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PraxisIFM makes senior appointments in the Middle East

The PraxisIFM Group has announced a number of senior appointments in the Middle East. As the ADGM’s first licensed and regulated trust company, PraxisIFM provides a wide range of tailored services to private individuals, families, international corporate clients and investment funds. Martyn Crespel has been appointed Chairman while Dan Toft...

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PraxisIFM Secures ADGM Venture Capital Fund Manager Licence

PraxisIFM announced it has secured an ADGM Venture Capital Fund Manager licence for Hambro Perks Ventures Limited through setting up of the structure, incorporation and application to the FSRA and Registration Authority in ADGM. Only the second licence to be issued, the company aims for it to be the first...

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Renewables trend continues with successful IPO

Investment in renewables continues to show strong momentum. Octopus Renewables Infrastructure Trust plc (ORIT), a new investment trust focused on renewable energy, was admitted to the London Stock Exchange in December. The IPO was a tremendous success and raised £350 million, with the fund planning to invest in renewable energy...

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Governance award for Praxis’ Guernsey funds team

Praxis Fund Services Limited has been awarded Corporate Services Team of the Year at the ICSA Guernsey Annual Awards dinner. ICSA: The Chartered Governance Institute – is the professional body for governance and has more than 500 members and students in the Bailiwick. Its annual awards recognise the achievements of...

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Praxis Fund Services in major commercial property transaction

The team in Jersey provided corporate services for the £41million acquisition of 27/28 Esplanade by Seaton Place Limited. Completed in 2017, the property known as JTC House is a Grade A office building in central St Helier, Jersey. It provides more than 71,000 square feet spread over seven floors and...

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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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