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Two senior management appointments in Jersey Trust office

PraxisIFM has strengthened the senior management team in its Jersey Trust office with the appointment of Barbara McDonald as operations director and Jade Fellowes as senior manager. Barbara is responsible for overseeing the entire day-to-day operations of the company including internal audit, data protection and operational systems. She has over...

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GuernseyFC goalkeeper receives PraxisIFM support

Guernsey Football Club’s ambitions for the 2019/2020 season in the Isthmian League Bet Victor South East Division have been boosted with the support of PraxisIFM. Our sponsorship of Callum Stanton, the club’s ‘Young Player of the Year’ for the 2017/18 season and ‘Fans’ Player of the Season’ for the last...

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Training deadline approaches for California or New York employers

If you are subject to the New York or California laws requiring sexual harassment prevention training, please be aware of the deadlines to comply with the new legal requirements The upcoming deadlines under the new laws are: New York: October 9, 2019 California: January 1, 2020 New York State law...

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Hat trick of award nominations for PraxisIFM

PraxisIFM has been nominated and shortlisted in the ‘Trust Company of the Year’ category in two jurisdictions – Guernsey and Hong Kong – in the Citywealth International Finance Awards 2020. Client Director, Fritha Beck, from our Geneva office has also been nominated in the Trustee of the Year – Switzerland –...

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Donna Shorto shortlisted in the Citywealth Future Leaders Awards 2019

We are delighted to announce that Donna Shorto, PraxisIFM’s Managing Director in the UK has been shortlisted for ‘Trustee of the Year – Director’ category. The awards, now in their fifth year, champion young professionals in the wealth sector and highlight the leaders under 40 of today and tomorrow. The...

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What Brexit means for VAT-registered businesses

It’s the word we all dare to mention however, whether the UK leaves the EU with a deal or not, businesses need to consider the potential implications which may ensue. Of course, there remains a possibility that the current Government fails to deliver on Brexit which could force a general...

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Melanie Ison named in Top 10 Professionals in China and Hong Kong’s list

Managing Director of PraxisIFM’s trust office in Hong Kong, Melanie Ison has been named one of China and Hong Kong’s Top Professionals in private wealth by Citywealth. The list was editorially curated by Citywealth to recognise the leading private wealth professionals in China and Hong Kong based on their ratings...

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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 Client Director named in Top 35 Under 35 list

PraixisIFM Trust Client Director Blane Queripel

Blane Queripel has been included in this year’s Channel Islands Top 35 Under 35, published by eprivateclient. The list, which eprivateclients considers as the ‘definitive list of young private client practitioners’, is eligible to all those working in the legal, accountancy, trust and residential property investment industries. It has been...

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