Mondaq USA: Wealth Management
Guernsey-headquartered fund administrator IAG has announced joint ventures in both Hong Kong and Singapore with the Tricor Group.
Writing at the end of last year, I noted that a delegation from Guernsey was attending the SuperReturn Middle East conference in Abu Dhabi.
Bedell Group
The BVI Government on 6 March 2014 initialled a "Model 1 intergovernmental agreement" with the government of the USA with respect to FATCA provisions.
Andreas Neocleous & Co LLC
Mr. Andreas Neocleous analysed the three basic pillars upon which the Ministry of Interior has relied for the proposed new legislation regarding property taxation.
The Guernsey Registry has approved the first migration of a foundation from another jurisdiction to Guernsey.
Guernsey-headquartered private equity specialist Ipes has been named as the winner of the Fund Advisory - Administration Award at the unquote" British Private Equity Awards 2014.
Guernsey has solidified its position as one of the top three specialist financial centres in the world in the latest global rankings issued by trade title The Banker.
The Board of Guernsey Finance has announced that Dominic Wheatley will be appointed as Chief Executive with effect from 1 December.
The firm is the world's largest provider of investment capital and risk solutions for litigation.
William Simpson of Ogier Legal in Guernsey explains why the jurisdiction is a suitable location for looking after Latin American private wealth.
In a time of unprecedented change, Guernsey offers a strong heritage in fund servicing as well as innovative solutions, according to Fiona Le Poidevin of Guernsey Finance.
Guernsey's financial services regulator approved 42 new investment funds during the second quarter of this year, resulting in a total of 131 additions during the 12 months to the end of June.
The provision of family office solutions and services makes perfect sense for a jurisdiction such as Guernsey, explains Fiona Le Poidevin, Chief Executive of Guernsey Finance.
Fiona Le Poidevin, Chief Executive of Guernsey Finance, considers Guernsey a family office centre of excellence.
Stuart Lawson, head of regulatory change and market development at Northern Trust in Guernsey says the introduction of AIFMD has resulted in asset servicing undergoing significant change.
This has generally meant that those types of investments were not believed to be classed as funds for regulatory purposes.
Ipes Guernsey has been regulated by the Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) to operate a Guernsey Alternative Investment Fund (AIF) Depositary.
The Guernsey registered, closed-ended SQN Asset Finance Income Fund Limited was oversubscribed and has successfully raised £150 million to invest in equipment lease and asset finance arrangements in the UK and US.
The UK remains a key market for Guernsey managers with 56 AIFs being marketed there.
This year was the third in a row that Guernsey Finance has sent a team to an investment funds conference in Boston.
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