The Cayman Islands is changing the way it regulates funds. Two new measures – the Mutual Funds Law (Revision, Amendment 2020) and the Private Funds Law and Regulations 2020 – have been implemented.
The Cayman Islands is a popular domicile for globally managed private equity, hedge and hybrid funds due to its tax neutral status, flexible structuring options ...
The Cayman Islands continues to strengthen its legal and regulatory framework relating to the provision of international financial services.
Iain McMurdo and Jeremy Bomford provide an in-depth analysis of the law and regulation of hedge funds as it relates to the Cayman Islands.
Following what can only be described as a regulatory war of attrition over the past six years and more, the forced evolution of CLO structures, as numerous...
As the CLO market continues to thrive this year in both the EU and US lawmakers and regulators continue to express concern over systemic risk within CLOs.
We have teams able to assist with all phases of a business from a start-up making an initial regulatory application through to global businesses dealing with complex regulatory compliance
In a climate of heightened risk, alongside severe penalties and enforcement actions, the appointment of the Anti-Money Laundering Compliance Officer, with the right level of expertise and institutional support, is of pivotal importance.
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Liquidators of Cayman Islands entities that are reporting financial institutions under Common Reporting Standard and Foreign Accounts Tax Compliance Act regulations are required to comply with CRS and FATCA reporting obligations ...
New legislation came into effect on 1 January 2019 in the Cayman Islands which requires certain Cayman Islands entities carrying on certain activities to demonstrate that they have sufficient "economic substance" ...
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Mr Inniss will be facilitating the session, alongside Ben Evans
of Financial Transparency Advisors.
The Cayman Islands Department for International Tax Cooperation has issued an Industry Advisory to update the relevant dates for reporting under the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act and the Common Reporting Standard.
The statutory deadline for filing CRS and US FATCA reports for the 2018 year of account was 31 May 2018.
The Grand Court of the Cayman Islands recently delivered a judgment in In the matter of Pinnacle Global Partners Fund I LTD.
The Cayman Islands achieved ratings of either Compliant or Largely Compliant for 27 out of the 40 Recommendations, with no 'Non-Compliant' ratings.
On January 25th, 2019, the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority ("CIMA") published a Notice1 reminding entities which are registered with CIMA ...
Over the course of the last year, amendments to the Cayman Islands' Proceeds of Crime Law (2018 Revision) and Anti-Money Laundering Regulations (2018 Revision)
It may be surprising to learn that the word "cryptocurrency" was added to the Oxford English Dictionary in 2014
The on-going industry consultation with the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (CIMA) has resulted in further clarification in respect of the Anti-Money Laundering Regulations (2018 Revision) (AML Regulations) and the Guidance Notes issued in December 2017.
Did you know that every seven minutes a regulatory update is issued somewhere in the world? In the time it will take you to read this article the regulatory landscape will have changed, probably only slightly, ...