The recent terrorist attacks on Paris, the rapid growth of technology that is making self-driving cars a real possibility, and devices that are able to automatically administer insulin to diabetics when they need it were among the developments investment fund managers will be considering in 2016 and beyond, a panel discussion featuring Ashburton investment experts […]
Hedge fund managers who register in Jersey can now do so solely under funds regulations, while avoiding investment business regulations, thereby benefiting from a 0% corporate income tax rate, according to a regulatory update provided by Jersey Finance. The jurisdiction introduced a Financial Services Law in November, which means that hedge fund managers can avoid […]
Jersey Finance has said that NAV of regulated funds domiciled in the jurisdiction increased by £5bn in the third quarter of 2014 to reach over £205bn – a five year record high. The figures represent a 5.5% year on year increase in NAV, as the number of regulated funds rose by 21 to 1,304 in […]
Jersey Finance and the Jersey Funds Association say that the jurisdiction is doing well under the AIFMD regime, contrary to suggestions in a report published recently by the Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry, Alfi. Geoff Cook (pictured) CEO of Jersey Finance, said that Alfi’s report was based on data for the period 2010-13, leading […]
Jersey Finance, which promotes the jurisdiction, has pointed to a new report by Capital Economics that suggests an opportunity for international financial centres to benefit from the foreign direct investment required to facilitate improving growth rates in Africa. The research suggests that for Africa as a whole to quadruple living standards by 2014 will require […]
Jersey Finance is set to highlight the jurisdiction via a pending roadshow series that will encompass Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore and Dubai. The cities will be hosting roadshow events on 17 & 18, 19, 20 and 26 November respectively. The series is intended to ramp up the visibility of Jersey among key wealth markets […]
Jersey Finance, the island’s marketing body, has brought together a group of Hong Kong-based finance and legal experts to provide it with advice on developing business opportunities in the Far East.
Jersey will be well positioned to grow its alternative funds business when the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive comes into place, according to speakers at a conference organised by Jersey Finance in London last week.
Guernsey administrator opens in China, Jersey funds administration recovers to pre-recession levels while Asian bank deposits rise, IoM signs TIEAs with Japan and Indonesia, more planned with Europe.