GIFA announce brand refresh with new name and modernised logo

It was announced at GIFA’s recent AGM that GIFA is refreshing their brand. It comes at a time when the association is celebrating its 30th anniversary, and at the start of this year welcomed the Guernsey Investment Managers & Stockbrokers Association (GIMSA) to their membership. GIFA, the recognised voice of the funds industry in Guernsey, […]

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European Investment Fund (EIF) able to invest in Guernsey again

Guernsey funds have been reopened to millions of euros of potential investment as a result of the confirmation from the European Council of Finance Ministers (ECOFIN) that the island is now considered a transparent and cooperative jurisdiction by the European Union. “We are delighted to hear the news that Guernsey is fully recognised by ECOFIN […]

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Guernsey Confirmed as a Coopertaive Jurisdiction by ECOFIN

The Economic and Financial Affairs Council of the European Union (ECOFIN) has today reaffirmed its previous decision that Guernsey is a cooperative jurisdiction with respect to tax good governance. ECOFIN has published an updated EU list of non-cooperative jurisdictions and confirmed that Guernsey is not one of them. This is on the basis that Guernsey […]

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Brexit Uncertainty, Guernsey Certainty

In an era of unprecedented uncertainty, Guernsey offers a steady jurisdiction based upon a constitutional relationship with the UK stretching back over 800 years, more than 50 years of experience as a finance centre of choice for funds business, and more than 40 years of experience as a third country operating outside of, but in […]

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New Service for Fund and Manager Boards

The Financial Protection and Advice Service, an independent monitoring and support service to enhance risk management and prevent financial losses, provided by Thorndon with input from the GIFA NED Committee has now been up an running since November 2018 and starting to gain some traction. Today a press release was issued. If you require further […]

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