Guernsey has always been recognised as a very stable yet highly flexible offshore jurisdiction with good but not excessive regulation.
Over the past three years Guernsey has undertaken a wholesale restructuring of its regulatory regime for investment funds, designed to make the jurisdiction more attractive for promoters of alterna
Guernsey's fund administration industry is thriving thanks to a flexible outsourcing regime that allows much of the labour-intensive but comparatively low-value number-crunching work to be carried
Worldwide the hedge fund industry is feeling the effects of the credit crunch, the demise of stalwart Wall Street prime brokers, falling equity markets, a flight to quality and a return by investor
The challenges for Guernsey's hedge fund industry in the coming months and years are slowly emerging from the continued fog that is the current banking and economic crisis.
While the much-documented credit crisis maintains a stranglehold on financial markets, the still relatively young alternative investment industry continues to grow.
By the nature of the island, its geography and population, fund service providers in Guernsey have never been geared up to mass-market retail business, a sector now dominated by big global players
Exchange-traded commodities provider ETF Securities has formally completed the acquisition of Gold Bullion Securities, the world's first gold ETCs, listed on the London Stock Exchange and
European equity index provider Stoxx has announced that the Dow Jones Euro Stoxx 50 has been licensed to Crédit Agricole Structured Assed Management to serve as the basis for an exc
The board of Guernsey-domiciled closed-ended hedge fund CMA Global Hedge PCC has announced measures to address the problem of the persistent discount of its share price to the fund's net a