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EU Finance Ministers (ECOFIN) have today (12 March) formally confirmed Jersey's position as a cooperative jurisdiction following an extended period of screening.
The answers to the Q&A only provide a generic guide to some of the legal provisions which will be relevant.
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With fewer than one third of family businesses surviving the transition between generations; Richard Prosser, Group Director and Trusts Service Line Lead looks at what advisers can do to...
Don't worry, this isn't another briefing that anxiously sets out new standards of corporate governance required as a consequence of the recent Development Securities judgments.
Jersey is a popular place to establish an asset holding company because the Companies Law is modern, flexible and modelled on English companies legislation.
Simon Morgan TEP, Director and Head of Private Clients at Vistra Jersey, has been re-elected worldwide Chair of STEP.
Partner Chris Byrne was recently interviewed by Dominic Carmen of Legal Business about the trends and developments in the Offshore industry over the past year.
Vistra Jersey has grown significantly in the last five years. Clive Wright, Managing Director of Vistra Jersey, recently shared with Business Brief his views of the business and the industry overall.
Trainee solicitors at Ogier recently "logged off" and swapped time in the office for a day working alongside Jersey Trees for Life at Adelina Wood.
The AIC Code is a framework of best practice in respect of the governance of investment companies published by the Association of Investment Companies (AIC).
Ogier's newest associates Graeme Loarridge, Melanie McKernan and Richard Parrish have all been admitted to the Cayman Bar.
Following the EU Code of Conduct Group's confirmation that the new legislative regimes introduced in Guernsey and Jersey have satisfied the requirements in relation to Economic Substance, the focus is now on implementation.
When corporate governance fails, as has been the case recently with companies such as Carillion, Bhs and Patisserie Valerie, what is usually the specific reason?
Following the landmark English judgment in SFO v. ENRC  EWCA Civ 2006 (as reported in our previous briefing), there have been two further significant judgments on litigation privilege.
Jersey Finance Limited
The Minister for External Relations, Senator Ian Gorst, has lodged a draft Taxation Companies Economic Substance Law for debate by the States Assembly at its sitting on 4 December 2018.
Jersey entities have proved popular as vehicles for a wide variety of asset holding structures, such as those holding real property.
I was pleasantly surprised when I took up my role at TMF Jersey to discover that 50% of their board is female. In fact, an impressive 60.9% of managers and above are women.
This Q&A with Charlotte Valeur, founder and CEO of Global Governance Group, first appeared in Ogier's "Any Other Business" briefing for Channel Island NEDs.
The continued spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) has led to some of the greatest restrictions on people movements and gatherings ever imposed globally