Upcoming Events & Conferences

Guernsey Accounting Update 2016


BL Events has launched a brand new conference in Guernsey, which aims to update accountants and finance professionals on all the key issues of relevance in the island.

Taking place on Wednesday 9 November at the Duke of Richmond in St Peter Port, the ‘Guernsey Accounting Update’ will run from 9.15am to 4.45pm and will cover a range of key topics. Delegates have the option of attending for the morning or afternoon sessions, or for the whole event. Up to six hours of CPD are available.

The morning session comprises:

• Global economic update. Speaker: Bill Robinson, Chairman of the Economics & Regulation practice at KPMG, London.
• International tax update. Speakers: Mark Clover, Director, Grant Thornton and Neil Hoolahan, Senior Manager, Grant Thornton, Guernsey.
• Guernsey tax update. Speaker: Tony Mancini, Executive Director, Tax, KPMG Channel Islands
• Regulatory update. Speaker: Mark Le Page, Deputy Director, Guernsey Financial Services Commission

The afternoon session comprises:
• Practical IFRS. Speaker: Graham Fairclough, Consultant, BPP Professional Education
• UK GAAP. Speaker: Richard Le Tissier, Director, EY Channel Islands
• Latest advice on auditing and being audited. Speaker: Graham Fairclough, Consultant, BPP Professional Education

Delegate rates are as follows:
• Full day – £270 
• Half day (either morning or afternoon) £200

Places can be booked by emailing carl.methven@blglobal.co.uk or alternatively via Eventbrite at:


 Six hours of CPD are available.

Guernsey Trusts Conference 2016


In partnership with Walkers, sponsored by Microgen Financial Systems, Moore Stephens, Optimus Group and Zedra

16 November 2016

The Duke of Richmond Hotel, St Peter Port, Guernsey

Delegate rate £395.

Places can be booked by emailing carl.methven@blglobal.co.uk or alternatively via Eventbrite at:


 Five hours of CPD are available.

BL Events 2016 Diary

BL Events in 2016

We will be running four events in 2016, as follows:
• NED Forum – 16 March – Jersey
• Jersey Trusts Conference – 25 May – Jersey
• BL Funds Forum Jersey – 28 September – Jersey
• Guernsey Trusts Conference – 16 November – Guernsey

For more information or to register interest in attending one of these events, email events@blglobal.co.uk

Sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities

There are a number of opportunities for sponsors and exhibitors at all of our events.

We allow one lead sponsor and a maximum of three supporting sponsors for each event - it is a great way for companies to have a presence as well as being able to speak in conference sessions.

The benefits of sponsorship and the associated costs can be found in this brochure.

Guernsey Accounting Update 2016

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