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Figures Reflect Appeal of Jersey’s Private Placement Regime and Strong Uptake in New Fund Structure

The number of alternative fund managers marketing into Europe through Jersey’s national private placement regimes (NPPRs) continued to rise during the first half of 2017 whilst there has been a strong uptake in the latest addition to Jersey’s regulatory framework, according to mid-year figures from Jersey’s regulator the Jersey Financial Services Commission (JFSC).

Jersey’s innovation is driving growth

Seeking an informed perspective is critical to Jersey’s success as an international finance centre, delegates to the Jersey Finance Funds Conference were told. Jonathan Pugh-Smith, legal counsel for Bregal Investments was speaking as part of a panel and stressed that the island needed to focus on internal matters, but not ‘bury its head in the sand’.

Jersey Finance Fund Conference 2017

There are risks for Jersey, but we are not risk averse.
This was the message from Geoff Cook at this year’s Jersey Finance Funds Conference in London. The risks are self-evident – the impact of Brexit, the unpredictability of the Trump presidency, changes in China and other emerging markets.