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  1. Voters decide island representativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Newsday

    They came first and second in a vote on the Channel Island and will serve a three year term in office. Subject to final approval from Alderney States, this will mean a second term as Guernsey Representative for Mr Jean, while it will be Mr McKinley's, who was elected in November, first term.

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  2. Liberation Group goes soft on drink drive campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Isle News

    ... brewing and drinks business in the Channel Islands and 29 of its pubs, bars and eateries across the Bailiwick of Guernsey are participating in this year's Soft Drink Drive campaign. Throughout the campaign the designated driver for two or more ...

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  3. Poppies created for island's fallenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Newsday

    The 1,470 people from the Bailiwick of Guernsey who died serving in World War One are being remembered in a four-year long project. Islanders have been asked to make poppies and blue cornflowers, the British and French symbols of remembrance, for each of those killed.

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  4. Guernsey Financial Services Commission adopts Thomson Reuters Accelus World-CheckRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Finextra Research news

    Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced that the Guernsey Financial Services Commission , the regulatory body for the financial sector in the Bailiwick of Guernsey, has adopted the Accelus World-Check risk intelligence solution across its business to help the organization enforce Know Your Customer regulatory requirements. Accelus World-Check has been adopted in order to provide the GFSC with an ongoing monitoring tool with respect to those individuals and entities required to comply with the Commission's minimum licensing criteria and in particular, the 'fit and proper' requirements of that criteria.

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  5. Guernsey Financial Services Commission Improves Regulation and...Read the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | PR-inside.com

    Guernsey Financial Services Commission Improves Regulation and Supervision of Financial Services with Adoption of Thomson Reuters Accelus World-Check for KYC/AML Accelus World-Check helps the Guernsey Financial Services Commission enforce its regulatory requirements by providing comprehensive financial crime related coverage LONDON/NEW YORK, November 11, 2014 - Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced that the Guernsey Financial Services Commission , the regulatory body for the financial sector in the Bailiwick of Guernsey, has adopted the Accelus World-Check risk intelligence solution across its business to help the organization enforce Know Your Customer regulatory requirements.

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  6. The Healing in Music Trust 84th Guernsey Concert TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Isle News

    Adults and children receiving treatment and care across the Channel Islands are to benefit from a programme of live music concerts generously supported by Lloyds Bank Foundation for the Channel Islands. For a number of years the UK charity Music in Hospitals has collaborated with the Healing Music Trust, Guernsey to bring live music performances to adults and children in the island's healthcare sector.

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  7. International Coordination and Cooperation in Corruption CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | jdsupra.com

    ... earlier this year, the Justice Department worked closely with the Swiss Attorney General's Office, the Bailiwick of Guernsey's Financial Intelligence Services, the UK's Serious Fraud Office, and the Australian Federal Police. In the Hewlett-Packard ...

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  8. Second Quarter 2014 - Investment Sector StatisticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Isle News

    ... For the year since 30 June 2013, total net asset values decreased by A 24.7 billion (-8.6%). Within these totals Guernsey domiciled open-ended funds decreased by A 1.9 billion (-4.4%) over the quarter to A 40.7 billion. This represents a decrease of ...

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  9. Chairman appointed for new Financial Services Ombudsman serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | Isle News

    Jersey's Minister for Economic Development and Guernsey's Department of Commerce and Employment announced today that David Thomas has been jointly appointed as the first Chairman of the Office of the Financial Services Ombudsman.

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  10. Islands remember the fallen of WW1Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | Newsday

    Services have been held across the Bailiwick of Guernsey to remember servicemen from the islands who died in World War One.

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  11. Funding for the artsRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | Isle News

    Everyone will be able to enjoy another Piers on the Prom for free this year in September this year, thanks to another grant from Guernsey Arts Commission to Guernsey Events Company.

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  12. New Youth Award Joins Community Awards Line-UpRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2014 | Isle News

    The Guernsey Community Foundation has joined forces with the Youth Commission to introduce a new Youth Award to this year's Community Awards line-up, in partnership with Guernsey Electricity.

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  13. First quarter 2014 - Investment sector statisticsRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Isle News

    ... For the year since 31 March 2013, total net asset values decreased by A 32.3billion (-10.9%). Within these totals Guernsey domiciled open-ended funds increased by A 0.9billion (2.2%) over the quarter to A 42.6 billion. This represents a decrease of ...

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  14. Financial Services Ombudsman recruitment startsRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | Isle News

    The position of Chairman of the Office of the Financial Services Ombudsman is being advertised and will be the first appointment for the new body that will handle complaints about financial services in Jersey and the Bailiwick of Guernsey.

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  15. World-Renowned Nurseryman, Lecturer, Author and Photographer Raymond...Read the original story

    May 29, 2014 | PR.com

    ... 15. After becoming a Junior Partner, he became a Managing Director (at the age of 23) until 1986 when he moved to Guernsey. During his time at Treasures he developed the Garden Centre, two small museums, the restaurant and achieved 20,000 visitors ...

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  16. World-Renowned Nurseryman, Lecturer, Author and Photographer Raymond...Read the original story

    May 28, 2014 | I-Newswire.com

    ... 15. After becoming a Junior Partner, he became a Managing Director (at the age of 23) until 1986 when he moved to Guernsey. During his time at Treasures he developed the Garden Centre, two small museums, the restaurant and achieved 20,000 visitors ...

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