Companies with a view to pursuing strategic acquisitions often look for opportunities in the insurance M&A market.
Cayman Islands Government
The Cayman Islands Government will propose legislative changes relating to limited liability partnerships (LLPs), prior to the legislation becoming operational this year.
In the Amendment Laws, gazetted on 20 August 2020, certain information relating to Cayman Islands companies and limited liability companies will be publicly searchable from 1 October 2020.
An examination of the key features of the preferred investment vehicle for many Japanese investors.
G. Vrikis & Associates LLC
The Council of Ministers, during its assembly on the 31.7.2020 has made changes to the current Cyprus Investment Programme, affecting applicants as per the 17-18.8.2020.
1 October 2020 saw the first announcement of a company intending to list on the International Property Securities Exchange (IPSE), the world's first securities exchange developed exclusively...
iMaps Capital Markets Group
The European Union is making progress in updating and clarifying rules under the Alternative Investments Fund Manager Directive AIFMD. ESMA recently published their review.
One of the most common parts of our jobs as offshore law Banking & Finance legal specialists is advising on security packages as part of pre-deal structuring and fee quoting.
Hedge fund managers, private equity sponsors and other asset managers as well as brokers, dealers, wealth managers and other providers of investment services and investment products are often keen...
The MoU is also relevant to the regulation of insurance linked securities (ILS) as the IA prepares to launch an ILS regime in Hong Kong soon.
On September 28, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) published its final report (Final Report), accompanied by final draft regulatory and implementing technical standards...
Isle of Man
The Isle of Man Financial Services Authority ("IOMFSA") has today published a much-anticipated suite of four documents which will be valuable to individuals and corporate entities interested
Following the issue of the Malta Financial Services Authority's ("MFSA") consultation document on Security Token Offerings on 19th July 2019 which aimed to pave the way to legal certainty for Security Token Offerings ("STOs") in the Maltese financial markets.
The Securities Financing Transactions Regulation (SFTR) is the main piece of EU legislation in this area.
These include repurchase transactions, securities or commodities lending and securities or commodities borrowing, a buy-sell back transaction or sell-buy back transactions.
Directive 2000/31/EC of the European Parliament and the Council (the Electronic Commerce Directive), comprises a variety of activities which take place online.
The European Securities and Markets Authorities (ESMA) has published its final guidelines on disclosure requirements under the Prospectus Regulation.
The Republic of Seychelles is an archipelago in the Indian Ocean made up of 115 islands. With its main industries resting on the tourism and fishing, Seychelles' offshore services sector is slowly
United Arab Emirates
STA Law Firm
Corporate governance can be stated as a set of regulations, mechanisms, its process, and relations by which corporations are controlled and operated.
With Singapore raising its profile in the alternative risk market, and Hong Kong introducing a new insurance bill, ILS opportunities in Asia are going from strength to strength.