Island must act fast to catch fintech wave

BCC Annual Conference

FINTECH represents a ‘massive opportunity’ for Guernsey but the island needs to act quickly to take it, according to a law firm promoting development of the sector locally.

Image rights goes football crazy...

Sport - Christmas Package 2009

IMAGE rights in football will be highlighted by a Guernsey presence at the annual global corporate football conference, Soccerex, in Manchester next week.

States visit to Estonia still on cards


PLANS are still on the table to visit Estonia to learn how it transformed itself from a former Eastern Bloc country to a leading e-government jurisdiction.

Waitrose talks sustainability to EY staff


WORKING with local suppliers and charging for plastic bags are some of the key requirements for increasing sustainable living in Guernsey, according to Waitrose branch manager Ian Burdekin.

Peer-to-peer lender expands to Guernsey

Andrew Whelan, chief executive officer, Sancus in Jersey, peer-to-peer lender

A GROWING peer-to-peer lender operation in the islands has backed Guernsey’s apparent intention to develop legislation to tighten controls in the sector.