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New Collateralised Insurer Class To Add ILS Fund Diversification
The introduction of a new class of insurer in Bermuda, "Collateralised Insurers", is expected to be beneficial to both insurance-linked securities funds' and their investors, according to Sarah Demerling, Partner at law firm Walkers.
9 Oct 2019
Notification Of The Amendment To The Insurance Act 1978
On 5 August 2019, the Insurance Amendment Act 2019 (the "Amendment Act") came into operation, amending the Insurance Act 1978.
27 Aug 2019
Technology: The New Zone For ILS
New opportunities and challenges are on the horizon as the ILS sector looks to help manage everything from cyber risk to cryptocurrency and intangible assets, says Peter Dunlop at Walkers Bermuda.
9 Aug 2019
Collaborative Approach Augurs Well For Future ILS Growth
Bermuda Partner Sarah Demerling recently contributed to hedgeweek's special report 'Bermuda Fund Services 2019' discussing Bermuda's Insurance Linked Securities (ILS).
22 Apr 2019
Bermuda Provides A Boost To Insurtech Innovation
Bermuda has established itself as a leading (re)insurance centre, which has one of the world's largest captive and insurance-linked securities ("ILS") markets.
Cayman Islands
10 Sep 2018
Insurance And Reinsurance Companies
All companies carrying on insurance or reinsurance business in or from within the Cayman Islands must be licensed by the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority pursuant to the Insurance Law, 2010 (as amended) ...
Cayman Islands
5 Oct 2017
Testing The Tides Of Change
The Tax Reform Act was designed to clamp down on the escape of foreign profi ts from current taxation and outlined the fi rst provisions for the taxation of offshore US foreign controlled companies.
20 Sep 2017
How Ireland Can Fulfil Its ILS Potential
Ireland's Managing Partner, Garry Ferguson, talks to Dublin Finance about the Irish ILS market.
22 Nov 2016
PRIIPS: Delay In Implementation Confirmed
It will come as a relief to industry that the European Commission has confirmed there will be a one-year delay to the implementation date of the Packaged Retail and Insurance-based Investment Products regulations.
European Union
21 Nov 2016
PRIIPS – What You Need To Know
Regulation (EU) No 1286/2014 of the European Parliament and Council on key information documents for packaged retail and insurance-based investment products ("PRIIPs" or the "Regulation").
Cayman Islands
14 Oct 2016
Cayman Islands Portfolio Insurance Companies
Walkers has seen significant interest in the portfolio insurance company product, which is not surprising given that the PIC initiative was insurance sector-led.
Cayman Islands
6 Sep 2016
Brexit – Implications For The ILS Market
On 23 June 2016, the UK took the historic decision to leave the European Union. In general, from an Irish perspective, it was an unexpected and regrettable outcome for our closest neighbour and our most important trading partner.
27 Jul 2016
Cayman Islands Portfolio Insurance Companies - The PIC Of The Bunch
Partner Ramesh Maharaj and associate Derek Stenson met with Becky Butcher of The Captive Insurance Times to discuss the popularity of the Cayman Islands Portfolio Insurance Company.
Cayman Islands
19 Feb 2016
Insurance Companies
All companies carrying on insurance business in or from within the Cayman Islands must be licensed pursuant to the Insurance Law (as amended), before they can commence business.
Cayman Islands
12 Apr 2009
Segregated Portfolio Companies
A significant amendment was made to the Companies Law (the "Law") which extended the scope of the Segregated Portfolio Companies provisions in Part XIV of the Law.
Cayman Islands
4 Nov 2008
Grants Of Probate
Where the deceased dies testate (leaving a Will admissible for probate in Cayman), the documents which must be lodged with the Cayman court to obtain the grant of probate are as follows...
Cayman Islands
3 Jun 2008
Segregated Portfolio Companies and Insurance
The Cayman Islands has continued to improve its position as a jurisdiction of choice for captive insurance companies. As at 31 October 2004, 671 insurance captives were licensed by the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority of which 50 were new licence grants in 2004. The numbers of new license grants are on the rise year on year.
Cayman Islands
29 Sep 2005
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