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Archives for June 2, 2015

Belvedere’s Brighton SPC taken over by Cayman Islands regulator

By David Marchant From OffShoreAlert Belvedere Management Group fund vehicle Brighton SPC, which was exposed as a fraud by OffshoreAlert 11 weeks ago, has been taken over by the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority [CIMA] following the completion of a “forensic examination”. For more: https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/h/ubbxl79hzj40/?&th=14db58a4e78a6c2e&v=c   Re: Brighton SPC- In Controllership From CIMA The public is […]

iNews Briefs, More & Community Events

Cayman Islands Community Events        WED JUNE 3 National Workforce Development Agency in Bodden Town The National Workforce Development Agency will be at the Bodden Town Library on Wednesday (3 Jun) from 2 — 5pm. Quiz Night is next Wednesday have you booked your table yet? CARE – Cayman Animal Rescue Enthusiasts Why not get a […]

Rundown flies to Cayman Brac with Cayman Airways

The 17-member cast and crew of the ever popular CNCF theater production, Rundown, are getting a free lift to Cayman Brac on Cayman Airways to perform the show there this weekend, thanks to the national airline’s generous donation of flights. “The Cayman National Cultural Foundation (CNCF) is very grateful to Cayman Airways for once again […]

The Editor Speaks: Predictions aren’t facts

Cayman Islands’ Premier, Alden McLaughlin, is 100% correct when he said in his Hurricane Season message published today, “I don’t care for hurricane predictions, especially when they tell us we don’t have much to worry about”. He warns, “I fear that it leads to complacency and we know that can lead to widespread destruction and […]

“Poinciana in the Yard” II

By Gordon Solomon This beautiful June featured print of Gordon Solomon’s “Poinciana in the Yard” II is available in various size paper and giclee prints; a lovely painting to brighten any room. Produced on island at the accredited Cathy Church Photo Centre, production time is a short 3 – 5 business days, free delivery on […]

FIFA arrests transform Blatter heir into face of football scandal

By Andrew Martin, Tariq Panja And Vernon Silver | Bloomberg From Tico Times A picture taken on March 24, 2015 in Vienna shows Jeffrey Webb, president of CONCACAF and the Cayman Islands Football Association giving a press conference. Webb was among several football officials arrested on May 27, 2015, suspected of receiving bribes worth millions […]

Cayman Islands company major shareholder threatens lawsuit over $1.4B deal

By Dan Freed From The Street Big investor threatens lawsuit over $1.4 billion deal linked to Ocwen, Fortress NEW YORK (The Deal) — Companies linked to mortgage debt collector Ocwen Financial (OCN – Get Report) and asset management giant Fortress Investment Group (FIG – Get Report) may face a legal battle over a $1.4 billion […]

McTaggart-Giuzio and Van den Bol hit the high point in the Cayman Islands

By Pamela Fowler From CIEF Last weekend saw the last of the CIEF’s dressage shows for the current season. There were two elements to the show which stretched over two days, the Caribbean Equestrian Association’s Dressage Challenge and the last chance to earn points in the National Dressage Championship. Record entries ensured plenty of healthy […]

2015 Hurricane Season Message from Cayman Islands Premier

By Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, MLA It seems that in the blinking of an eye another first of June is upon as heralding in yet another Hurricane Season. Last month we received the prognostication from Colorado State University atmospheric scientists predicting less than average tropical cyclone activity for this upcoming hurricane season. They […]

International Defence Training – Maritime Training Team coming to Cayman Islands

The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service welcomes an International Maritime Training Team from the Royal Navy (RN IMTT) who will be delivering a series of training courses to enhance navigation and small craft operating skills over the next month. For 4 weeks, 10 police officers from RCIPS, and up to 40 officers from other Overseas […]