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Legislative And Regulatory Overview Of The Cayman Islands - Cayman Finance CEO Jude Scott provides a legislative and regulatory overview of the Cayman Islands in this submission to IFC Review: A strong legal and regulatory system is the necessary foundation for jurisdictions that want to succeed in the global financial services economy due to the intense sophistication of institutional investors, expanding global standards and vigilant regulatory scrutiny. The Cayman […]
Cayman Finance Statement on G7 Global Minimum Tax Announcement - Cayman Finance issued the following statement by CEO Jude Scott following the announcement by G7 Finance Ministers that they have reached agreement on a global minimum corporate tax rate: “The Cayman Islands is a tax neutral jurisdiction and our financial services industry is the world’s leader in international investment funds, which are internationally recognised as tax neutral. Cayman achieves tax […]
Cayman is not a tax haven! - Cayman Finance breaks down the characteristics of tax havens The Cayman Islands is a transparent, tax-neutral jurisdiction – not a tax haven. The jurisdiction’s model of tax neutrality for financial services business has long been misunderstood, and when something is misunderstood, suspicion is not far behind. These misperceptions around the jurisdiction have been perpetuated by the entertainment industry for decades, […]
Cayman Finance Statement on FATF Decision to Increase Monitoring of the Cayman Islands - Cayman Finance issued the following statement by CEO Jude Scott about the announcement by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) that it was increasing its monitoring of the Cayman Islands: “The financial services industry appreciates the efforts made by the Cayman Islands Government to successfully address 60 separate FATF’s recommended actions to strengthen the jurisdiction’s anti-money laundering legal and regulatory […]
Cayman Finance Global Briefing: Feb 3, 2021 - Welcome to our February 2021 Cayman Finance Global Briefing. We are very pleased to have an opportunity to connect with you, even as we look forward to meeting in person soon once again. Cayman Finance is the industry association that represents the Cayman Islands Financial Services Industry. The industry has become more important than ever. As the premier global tax neutral […]
Maples Advises On Historic CSX Listing - Maples and Calder, the Maples Group’s law firm, is pleased to have advised its client, Literacy Capital on a first-of-its-kind dual listing on the Specialist Fund Segment of the London Stock Exchange and on the Cayman Islands Stock Exchange (“CSX”). The offering, which closed on 25 June 2021, took approximately two months to arrange with the listing on the CSX […]
Harneys Grants Legal Scholarship to Talented Caymanian - Harneys is pleased to announce that Kayla Prendergast has been awarded our 2021 legal scholarship. Kayla was born and raised in the Cayman Islands and has always had a keen interest in the financial services industry. Whilst pursuing her law degree at the University of Sheffield, she returned to Cayman during her breaks to complete several legal internships. This experience […]
Rawlinson & Hunter Leadership Announcements - Leading independent financial services firm, Rawlinson & Hunter has announced a number of high profile internal appointments to further strengthen its Cayman offering. Alan Milgate has been appointed as Senior Partner and Phillipa Stokes has been appointed as Partner. Alan takes over this senior role from William Walmsley, who will remain with the firm in the capacity of Senior Consultant.