The Bermuda Court has confirmed that it has the jurisdiction to remove the protector of a Bermuda trust.
Michael Kyprianou Advocates & Legal Consultants
As COVID-19 vaccines become more and more available there are feelings of excitement and trepidation in equal measures.
On 11 February 2021 the Cyprus Parliament voted to amend certain provisions relating to the Central Agency for Equal Distribution of Burdens (Creation, Objects, Responsibilities, and Other...
A. Karitzis & Associates L.L.C
Cyprus has a long-standing fisheries tradition. Despite its limited contribution (around 0.8%) to GDP, the Cypriot fisheries sector holds significant socio-economic importance, particularly in coastal areas.
The Directive (EU) 2018/822 expand once more the provisions of the Directive 2011/16/EU - Directive on Administrative Cooperation, regarding mandatory automatic exchange of information in the field of taxation in relation to ...
A. Karitzis & Associates L.L.C
The Cyprus Parliament has approved on 18 February 2021 an amendment to the Prevention and Suppression of Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing Law 188 (I) 2017 (the "AML Law"),...
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC
On 1 March, the European Banking Authority (the ‘EBA') published its final revised Guidelines on Money Laundering (ML) and Terrorist Financing (TF) risk factors.
On 22 February 2021 the ECOFIN Council updated the EU list of third country non-cooperative jurisdictions for tax purposes (commonly referred to as the EU 'blacklist')...
Opportunities presented for fund managers through the stability of Guernsey's offer in the post-Brexit environment will be discussed at a Guernsey Finance webinar.
Isle of Man
The recent case of Lunt v Csurgo (CHP 2019/140) has concisely summarised how the Isle of Man High Court will approach the division of a property/its proceeds of sale when a cohabitating couple split.
Loyens & Loeff
The Luxembourg Green Exchange has recently added to its labelled bond section, a brand-new section dedicated to Climate-Aligned Issuers...
With the effective date of the United Kingdom's exit from the EU fast approaching, no deal has yet been reached between the EU and the UK.
On Monday 19th October 2020, Malta's Finance Minister, Profs. Edward Scicluna presented the country's budget for year 2021.
Maltese Citizenship by Naturalisation is the process by which an alien, that is, a non-Maltese person, is granted Maltese citizenship and nationality, subject to satisfying a number of requirements
In an official briefing of accredited agents today, Hon. Alex Muscat, Parliamentary Secretary for Citizenship and Communities announced the introduction of a new Permanent Residence
In this article, the author highlights the personal tax system applicable to persons being granted Maltese citizenship under any route, particularly under the investor route
The Malta Permanent Residency Agency periodically issues a list of ineligible countries whose nationals are ineligible to apply under the Malta Permanent
Maltese immigration law provides a number of Malta residence programmes open to EU and non-EU nationals. The various Malta Residence Programmes give the opportunity
Malta's Prime Minister Dr Robert Abela announced that the nation will invest €470 million over the next eight years in an industrial infrastructure programme to boost local businesses and attract
At first sight, the recent decision of the UK Supreme Court in R (on the application of KBR Inc) v Director of the Serious Fraud Office  UKSC 2 appears to provide a good deal of comfort to companies which are based outside the UK.