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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Mount Murray to Close after 20 Years – Golf Club Unaffected

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Almost 14 months after a major fire, The Mount Murray Hotel (including its leisure club) is to close on Friday next the 6th February 2015 with the loss of over 30 jobs. The Golf Club will remain open. David Lyons, MD at Mount Murray said “given the protracted negotiations with the company’s insurers, lasting over […]

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New Advocate strengthens Simcocks’ team

New Advocate strengthens Simcocks’ team

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Simcocks is pleased to announce the admission of David Wozniak to the Isle of Man Bar. David, who joined the company in 2012, works in the corporate and commercial department advising on company administration, legal opinions for high value transactions, drafting commercial agreements and drafting trust deeds. David, a former King William’s College pupil, returned […]

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JCC IOM announces next event: Treasury Minister’s Budget Breakfast

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Junior Chamber of Commerce’s (“JCC IOM”) is delighted to announce that its annual Treasury Minister’s Budget Breakfastwill take place at The Mount Murray Hotel and Country Club on the 18th February. Kate Parrish, Chairman of JCC IOM, said “We are all aware that the Budget is the Isle of Man Governments’ most important economic […]

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Edgewater Expansion Continues

Edgewater Expansion Continues

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Independent financial adviser, Edgewater Associates, has announced the appointment of Jo Dugdale to the position of Financial Consultant. A graduate of Financial Services from Manchester Metropolitan University, Jo enjoys 20 years’ experience in the financial services industry in sectors ranging from private banking to corporate lending and corporate services provision. Her appointment will see Jo […]

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Equiom Group continues its expansion through the acquisition of AFP Group Hong Kong

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Equiom Group has successfully completed the acquisition of AFP Group – an independent Hong Kong based fiduciary and tax services provider employing over 30 staff. AFP Group CEO, Roddy Sage, AFP Group Managing Director, Debby Davidson and their experienced team have all joined the Equiom Group as part of the deal. Equiom Group Managing […]

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“How to obtain better returns on your savings & investments”

“How to obtain better returns on your savings & investments”

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Chase Wealth Solutions in association with Prudential will be presenting a series of seminars – “How to obtain better returns on your savings & investments” 9th February        2.00pm or 6.00pm 10th February      2.00pm or 6.00pm Douglas – Venue to be confirmed on reservation Duration – Approx. 1 hour 30 minutes – including […]

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Isle of Man launch for new ICSA offshore finance qualifications

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

ICSA, the Institute for professionals working in governance and compliance, is holding an introduction to their new International Finance and Administration qualifications next month. The event, on Tuesday 10 February at Salt Bar & Kitchen, Circular Road, Douglas is open to all and will include presentations by Kelly Padwick – Qualification Development Manager and Theresa […]

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MBS wins top International award at annual Laserfiche conference!

MBS wins top International award at annual Laserfiche conference!

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Manx Business Solutions (MBS), the specialist provider of Document Management, Print solutions and Video Conferencing solutions based in Tromode, have been awarded the 2014 International Run Smarter award. The award recognises ‘the exceptional use of Laserfiche software to reach new heights of efficiency and productivity.’ The award was announced at the annual Laserfiche Conference in […]

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Premier Gateway International hosting the betting pools for Dubai racing season

Premier Gateway International hosting the betting pools for Dubai racing season

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man-based Premier Gateway International Ltd (PGI) are working with the Emirates Racing Authority as the host of the international horse race betting pools for this year’s Dubai racing season, which includes the Dubai World Cup Carnival – the richest race meeting in the world. The Dubai World Cup Carnival is a series of […]

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CAINS NAMED AS LAW FIRM OF THE YEAR IN THE ISLE OF MAN

CAINS NAMED AS LAW FIRM OF THE YEAR IN THE ISLE OF MAN

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Cains Advocates has been named as Law Firm of the Year in the Isle of Man at the Citywealth International Financial Centre Awards. The accolade recognises Cains as a winner that has “excelled in achievement, innovation, expertise and service”. The award was announced on Wednesday at a dinner held at the Grange City Hotel in […]

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