Our story starts in 1988 when we were established as a small yet respected trust company in the Isle of Man. Today we are a global, independent provider of trust, corporate and fund administration services, with more than 300 employees and offices in the Isle of Man, Jersey, Cyprus, Switzerland, Ireland, UK, British Virgin Islands and Tokyo.
A management buyout in July 2012 ensured our independence and, backed by AnaCap Financial Partners, we have exciting and ambitious plans for further growth: the recent purchase of Moore Management funds business being our first strategic acquisition.
At the heart of our success is our commitment to building long-term and trusted relationships with our clients, professional intermediaries and staff and to help them achieve their goals.
We pride ourselves on our combination of experience and entrepreneurial spirit. In 2011 and again in 2012, we were named one of Private Client Practitioner’s Top 25 Trust Companies.
On 4 August 2015 Cyprus signed an agreement with Iran for the avoidance of double taxation. An important step forward in the strengthening of economic relations between the two countries, the treaty is expected to drive foreign investment into Iran as well as opening the door to investment from Iran into Cyprus and the European Union.Read full article
Global independent trust, fund and corporate services provider First Names Group has been placed first in Private Client Practitioner's list of Top 25 UK and UK offshore trust companies 2014. It is the fourth consecutive year the Group has been included in the esteemed table however the first time it has been crowned the largest organisation.Read full article
First Names Group is pleased to announce it has been shortlisted for “Trust Company of the Year, Non Institutional” at the 2014 Citywealth Magic Circle Awards. Now in its ninth year, the event brings together leading international wealth professionals to celebrate the top organisations and individuals in the industry.Read full article
eprivateclient, a leading publication for private client professionals publishes the list of most admired companies in the UK and UK offshore market annually. It includes leading law firms, accountancy practices, independent financial advisers and trust companies in the wealth management sector.Read full article