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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Celton Manx sponsors Heart of Gold award

Celton Manx sponsors Heart of Gold award

| November 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

A remarkable seven-year-old girl has won the Heroes in the Community 2014 Heart of Gold award sponsored by Celton Manx. Cici Reed, from Peel, has raised more than £2,500 for ‘Big H’, the former TT rider Paul Hunt seriously injured while serving as a marshall in the 2014 TT. The St John’s Primary School pupil […]

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Calligo and Manx Telecom announce cloud hosting partnership

| November 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

St. Helier, Jersey, 20thNovember 2014–Calligo, the only global offshore cloud service providerand Isle of Man based Manx Telecom, today announced that they are partnering to provide pan-jurisdictional cloud services supporting the growing demand from developing markets such as offshore crypto-currency. Andrew Wicks, Chief Commercial Officer at Calligo, said “It was critically important for us that […]

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MICROGAMING PLAYS CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY FORWARD

| November 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

ISLE OF MAN – Microgaming has created a brand-new identity for its corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives. Microgaming PlayItForward is the official name for Microgaming’s extensive CSR programme. It encompasses all aspects of the award-winning technology company’s activities in health, sport, education, charity and community. This includes initiatives such as its ambassador programme, backing of […]

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CIM invites Isle of Man businesses to presentation by leading PR practitioner

CIM invites Isle of Man businesses to presentation by leading PR practitioner

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man branch of CIM and local marketing agency Home Strategic are giving local business leaders, owners and entrepreneurs the opportunity to learn some new ideas and tips on how to get people talking positively about their businesses. James Gordon-MacIntosh, Founder and Managing Partner of London-based Hope&Glory PR is presenting ‘Seventeen creative ways […]

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EXAM SUCCESS FOR DAVID

EXAM SUCCESS FOR DAVID

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

David Wozniak, who works at Simcocks, is celebrating after successfully passing his Manx Bar exams. Simcocks, who currently employ 45 people is based in Ridgeway Street, Douglas. Chief executive Phil Games said: “On behalf of everyone at Simcocks I would like to congratulate David on his results. It takes willpower and hard work and he […]

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RISE IN NUMBER OF DEALS FOR ISLE OF MAN DURING THIRD QUARTER

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man – 19 November 2014— The Isle of Man has once again experienced a rise in deal volume according to a report released by Appleby. The latest edition of Offshore-i, an Appleby report that provides data and insight on merger and acquisition (M&A) activity in the major offshore financial centres, said that the […]

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ACSP appoints three new board members

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

At its Annual General Meeting the Association of Corporate Service Providers appointed three new board members, Neal Aitken, Simon Harding and Philip Knop. Mr Aitken is head of compliance for the international law and professional services group Cains and serves as its compliance officer and deputy MLRO, including the group’s fiduciary arm, Cains Fiduciaries Limited, […]

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Receiving the Top Award Eight Years Running

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Capital International Group through its member company Capital Treasury Services Limited, one of the leading providers of treasury services on the Isle of Man, proudly celebrates eight years of successful portfolio and cash management. For the past eight years Capital Treasury Services has continued to be one of the best in their chosen field, […]

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International Development Committee pledges support for Ebola Crisis Appeal

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man International Development Committee has pledged £100,000 in support of the UK Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) appeal to address the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, which has caused misery to thousands of families in the region.  The countries which are worst affected by this outbreak are Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. Over […]

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More opportunities to take part in the Big Debate

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

There will be two further opportunities next month for the public to take part in the Big Debate, the Minister for Policy and Reform announced today. The national conversation continues with two meetings in December, at the Manx Museum Lecture Theatre in Douglas and at Queen Elizabeth II High School in Peel.  These meetings will […]

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