Guernsey Finance, the promotional agency for Guernsey’s financial services industry, is more relevant today than ever in its 20-year history, its Chairman has said. Deputy Lyndon Trott, who to...Read More
Guernsey removed from Italian tax blacklist
The Italian Ministry of Finance has removed Guernsey from its revised tax blacklist. Amendments within the 2015 Finance Act mean that the anti-tax haven deduction blacklist has been revised ...
15 April 2015
Generali to merge two Guernsey operations
Generali Worldwide Insurance Company and its wholly owned subsidiary Generali International will merge to capitalise on the globally expanding expat market. Following the amalgamation of the t...
13 April 2015
Guernsey's Friends Life acquired by Aviva for £5.6bn
Friends Life Group Limited has today been acquired by Aviva plc for £5.6 billion. Friends Life is a Guernsey-incorporated company listed on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange and t...
10 April 2015
Guernsey moves to allow flexibility of benefits to international pensions
Guernsey's Treasury and Resources Department has announced that it intends to bring proposals to allow flexibility of benefits to international pensions, such as Qualifying Recognised Overse...
13 February 2015
Guernsey boosts financial services ties with the USA
Guernsey's Chief Minister, Jonathan Le Tocq, has held a series of meetings in Washington to boost the Island's reputation as a leading international finance centre. A week after Guernsey and t...
10 February 2015
Guernsey's Praxis Group announces Channel Islands merger
Guernsey-based Praxis Group and Jersey-based IFM Group have announced plans to merge and create one of the largest independent and owner-managed financial services groups headquartered in t...
27 January 2015
Guernsey Government completes £330 million bond issue
Guernsey's Government has completed the £330 million bond issue for its inaugural States of Guernsey Bond. The issue was over-subscribed, showing a strong level of investor interest, which enabl...
18 December 2014
Guernsey Government to issue bond
The Treasury and Resources Department at the States of Guernsey has progressed preparations for the issuance of an inaugural States of Guernsey Bond. The States of Guernsey through i...
28 November 2014
Guernsey assigned AA+ credit rating by S&P
The international credit rating agency, Standard and Poor's, has assigned Guernsey a high grade AA+ credit rating and has confirmed that the outlook is stable. The AA+ grade remains unchang...
29 October 2014
New Guernsey Finance Chief Executive is named
The Board of Guernsey Finance has announced today that Dominic Wheatley will be appointed as Chief Executive with effect from 1 December. Mr Wheatley will replace Fiona Le Poidevin, who...