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1204: The Anglo-Norman Kingdom divides and Jersey pledges allegiance to the English Crown.
1646: Islander Sir George (de) Carteret offers refuge to exiled Charles II during the English Civil War.
1660: Charles II returns to England after the Civil War, and gives George Carteret joint ownership of New Jersey, America, as a reward.
1945: World War II ends and Jersey is liberated from German occupation, leaving behind fortifications that are open for visitors today. Find out more from our award-winning historical trust, at www.jerseyheritage.org.
1961: Banks began to establish offshore operations in earnest to meet the growing demands of British customers living or working aboard.
1984: Jersey was the first jurisdiction to bring trust and company service providers within a regulatory regime by passing the Jersey Trust Law.
2001: Jersey Finance was founded to promote Jersey as an international finance centre globally.
2009: Jersey Finance opened an office in Hong Kong and Jersey companies became able to list on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
2018 : Jersey Finance became the first international finance centre to set up an office in the Dubai International Finance Centre.
2019 : EU Finance Ministers (ECOFIN) confirmed Jersey’s position as a co-operative jurisdiction following an extensive period of assessment.
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