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Guernsey visits South Africa

Date: 23 Jun 2014

Citywealth

Fiona Le Poidevin, Chief Executive of Guernsey Finance ‚Äì the promotional agency for the Island’s finance industry ‚Äì led a delegation to South Africa , which included exhibiting at a STEP event in Johannesburg. South Africa acts as a gateway to the wider continent of Africa where there are a growing number of natural resources companies seeking to raise fresh investment from global capital markets.

Le Poidevin commented: “There was a real sense in South Africa that Guernsey is the ‘place to go’ for wealth management services and an acknowledgement that our heritage in financial services has created infrastructure and expertise which just cannot be found in other jurisdictions.‚Äù

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