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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Department reviewing strategic sea services

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Department of Infrastructure is considering long-term options for the provision of the Isle of Man’s strategic sea services. Expressions of interest are being invited from operators who can provide passenger and roll on/roll off freight ferry services to and from the Isle of Man. The current User Agreement between the Isle of Man Government […]

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Business Community Attends KPMG Tax Seminar

Business Community Attends KPMG Tax Seminar

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Over 200 financial services experts packed out the Sanderson Suite of the Claremont Hotel on the morning of Wednesday 17 December in order to be appraised of substantial changes in the local and international tax environment. The Seminar, hosted by leading tax and advisory firm KPMG, covered a series of changes in property tax, VAT, […]

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Senior Appointment for Leading Litigation Practice

Senior Appointment for Leading Litigation Practice

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Specialist Isle of Man litigation practice, Gough Law, has announced the appointment of Chiva Arthurs to the position of Associate Advocate within the firm’s litigation team. A graduate of the University of Manchester’s Manchester Business School with a BA first class in Management, Ms Arthurs gained a Graduate Diploma in Law from the Manchester Metropolitan […]

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MICROGAMING DEVELOPS INDUSTRY’S FIRST NATIVE CASINO APP FOR WINDOWS PHONE STORE

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

ISLE OF MAN – Microgaming continues to spearhead the movement in mobile gaming with the release of the industry’s first real-money casino app on the Windows Phone Store. Released in November, the app is suitable for any device running on either Windows Phone 8.0 or Windows Phone 8.1. Developed from scratch using native code and […]

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PwC SPONSORS LATEST ISLE OF MAN  ENTREPRENEURS’ EVENT

PwC SPONSORS LATEST ISLE OF MAN ENTREPRENEURS’ EVENT

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

PwC, in conjunction with co-sponsors Continent 8 and IQE Limited, sponsored the latest in a series of events which encourage off-Island entrepreneurs to pitch their business propositions to Isle of Man investors and local entrepreneurs.  The event also gave an opportunity for local entrepreneurs and businesses to discuss the benefits and opportunities which the Island […]

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Equiom appoints London Director

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Leading international trust and corporate services provider Equiom has appointed Ken Chapman as its London Director. Ken will join Equiom in January 2015, having previously held the positions of Head of Wealth Planning and Intermediaries for a large international private bank, and Head of Wealth Structuring at one of the world’s leading financial management and […]

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Conister Bank sponsor Youth Scholarship

Conister Bank sponsor Youth Scholarship

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Youth Scholarship – Development and Leadership Program, (delivered by Adventurous Experiences), is now sponsored by Conister Bank. Recently endorsed as a finalist in the Isle of Man Newspapers Awards for Excellence (Corporate Social Responsibility)the program enables young students from the Isle of Man to rise to be part of a team embarking in a […]

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Counting House sponsors Russian Christmas eClub on 7th January

Counting House sponsors Russian Christmas eClub on 7th January

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Local payment solutions consultancy, Counting House is to host a Russian Christmas eClub event at Bar George on Wednesday 7th January, coinciding with the Russian holiday. Flavoured vodka will be on offer to get the event off to a lively start, along with a selection of nibbles including blinis and caviar. Counting House facilitates inbound […]

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Moore Stephens recommended for industry standard certification ISO 9001

Moore Stephens recommended for industry standard certification ISO 9001

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Douglas, ISLE OF MAN – Moore Stephens has been recommended for ISO 9001 certification to become the only firm in its industry in the Isle of Man with this prestigious international certification of its Quality Management System. The certificate comes after successfully completing an intensive four day audit by World Certification Services to standards of […]

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RAMSEY CROOKALL APPOINTS NEW CONSULTANT

RAMSEY CROOKALL APPOINTS NEW CONSULTANT

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Experienced and respected stockbroker Richard Wild has joined Ramsey Crookall as a Consultant. Since moving to the Isle of Man in 1970 Richard has developed a wealth of experience, including becoming a member of the London Stock exchange in 1987 and a Chartered Fellow of Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment in 2011. He now […]

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