In an interview for HFM's Guernsey 2019 Special Report, Ogier Partner Craig Cordle provides his views on the current state of the funds environment in Guernsey, and gives thought to the rise ...Read More
The future for Guernsey funds look green
In the global power and utilities market 56% of M&A deals were in the renewables sector according to EY’s Power Transactions and Trends: Q1 2019 report. This contributed to a total value of $12....
19 July 2019
European reinsurers can claim capital credit from Guernsey reinsurers
Guernsey reinsurance works for EU-domiciled insurers and allows them to take credit in capital calculations for reinsurance under Solvency II regulations. The Guernsey industry has consistent...
18 July 2019
Guernsey plays its part in OECD success against tax evasion
Guernsey Finance Chief Executive Dominic Wheatley reflects on the findings of the latest OECD tax report to world leaders. Further confirmation of the approach currently being taken ...
17 July 2019
The captive solution’s place in the de-risking toolbox
The last few years have seen a trend towards managing and, in several cases, transferring scheme risk. 2018 was the biggest year yet for bulk annuity activity with UK pensions funds transacti...
17 July 2019
Guernsey focusing on family offices
Guernsey’s recently published Financial Services Policy Framework sets out an approach to capitalise upon a range of global specialisms to ensure that Guernsey remains a strong, and stab...
09 July 2019
Beneficial ownership registers are working in Guernsey
The system by which Guernsey, the other Crown Dependencies and the Overseas Territories exchange information on beneficial ownership with the UK authorities has been described as “extreme...
08 July 2019
Outstanding private bank award for Kleinwort Hambros
Kleinwort Hambros has been named the “Outstanding Private Bank” in the Crown Dependencies by the magazine Private Banker International for the fourth consecutive year. The award celebrates t...
08 July 2019
UK’s drive for green finance is a boost for Guernsey
Dr Andy Sloan, Deputy Chief Executive of Guernsey Finance, was at London’s Guildhall this week for the launch of the Green Finance Institute and the UK’s Green Finance Strategy. He says it ...
05 July 2019
New €265 million venture fund established in Guernsey
A new €265 million venture fund has been established in Guernsey. Venture capital advisory firm Creandum, whose funds provide early-stage investment for European technology companies, h...
03 July 2019
Guernsey well-placed to service uptick in private capital structuring
A greater focus on diversification among private investors, combined with an industry that is bringing private assets such as private equity and real estate increasingly into the mainstream, ...