Progress made during 2019 at Guernsey Finance, the promotional agency for the island’s financial services industry, will be highlighted at an open event later this week. The agency’s annu...Read More
Zone of insolvency – Directors in the firing line
2018 saw a number of high-profile insolvencies around the world. That trend is expected to continue this year with many sectors facing an extremely challenging trading environment and the ...
28 March 2019
Guernsey features in new UN green and sustainable finance report
Guernsey is part of an international movement driving the transition to a low-carbon economic model, highlighted at a high-level conference on sustainable finance taking place in Brusse...
21 March 2019
Guernsey satisfies EU business substance requirements
Guernsey’s global competitiveness as a finance sector has been further enhanced following confirmation from the EU Council’s Code of Conduct Group and the European Council of Finance Ministe...
12 March 2019
EU reaffirms Guernsey as a co-operative Jurisdiction
The States of Guernsey has published its own response to the ECOFIN confirmation on Guernsey's response to legal economic substance requirements in tax governance The Economic and Financi...
12 March 2019
Open Letter to the signatories of amendments NC3, NC4 and NC5 to the Financial Services (Implementation of Legislation) Bill
Guernsey's Chief Minister Gavin St Pier has written an open letter to MPs regarding proposed amendments NC3, NC4 and NC5 to the Financial Services (Implementation of Legislation) Bill De...
06 March 2019
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
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...