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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TDL secures five-year deal through local market-leading partnership

TDL secures five-year deal through local market-leading partnership

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Trade Distribution Limited (TDL), established in 2000, has become one of the Island’s leading logistics businesses, employing over 100 staff and operating from a purpose built 60,000 sq ft warehouse and distribution centre in Kewaigue. The company is continuing to make significant inroads into the UK after it secured a further five-year contract with Braddan-based […]

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Conference addresses the challenges facing business in 2016

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

ICSA: The Governance Institute is considering the recent and forthcoming changes in the regulatory environment and how they will affect businesses at this year’s annual conference for governance, risk and compliance professionals. Taking place at the Sefton Hotel on 11 May 2016, the conference will also focus on the risks posed to business by the […]

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Manx Telecom continues investment in fixed line network

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Manx Telecom has upgraded the Island’s fixed line phone network to a software based, cloud computing platform which in the longer-term will make it possible to introduce new and faster services for consumers and businesses. The company’s latest investment in communications infrastructure ensures that the Island is keeping pace with fixed line technology being introduced […]

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New director for Moore Stephens Financial Services

New director for Moore Stephens Financial Services

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Moore Stephens Isle of Man is pleased to announce the promotion of Financial Adviser Steven Lannigan to Director. Steven joined Moore Stephens in June 2015 as a Financial Adviser in Moore Stephens Financial Services. Following service in the Royal Air Force, Steven has had over 18 years’ experience in the financial industry, giving him the […]

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Establishment of Financial Intelligence Unit

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man is strengthening is commitment to tackling corruption, money laundering and the financing of terrorism through the creation of the Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU). The FIU became operational today, Friday 22 April 2016 after Royal Assent was granted for the Financial Intelligence Unit Act 2016. The legislation establishes the FIU as a […]

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NEDBANK PRIVATE WEALTH WINS BEST UK PRIVATE BANK  FOR SECOND YEAR RUNNING

NEDBANK PRIVATE WEALTH WINS BEST UK PRIVATE BANK FOR SECOND YEAR RUNNING

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nedbank Private Wealth has won Best UK Private Bank for a second year running at the prestigious City of London Wealth Management Awards 2016. The awards were announced in April at a Gala Dinner at The Guildhall, which was hosted by BBC news presenter, Sophie Raworth. Greg Horton, Nedbank Private Wealth’s international executive head, said: […]

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Isle of Man Companies Shortlisted for top e-Gaming Industry Awards

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

A large number of Isle of Man e-Gaming companies have been shortlisted for the prestigious 2016 B2B Awards by eGaming Review Magazine (EGR). The annual EGR B2B Awards, now in their seventh year, celebrate excellence in a range of e-Gaming disciplines, including payments, software and IT. Alfred Cannan MHK, the Department Member with responsibility for […]

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Single parent support group receives Recognition award

Single parent support group receives Recognition award

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

A support group for single parent families is set to enjoy a higher profile and keep its ‘younger members’ entertained after it received a Celton Manx Recognition award. Manx Gingerbread Friendship Group is one of 22 local good causes to benefit in 2016 from the award scheme aimed at those charities and not-for-profit organisations with […]

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Citywing: Now booking to March 2017

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Customers of the only Isle of Man-based flight provider Citywing can now book their flights online to March 2017. The Citywing winter 2016-2017 timetable is now loaded into the system with more than 4,000 seats available at the lowest fares which start from just £23.95 one way. Managing director David Buck said: ‘Our scheduling – […]

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Abacus Group celebrates 40 years of successful business on the Isle of Man

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Reputation, independence and longevity – these are the keys to success according to Abacus Group Managing Director Stewart Fleming as the company celebrates 40 years in business this month. Based on Circular Road in Douglas, Abacus provides a range of fiduciary and professional administration services including management of trusts, funds, property, yachts and aircraft. The […]

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