Funds under management and administration

31 December 2021

856

Total value of funds under management

31 December 2021

£303.6b

Proven. Smarter. Faster.

Guernsey is a world-leading and well-regulated international centre for investment fund business, with significant experience and skill within the alternative investments sector.

From practitioners to the regulator, Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC), the Fund industry in Guernsey has the experience, knowledge and infrastructure, which when combined with internationally compliant laws and regulations has the ability to tackle vanilla products through to the more
innovative and esoteric. 

The Island also has expertise in using a wide range of investment vehicles including unit trusts, PCCs, ICCs and limited partnerships.

GIFA

Latest News

A new era

Guernsey is aiming to put itself at the forefront of sustainable investment, consolidating its early wins in the environmental and governance space to make it a leading jurisdiction for ESG investment.
That was the message from Gillian Browning, Director of the Guernsey Financial Services Commission’s Investment, Fiduciary and Pension Division at the at the 2022 Guernsey Funds Forum on Thursday.
“Guernsey hopes it will be at the leading edge of the sustainable and social investment agenda,” she said.

Guernsey Finance and GIIA recruiting for dedicated insurance Business Representative

Guernsey Finance and the Guernsey International Insurance Association (GIIA) are looking to appoint a dedicated Business Development Representative for the Insurance Sector.
The move represents a step-change in the way the agency works in partnership with industry to achieve their shared goal of promoting and connecting Guernsey’s specialist financial services industry to the wider world.
It will be the first time that a sector-specific Business Development Representative will be appointed with objectives directed by both Guernsey Finance and GIIA to ensure they meet industry’s requirements.

Guernsey Finance and GIIA recruiting for dedicated insurance Business Representative

Guernsey Finance and the Guernsey International Insurance Association (GIIA) are looking to appoint a dedicated Business Development Representative for the Insurance Sector.
The move represents a step-change in the way the agency works in partnership with industry to achieve their shared goal of promoting and connecting Guernsey’s specialist financial services industry to the wider world.
It will be the first time that a sector-specific Business Development Representative will be appointed with objectives directed by both Guernsey Finance and GIIA to ensure they meet industry’s requirements.

Events

GIFA Academy Event – ESG and Guernsey Funds: Practice Update

This event is topical, will interest Members at all levels and is being presented by Tim Clipstone and Gabrielle Payne whose bios…

GIFA Academy Event – “Don’t Let Your Money Mothball”

A risk that is facing investors, and currently making headlines, is inflation. Whether you are building a retirement pot, saving for your…

Cyber Security Panel Event

Cyber security is a fast moving and complex subject and is considered by many to be one of the key risks faced…

About GIFA

The Guernsey Investment & Funds Association (GIFA) was established in 1989 as a trade association to represent the Island’s  funds  industry and, following the merger with Guernsey Investment Management and Stockbrokers Association in January 2019, now represents the wider investment industry. Our membership spans the whole spectrum of the Island’s investment community, including fund managers, administrators, custodians, investment managers, stock brokers, non- executive directors as well as professional firms such as lawyers and accountants who are closely involved in the work of the investment business industry.