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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Exhibitors sought for Island’s largest careers event

| May 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Organisations representing the broad spectrum of career opportunities available in the Isle of Man are being invited to participate in Employment and Skills 2015, the largest event this year highlighting career and training opportunities for Isle of Man residents. The event takes place on Thursday 12th November at the Villa Marina, Douglas and is jointly […]

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Manx Telecom appoints Finance Director as new CEO

| May 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Manx Telecom has appointed Finance Director Gary Lamb as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer. Gary joined Manx Telecom as Finance Director in October 2011 and has been instrumental in the company’s development since then. Prior to joining the Island’s leading communication solutions provider, he held a diverse range of senior roles and has spent […]

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CYBER RISK: IT’S MORE THAN JUST AN IT ISSUE FOR ASSET MANAGERS

| May 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Asset managers know the definition of risk better than anyone. They’ve built their careers, businesses, and investor’s wealth by understanding risk. Asset managers are constantly evaluating when to take risk, when to increase risk, and when to reduce risk. Advanced computer systems and analytical models evaluate risk by ingesting tremendous amounts of data and information. […]

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ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICES INTEGRATED MAILING SOLUTIONS REPRESENTATIVES RECENTLY RETURNED FROM GRASS ROOT ‘NETWORKING DM’ EVENT IN GIBRALTAR

| May 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Representatives for Isle of Man Post Offices Integrated Mailing Solutions (IMS) division recently returned from a productive ‘Networking DM’ – Direct Mail event. This year’s event was held April 28 – May 1 in Gibraltar. This is IMS’s third year of attendance at ‘Networking DM’ which offers international marketers and suppliers the opportunity to come […]

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New dedicated cash manager and further enhancements for Barclays’ cash management service in the Isle of Man

| May 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Barclays has strengthened its cash management service by appointing a local specialist cash manager and introducing further enhancements to its cash management service. Claire Burrows has joined the team as a senior cash manager, based locally in the Isle of Man. Claire has an extensive 28 year banking career gaining a wide range of experience […]

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Opportunities for Isle of Man trust business theme of ACSP seminar

| May 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Association of Corporate Service Providers has arranged a seminar on Tuesday June 30th with Forsters LLP partner Patrick Harney who will speak on ‘Opportunities for Isle of Man trust business in the US and UK marketplaces.’ In his presentation Mr Harney, who is an international private client lawyer and leading expert in US-UK and […]

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QUINN LEGAL MAKES MANX ONLINE BOOKING HISTORY

QUINN LEGAL MAKES MANX ONLINE BOOKING HISTORY

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Quinn Legal has made history by being the first legal firm on the Isle of Man to accept appointments made online. It’s all been made possible by utilising MiQuando.com’s online booking and calendar service. Ashley Kneale, Advocate at Quinn Legal, explained why Quinn Legal have taken this step: ‘From our point of view, the key […]

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Old Mutual International appoints head of quality assurance

Old Mutual International appoints head of quality assurance

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Old Mutual International has appointed Jim Green into the role of head of quality assurance. In his new role, Jim has joined the operational assurance team with overall responsibility for quality assurance, operational risk management, broker monitoring and complaints handling. This is a key role for the business as Old Mutual International looks to align […]

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175th Anniversary of Cunard’s first transatlantic service marked by Isle of Man Post Office

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office is pleased to celebrate the 175th Anniversary of the Cunard shipping Line’s first transatlantic service with a stunning set of celebratory special edition collectibles, due for release on 25 May. The collectibles can be purchased at iompost.com and from Liverpool Council’s pop up shops located along the Liverpool Waterfront during […]

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Abacus Awarded Offshore Financial Services Firm 2015

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Leading fiduciary and fund services group, Abacus, have been awarded Offshore Financial Services Firm – Isle of Man in the CorporateLivewire 2015 Global Awards. The Global Awards Guide 2015 honours and acknowledges an elite group of firms, individuals and businesses for their impressive performance over the past 12 months, and who have demonstrated excellence in […]

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