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...Read More
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This section covers all media releases issued by Guernsey Finance, as well as news from Guernsey service providers themselves.
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...
17 January 2014
Firm registers both image rights and trademark in Guernsey
Romanillos and Cook Image Rights Limited has applied to the Guernsey Resgistry to register not only its image rights but also its company logo as a Guernsey trademark. Jose Luis Romanillo...
15 January 2014
Butterfield to acquire Legis trust business
The Bank of N.T. Butterfield and Son Limited today announced that it has reached agreement in principle with Legis Group Holdings Limited to acquire Legis Group's Guernsey-based trust a...
13 January 2014
Interest in Guernsey foundations beginning to build
Foundations business in Guernsey is starting to grow. Since the introduction of the Guernsey Foundations Law at the beginning of last year, 16 foundations have been registered in the Island. ...
13 January 2014
New property fund to be administered in Guernsey
Guernsey-headquartered Legis Group has been appointed administrator of a newly launched vehicle for investing in student accommodation, a thriving new alternative property class. Curlew Stude...
10 January 2014
First Names Group to acquire Mercator in Guernsey
Growing financial service providers, the First Names Group has announced that Guernsey-based trust, funds and corporate services provider Mercator has become the group's latest acquisition. T...