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PraxisIFM at BVCA Summit

Josh Farrow and Sam Shields

PraxisIFM’s Head of Fund Marketing, Sam Shields, and Josh Farrow, Associate Director in Jersey, will attend the Summit on Thursday 10 October. The BVCA Summit is a must-attend event and this year’s ‘2020+ Vision’ theme will look at the strategies and trends shaping the next decade for private equity and...

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PraxisIFM adds Aquila Capital to client portfolio

Global financial services group, PraxisIFM, sees continued growth attracting a new renewable energy fund client. Aquila European Renewables Income Fund plc (the ‘Fund’) is a UK-domiciled investment trust investing in renewable energy infrastructure investments across continental Europe and Ireland. The Fund raised EUR154.3 million in its initial public offering (IPO)...

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Guernsey substance and benefits of the mature NPPR

Guernsey has long been recognised as a mature, highly experienced non-EU financial centre. It continues to be known as a tax transparent jurisdiction, working extensively in co-operation with the European Commission, among others, to ensure it does all it can to co-operate on all transparency and appropriate regulatory matters. In...

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PraxisIFM supports SuperReturn Berlin

We are delighted to be Associate Sponsor at this year’s SuperReturn International which takes place in Berlin on Tuesday 26 February – Friday 1 March. As the world’s largest private equity and venture capital event, SuperReturn attracts around 2,500 attendees. Group Head of Funds in London, Richard Harland, will attend...

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Senior hire reflects growth plans

Business development specialist Richard Harland has joined PraxisIFM as Group Head of Funds. Based in London, Mr Harland has overall responsibility for the Group’s growing Funds Services division. Mr Harland joins PraxisIFM from SEI, where he was EMEA Head of Sales, Business Development & Relationship Management. He has more than...

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Success at ICSA Guernsey Awards

PRAXISIFM’S company secretarial team secured a hat-trick of awards at this year’s prestigious ICSA Annual Awards Dinner on Friday 9 November. The awards celebrate the achievements of ICSA students and members during the year. All three award winners are part of Praxis Fund Services’ (PFS) company secretarial team. Company Secretary...

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PraxisIFM launches dedicated Funds division in Jersey

The expansion of our well-established Jersey office follows 12% organic revenue growth across the Group’s established funds division during the last financial year, and reflects the ongoing attraction of Jersey’s fund sector. PraxisIFM has been providing trust services to corporate and private clients since 1972, and employs more than 70 staff...

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Jersey Funds team provides Gaspe House deal corporate services

Praxis Fund Services in Jersey provided corporate services for the purchase of Gaspe House by Seaton Place Limited. The deal has been described as the largest single asset commercial office acquisition in the Channel Islands. Completed in 2016, Gaspé House is a Grade A office building in central St Helier with more...

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PraxisIFM involved in record investment trust IPO

PraxisIFM has been appointed as Company Secretary to Smithson Investment Trust, which successfully raised a record £822m in its recent initial public offering (IPO). Smithson is managed by Fundsmith LLP and its investment objective is to provide shareholders with long term growth through exposure to a diversified portfolio of shares...

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LSE and PraxisIFM in US initiative

US FUND managers looking to launch investment funds in the UK have attended two recent PraxisIFM-supported Stateside seminars. The London Stock Exchange (LSE) seminars attracted more than 100 fund managers, advisors and market participants in Boston and New York on 11 and 12 September, respectively. Topics covered included an overview...

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