Guernsey is considered to be one of the world's premier offshore financial centres, with a well established and reputable regulatory system.
World-renowned investment management companies have their investment funds domiciled and administered in Guernsey, where there is high quality legal, banking, insurance, accounting, valuation, registrar, company secretarial and audit services for the structuring, launch and administration of funds.
Modern company and trust laws have also created a solid statutory framework for the administration of Guernsey trusts and companies.
Guernsey was placed on the OECD white list of approved jurisdictions in April 2009 and the EU Council of Finance Ministers (ECOFIN) reaffirmed in December 2017 that Guernsey is a cooperative jurisdictions. The jurisdiction has signed a number of tax information exchange agreements and continues to reinforce its commitment to transparency and international recognition.
Estera in Guernsey provides a range of corporate and trust services to high net worth individuals, private companies, funds and global corporations. These include, for example, services covering corporate administration, trust administration and formation, employee incentive services as well as pension plans and aircraft registration on the US N-Registry.
In addition to our corporate and trust offering, our dedicated fund administration team has extensive experience in the closed-ended fund market, including property , private equity and listed funds investing in alternative assets including private equity, real estate, renewable energy, infrastructure, etc. This experience includes the set up and ongoing administration of related vehicles, using a variety of legal structures and jurisdictions.
Our team works with clients to obtain the necessary regulatory Guernsey licenses giving the benefit of our extensive knowledge which includes guidance on set up, board composition, corporate governance and best industry practice.
Estera in Guernsey also provides comprehensive listing services as a sponsor and listing agent for The International Stock Exchange (TISE).
Independent and truly global, our professional and highly qualified team creates smart and considered fiduciary solutions, including:
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