Guernsey Funds Forum 2018

Paul Smith, Chair of GIFA, states, “With supranational organisations and national governments putting greater prominence on substance than ever before, it is imperative that we leave no doubt as to the substance that exists here in Guernsey. I believe we are in a very strong position compared to our competitors due to the breadth and depth […]

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Guernsey Funds – Legal and Regulatory update

A brief overview of Guernsey legislative and regulatory developments March 2018 to June 2018 inclusive from the Mourant corporate and fund team’s quarterly briefing, giving an update on various Guernsey regulatory and corporate matters can be found here. SHARE ON:Twitter Facebook WhatsApp Google+ Buffer LinkedIn Pin It

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Regulator’s clarification on Guernsey private funds will fuel growth

Clarification to managers’ responsibilities when setting up Private Investment Funds in Guernsey is likely to build on the growing traction of the product, says Ogier Group Partner Craig Cordle. The PIF regime is less than 18 months old, but the Guernsey Financial Services Commission has moved to clarify a requirement for managers to provide a […]

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GIFA welcomes three new members

Joanne Peacegood, Secretary of GIFA, welcomes aboard three new Members: Ravenscroft Limited, Stonewood Investment Management and SS & C Guernsey Limited. Joanne said, “GIFA continues to focus on it’s members best interests. The Executive Committee, supported by 8 sub-committees, continue to volunteer their time to focus on topical items. We are delighted that GIFA continues […]

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GIFA Annual Dinner 2018 a huge success.

Paul Smith, Chairman of GIFA, was delighted to welcome over 450 guests to the 2018 GIFA Annual Dinner held on 3rd March.  In his welcome speech to the guests he presented a positive outlook for the Guernsey funds industry, which had shown sustained growth for over two years.  He also added some words of caution […]

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