January 2019
Global asset and risk manager receives Guernsey Green Fund designation
Insight Investment, a leading global asset and risk manager, has become the latest manager to seek a Guernsey Green Fund designation for one of its funds. Insight received a Guernsey Green Fu...
21 January 2019
First UK trading company lists on Guernsey-based TISE
The Guernsey-based international Stock Exchange has secured its first listing of a UK trading company. UK floor coverings distributor Likewise Group plc raised £7 million through a share iss...
11 January 2019
TISE breaks records with new listings in 2018
There were 865 new listings on The International Stock Exchange (TISE) during 2018. This represents an increase of 160 (22.7%) on 2017 and is the largest number of securities listed in a calend...
10 January 2019
Guernsey enhances international employee benefits offer
A law change in Guernsey is keeping the island at the forefront of best practice with international employee benefits. The government of Guernsey has approved a new tax exemption f...
19 December 2018
Family offices switching to Guernsey supports island’s approach
Plans for Guernsey to enhance its offering for family office structures for high net worth individuals reflect the mood of the market, according to a Guernsey lawyer. Nicholas Donnithorne, he...
18 December 2018
Guernsey regulator clarifies collateral rules for ILS cells
Guernsey has agreed to allow insurance-linked securities cells to benefit from rollover provisions, in a move which has been welcomed by the island’s thriving ILS sector. The regulator, t...