The Cayman Islands continues to be a jurisdiction of choice for the establishment of investment funds, portfolio investment companies and corporate vehicles,...
Partner and Head of Asset Finance, David McGovern, Of Counsel, Killian McSharry, Senior Associate, Michael Caulfield and Tax Of Counsel, Eimear Burbridge authored the "Ireland Law and Practice...
In recent months a new feature has appeared in the US CLO market which goes by the acronym of MASCOT.
We have highlighted below ten of the key reasons owners, financiers and operators regard the Cayman Islands as the jurisdiction of choice for aircraft registrations
Buying property in the Cayman Islands is relatively simple and straightforward.
This Guide discusses the Cayman Islands law requirements when taking security over shares in a Cayman Islands exempted company (a company).
In recent years, the subscription facility market has increased significantly in size as more private equity funds use these lines of credit attracted by the flexibility and liquidity that such facilities can offer.
Maples and Calder and Maples Fiduciary recently assisted AerGen in connection with the US$324.7 million asset backed loan securitisation of a portfolio of 19 narrow body aircraft by Harbour Aircraft Investments Limited (the "Borrower").
Once extended to Cayman, the Cape Town Convention will directly apply to that jurisdiction, with Cayman gaining the status of a territorial unit of a Convention State.
Higgs & Johnson
The economic downturn has resulted in an increase in mortgage defaults and a consequential increase in mortgage possession actions.
Stuarts Walker Hersant Humphries
In January 2008, the Alternative Investment Managers
Association re-published its Offshore Alternative Fund
Directors' Guide (the 2008 Guide) recommending that, in
order to be considered properly independent, a director should
have no executive function with regards to the fund's
investment manager, investment adviser or affiliated companies.
The Securities Investment Business Law (the
"Law") came into effect on 22 July 2003
was consolidated and revised in 2004 and was passed in order to
regulate the business of securities investment in the Cayman
Charles Adams, Ritchie & Duckworth
The Cayman Islands Stock Exchange (the "CSX") commenced operations in July 1997 and currently lists more than 1,000 issues with aggregate capitalisation in excess of US$80bn, including investment funds, specialist debt and derivative warrants.
Eurobonds listed on the CSX now benefit from the quoted
eurobond exemption for withholding tax purposes.
asset's proceeds of sale, if a debtor fails to discharge
its liabilities to the creditor.
Budget 2017 was announced by the Minister for Finance on 11 October. Much of the content was well flagged in advance and the overall theme of the Budget was that of prudence.
The Consumer Protection (Regulation of Credit Servicing Firms) Act 2015 (the "Act") was enacted on 8th July 2015.
The CLOser is the Maples group's industry newsletter for the global CLO market. The Maples Global CLO Team provides Cayman Islands and Irish legal advice and CLO issuer / co-issuer and fiduciary services in the Cayman Islands, Delaware, Dublin, London and the Netherlands.
The CLOser is the Maples group's industry newsletter for the global CLO market. The Maples Global CLO Team provides Cayman Islands and Irish legal advice and CLO issuer / co-issuer and fiduciary services in the Cayman Islands, Delaware, Ireland and the Netherlands.
The CLOser is Maples and Calder's industry newsletter focused primarily on current Cayman Islands and Irish legal issues relevant to the CLO market.