Author Archive: James Qualtrough

James Qualtrough (Jamesq) is the Founder and Editor of Isle News and is based on the Isle of Man. Isle News is a news site for the UK offshore jurisdictions of the Isle of Man, Jersey and Guernsey.

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Manx Language Development Officer for Culture Vannin to join  Guernsey Language Commission

Manx Language Development Officer for Culture Vannin to join Guernsey Language Commission

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

The continued growth of interest in Manx Gaelic and the international recognition this has engendered for the Island was further illustrated last week when  Adrian Cain, the Manx Language Development Officer for Culture Vannin, was invited to Guernsey to join the Guernsey Language Commission. Often referred to as ‘Guernsey French’ or ‘patois’  Guernésiais is actually […]

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Business Start Ups in the Isle of Man

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

The JCC has announced that their Maylearning event is being held on the 20 May at The Palace Hotel. Sponsored by The Needle, the event will explore, from a business owner perspective, how a variety of businesses have found the experience of setting up their business on the island and what learnings they have taken […]

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Innovations in banking presented at Barclays event

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

The future of banking was the theme of a recent premier client event at the Barclays branch on Victoria Street. 30 premier clients attended the event which involved interactive presentations from members of the Barclays relationship management team about a number of new digital banking services, available to all Barclays customers,which will help to enhance […]

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Thomas Miller Investment crowned ‘DFM of the Year’

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Thomas Miller Investment (TMI), a member of the 129 year old Thomas Miller Group of companies, are pleased to announce that they have been awarded ‘Best Discretionary Fund Manager’ at the illustrious Professional Adviser Awards 2015. The awards, which began in 2003, aim to recognise and reward excellence across the financial services industry. The ‘Best […]

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Moore Stephens named Luxury Asset Broker of the Year

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

– Isle of Man based speciality insurance broker Moore Stephens has been named “Luxury Asset Broker of the Year” by Acquisition International magazine, a global publication with a circulation of 53,000 including individual and institutional investors, as well as other industry professionals. The Offshore Excellence Awards recognises those professional services companies in the major international […]

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EQUIOM’S EXPANDED AVIATION TEAM TO SHOWCASE SERVICES AT EBACE

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Equiom is pleased to announce it will once again be exhibiting at Europe’s largest Aviation show, the European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (‘EBACE’) from 19th to 21st May. Equiom Aviation will participate alongside more than 500 other companies to showcase its services in the establishment and management of efficient multi-jurisdictional asset ownership structures.  Key […]

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Two unique pubs for sale on the Isle Of Man

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Leisure property specialists Fleurets and leading Isle Of Man commercial agents Black Grace & Cowley have been jointly instructed to market two new properties on the Isle Of Man. The Colby Glen, Colby and the Mines Tavern, Laxey.  Acting agent, Ian Taylor commented; The Colby Glen offers an experienced operator a fantastic opportunity. It is […]

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EQUIOM’S EXPANDED AVIATION TEAM TO SHOWCASE SERVICES AT EBACE

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Equiom is pleased to announce it will once again be exhibiting at Europe’s largest Aviation show, the European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition (‘EBACE’) from 19th to 21st May. Equiom Aviation will participate alongside more than 500 other companies to showcase its services in the establishment and management of efficient multi-jurisdictional asset ownership structures.  Key […]

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APPLEBY LAWYERS OUTLINE DIRECTORS’ DUTIES

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Mark Holligon and Kyle Sutherland, partners at leading law firm Appleby, delivered a broad overview of the duties and legal obligations a company director faces to members of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) at a recent seminar. The event, held at The Sefton hotel in Douglas last week, was organised by the Isle […]

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Bransom Bean to chair panel at Antibes superyacht conference

| April 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Moore Stephens Crew Benefits director, Bransom Bean, will be chairing a panel discussion during the Antibes Celebrates Yachting event being held on 24 and 25 April as part of the International Superyacht Society’s global YachtInfo® educational series. Entitled “The State of the Superyacht Industry” the panel will discuss historical facts, figures, trends and analysis on […]

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