Guernsey is one of the world’s leading international centres for banking, investment funds administration, fiduciary and corporate services and captive insurance.
Guernsey is a Crown Dependency and maintains close historical and financial links with both the UK and wider Europe making it an attractive jurisdiction for private and corporate clients. This special status has enabled the Island to enjoy the benefits of political and jurisdictional independence, and fiscal stability combined with its modern regulatory infrastructure.
THE EXILED AUTHOR VICTOR HUGO COMPLETED ‘LES MISERABLES’ IN ST. PETER PORT, GUERNSEY.
The Island has a mature banking sector offering a comprehensive range of services with more than £82 billion deposited and managed by thirty-one banks. Its investment funds sector is thriving and is promoted or sponsored by leading institutions in more than 55 finance centres around the world. Funds under management and administration amount to over £266 billion.
Guernsey also has a sophisticated telecommunications sector with high-capacity links into international networks, and an Internet Protocol providing high-speed internet connectivity globally.