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This article was published in Offshore Investment, August 2015. International finance centres (IFCs) such as Guernsey and Jersey are ideally placed to facilitate the growth in robust alternative financing arrangements for the engines of the global economy, Small and Medium sized Enterprises (SMEs). Even during the 'good times' it was widely recognised that SMEs were significant contributors to global economic growth and yet, they experienced significant challenges in terms of access to credit.
Convertible bonds were prominent among the 203 newly listed securities on the Channel Islands Securities Exchange (CISE) during the first half of 2015. The number of new listings is up 14.7% on the same time last year and takes the total number of listed securities on the CISE to 2226 at the end of June 2015.
The Channel Islands Securities Exchange Limited (CISE) has ceased discussions regarding the acquisition of the European marketplace for SMEs, the Danish-based GXG Markets A/S (GXG).
The Channel Islands Securities Exchange Limited (CISE) is set to acquire the European marketplace for SMEs, the Danish-based GXG Markets A/S (GXG). The proposed transaction will be completed between CISE’s wholly owned subsidiary, The Channel Islands Securities Exchange Authority (CISEA) and the Swedish-headquartered GXG Global Exchange Group AB and GXG.
The Channel Islands Securities Exchange (CISE) has appointed Fiona Le Poidevin as its new Chief Executive. Miss Le Poidevin will join at the start of next year following her time as Chief Executive at Guernsey Finance – the promotional agency for the Island’s finance industry.