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Gibraltar moves to position itself as natural home to cryptocurrencies

By: Eugene Costello | 13 Oct 2017

The Gibraltar government has moved to establish itself as the home for regulation of cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin that rely on distributed ledger technology such as blockchain, after…

Admired Jersey regulator steps down

By: Eugene Costello | 12 Oct 2017

Mark Sumner, director of supervision and risk at the Jersey Financial Services Commission (JFSC), is to retire, the regulator announced today. Sumner, pictured left, joined JFSC in…

Welsh success story for Guernsey robo-advice entrepreneur

By: Eugene Costello | 11 Oct 2017

Wealthify, a Wales-based robo-adviser co-founded by a Guernsey financial services professional, has sold a majority stake to Aviva, in what is being seen as a strategic change…

Guernsey’s PraxisIFM adds Dutch outpost to growing global footprint

By: Helen Burggraf | 11 Oct 2017

PraxisIFM, a Guernsey-based corporate services, trust and fund services provider with nine overseas outposts already, has announced that it has acquired a Dutch rival, Kompas International. Based…

Guernsey’s European Wealth Group to re-brand after US acquisition

By: Eugene Costello | 11 Oct 2017

London AIM-listed, Guernsey-based wealth management firm European Wealth Group (EWG) is to double in size with the acquisition of a US broker dealer platform, Newbridge Financial.  When…

PEOPLE MOVES: Schroders, Bank of NT Butterfield & Son, Zedra Group, Livingstone Partners

By: International Investment Staff | 10 Oct 2017

Schroders Schroders, the London-based, FTSE-listed asset manager, has named Frank Thormann a portfolio manager within its global equities team. Thormann comes to Schroders from Union Investment, where,…

Isle of Man gets tough on fraud with new legislation

By: Eugene Costello | 06 Oct 2017

New legislation by the Isle of Man to combat fraud in the jurisdiction comes into effect on 1 November and will boost its credentials for modernising and…

Standard Chartered faces US$1.4bn probe in Guernsey and Singapore

By: Eugene Costello | 06 Oct 2017

Standard Chartered is today reported to be under investigation over $1.4bn of private bank client assets transferred from Singapore to Guernsey ahead of a deadline introducing new…

7IM expands offshore with planned Jersey outpost

By: Eugene Costello | 28 Sep 2017

Seven Investment Management (7IM) is to open an office in Jersey as part of what its chief executive describes as a considered “expansion into the wider offshore…

Regulatory MoUs help drive Guernsey’s 10-year China deals

By: Gary Robinson | 28 Sep 2017

The signing of a series of Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) with Chinese regulators and industry associations has been the main catalyst for Guernsey to develop business with…

Jersey law firm Baker & Partners announces launch of US affiliate

By: Helen Burggraf | 18 Sep 2017

Baker & Partners, a St  Helier, Jersey-based law firm which specialises in litigation and dispute resolution, has unveiled a new, Washington, DC-based affiliate, headed up by a…

Utmost Wealth offers capital redemption on its Dublin bonds

By: Eugene Costello | 15 Sep 2017

Utmost Wealth Solutions has launched a capital redemption option on its Dublin-based offshore bonds, the group has announced. Utmost Ireland was launched three months ago as reported…

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