November 24, 2017

Archives for May 3, 2017

Caymanian Bar Association wants acting judges to be resident in Cayman Islands

Judicial Appointments From Caymanian Bar Association We welcome our six newly appointed acting judges and Chief Justice Kawaley and Mr Raj Parker who have recently been sworn in as Grand Court Judges (and part time judges) in the Financial Services Division. They are obviously able appointees. The public should know though that the legal profession […]

Guide to registering security interests created by Cayman Islands exempted companies

This concise guide discusses the Cayman Islands Companies Law (the Companies Law) requirements relating to the registration of security interests (eg mortgage, charge, pledge, encumbrance etc) over the assets of a Cayman Islands exempted company. 1. There is no public security registration regime in the Cayman Islands and no publically searchable registers. 2. Where a […]

The Editor speaks: Our thoughts for the families of the East End tragedy – Cayman Islands worst vehicular accident

What does one say to the families of the ones who died in the East End tragedy on Tuesday evening? Three tourists from England, all wiped out by an oncoming car. The driver of that car killed and his two passengers in hospital. And spare a thought for the police officer who drove off after […]

Canadian debut novel set in Cayman Islands

 Devi Di Guida hopes for success with her first novel called The Cayman HustleBy Mike Cohen From The Suburban Beaconsfield resident Devi Di Guida recently self-published The Cayman Hustle: a novel of romance and suspense. It is presently available onAmazon.com, with proceeds going towards cancer research. You should see it in bookstores by June. The […]

What can we expect in the Cayman Islands in 2017?

From Cayman Luxury Property Last month, one of Cayman’s largest contractors McAlpine and Phoenix stated that they were optimistic about the state of things in the Cayman Islands for 2017. Pointing to the action in the residential real estate market, notably around Seven Mile Beach and South Sound, the firm is cautiously optimistic about the […]

Cayman Airways Invitational U15 Youth Football Cup gets going

The 2017 Cayman Airways Invitational U15 Youth Football Cup got off to a solid start Tuesday, 2 May, with a full slate of five matches played in two islands. Groups A and B of the 12-team tournament are being played in Grand Cayman, while Group C is being contested in Cayman Brac. A pair of […]

Cayman Islands utility company records increase in income

CUC Announces First Quarter Results for the Period Ended March 31 2017 Caribbean Utilities Company, Ltd. is listed for trading in United States dollars on the Toronto Stock Exchange. Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – Caribbean Utilities Company, Ltd. (TSX: CUP.U) (“CUC” or “the Company”) announced today its unaudited results for the three months ended March […]

Emails not to send

11 things never to send over work email Áine Cain From Business Insider What happens in your inbox doesn’t always stay there. In fact, one stupid email from your work account can have serious real-world consequences. “Email can be a wonderfully efficient time-saving tool — if used properly,” Michael Kerr, an international business speaker and […]

Cayman Finance Student Education & Work Experience Programme launches its third year

The third annual Cayman Finance Student Education & Work Experience Programme recently launched with an orientation event for all programme’s stakeholders. The 2017 programme welcomed 65 Caymanian students, was open to high schools in Grand Cayman and Cayman Brac, and consists of three key components including-class workshops, one-on-one coaching with mentors from Cayman Finance member […]

Cayman Islands synchronized swimmers head to Florida this weekend

Synchronized Swimming comes to Cayman There’s a new sport on island. Call it synchronized swimming or synchro, but just don’t call it easy. Synchro is an Olympic sport that’s a blend of meticulously coordinated acrobatics, swimming and dance routines performed to music in the water. Since September, The Caymanites, a group of talented young swimmers […]