Now in its 8th year the CPD Plus Seminar Series is a trusted source of Continued Professional Development training and updating for industry professionals in Jersey. It brings together experts to deliver digestible, high impact seminars on relevant topics to the finance industry over a 12month period.
The series consists of twelve 60-75 minute monthly seminars and will be held at the centrally located Royal Yacht Hotel, Weighbridge. Delivered by leading industry professionals from the UK, Jersey and Europe, each talk will be followed by an ‘open floor’ question and answer session providing a more vibrant and interactive CPD training opportunity. To reduce office disruption the seminars run from 4pm-5.15pm.
Flexible, relevant and cost-effective, delegates can attend 12 seminars plus one bonus session. Natalie Dimond, Director of Operations at Jersey International Business School comments,
“With so much sensitivity around tax avoidance we are delighted that the bonus session is being led by one of the UK’s leading tax practitioners Giles Clarke, Author of ‘Offshore Tax Planning’ published by Tolleys”
The series commences on Thursday 21 April at The Royal Yacht with Stephen Platt, Director, Barrister, Adjunct Professor from the Jersey International Business School, who
will be delivering a seminar on ‘Developments in ‘Threat Finance’ (Anti-Money Laundering/ Counter-Terrorism Financing/ Proliferation/Corruption)’.
Some of the other speakers include:
Tim Nash, Principal, Jersey China
‘Riding the Tiger – How Jersey can benefit from China’
Jonathan Giles, Managing Director, Rathbones
‘Investments Review and Outlook’
Debbie Sebire, Director, Jersey Financial Services Commission
‘The Commission’s Supervision Priorities’
Richard Hay, Partner, Stikeman Elliott
Offshore Tax Planning Opportunities and Threats
Gareth Rees, Barrister (Queen’s Counsel), 23 Essex Street
‘Prosecuting Fraud and Money Laundering – A View From the Trenches’