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Collas Crill recognised in Chambers and Partners 2020 rankings

Collas Crill recognised in Chambers and Partners 2020 rankings

Published: 15 Oct 2019

Collas Crill has been recognised in the Chambers and Partners UK 2020 rankings across its Guernsey and Jersey teams, with departments and individuals awarded. Guernsey's property department, praised for providing a 'first-class service' by one client, is again ranked highest with a Band 1 listing. Head of the department, Partner Jason Green is recognised at the same level on an indiv...

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Collas Crill Advises £20m finance facility for RAW mortgage fund

Collas Crill Advises £20m finance facility for RAW mortgage fund

Published: 04 Oct 2019

Collas Crill has acted for RAW Capital Partners and RAW Mortgage Fund assisting with securing a £20 million finance facility from OakNorth Bank Plc. The RAW Mortgage Fund, a cell of RAW Alpha PCC Limited, is a buy‐to‐let mortgage lender which provides property investment loans secured against residential property in the UK.  RAW Mortgage Fund is an open-ended Class B collective scheme,...

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Collas Crill assists with acquisition of Guernsey Press

Collas Crill assists with acquisition of Guernsey Press

Published: 03 Oct 2019

Collas Crill has assisted Bailiwick Investments Limited and MXC Guernsey Limited with the recent acquisition of The Guernsey Press Company Limited, from Jersey company Guiton Media Limited. The official owners, The Channel Islands Media Group Limited, is a joint venture between Bailiwick Investments Limited and MXC Guernsey Limited. The deal which completed on 30 September, includes both ...

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Collas Crill recommended as top tier firm

Collas Crill recommended as top tier firm

Published: 01 Oct 2019

Collas Crill has been recommended as a top tier firm in three practice areas across its Guernsey and Jersey offices in the Legal 500 United Kingdom 2020 rankings. The firm's commercial property teams were recognised in both jurisdictions, as well as Guernsey's dispute resolution team, which is led by local Managing Partner Christian Hay. A further ten practice areas were listed within ...

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Collas Crill explains...distributions by a Jersey company

Collas Crill explains...distributions by a Jersey company

Published: 18 Sep 2019

This guide is one in a series of 'Collas Crill explains...' in which we examine areas of Jersey law that frequently arise in practice. Further guides will be released weekly, click here to subscribe to receive the rest of the guides in this series to your inbox. Jersey is a popular place to establish an asset holding company because the Law is modern, f...

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Collas Crill explains...corporate benefit in related party banking transactions

Collas Crill explains...corporate benefit in related party banking transactions

Published: 10 Sep 2019

This guide is one in a series of 'Collas Crill explains...' in which we examine areas of Jersey law that frequently arise in practice. Further guides will be released weekly, click here to subscribe to receive the rest of the guides in this series to your inbox. A feature of many banking transactions involving a Jersey company is that the company is required to give a guar...

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Brexit and Jersey - what you need to know

Brexit and Jersey - what you need to know

Published: 09 Sep 2019

As the UK limps towards another deferred Brexit date, businesses in Jersey must still consider how they may be affected by Brexit (if and when it happens) and be ready for all eventualities. Since the referendum in 2016, Jersey's government and law makers have been taking steps to ensure that there is continuity and certainty during the Brexit process for both individuals and businesses in J...

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Changes to Cayman Islands Companies Law 2019

Changes to Cayman Islands Companies Law 2019

Published: 06 Sep 2019

The Cayman Islands Government has recently passed amendment laws to strengthen the jurisdiction's evolving AML/CFT regime (the 2019 Amendments). This addressed the recommended actions identified by the Caribbean Financial Action Task Force in their Mutual Evaluation Report published in early 2019. These 2019 Amendments introduce changes to the filing, maintenance and availability of informat...

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