This is a copy of our Article that was featured in the Guernsey Press (28/02/2018) GDPR / Data Protection Law and practical steps to be taken New data protection requirements, both the EU’s GDPR and the new Guernsey law, and the fines that may be imposed have caused significant concern within organisations. There are some simple steps that can be taken towards compliance with […]
Often, we take it for granted that people understand that companies selling funds internationally must follow the laws and regulations of the countries in which those funds are sold. Each country has its own restrictions and requirements for the selling of foreign funds; in some cases, restrictions are so severe that active sale is not possible. In this article we are going “back to basics” […]
The following article reproduces the information from my presentation at the GIFA Technical Townhall event on 18th January 2018 with a few additions and extra notes. What this article will not be covering The first topic I won’t cover here is the National Private Placement Regime (NPPR) under the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD). This topic has been discussed many times before, and is […]
Today we have officially launched our Data Protection Awareness online training module. The module is aimed to give all staff members the basic knowledge they need in regards to data protection. And with today’s announcement that Emma Martins will be our Data Protection Commissioner, what better time would there be to brush up your skills. Read more about the module here. If you are interested […]
The announcement has been made for who the new Data Protection Commissioner is to be within Guernsey. Midshore are very happy to hear this is Emma Martins. You can read the full release on the gov.gg webiste.