October 16, 2018

Cayman Islands: Family office landscape

By Chris Larkin (EY) Cayman Finance From Mondaq There’s an industry adage that says “when you’ve seen one family office … you’ve seen one family office.” This is especially true in the current environment where many group structures either avoid the label “family office” or have grown complex so quickly that they don’t realise this […]

Healthcare conference goers use Cayman Islands app

The American Society for Healthcare Risk Management’s (ASHRM) annual conference concluded last week. Delegates from around the world gathered to discuss the challenges and issues they face in the management of the healthcare industry and to learn more about the opportunities available through establishing a captive in the Cayman Islands for self-insurance. Cayman International Insurance […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below articles and notices llegal Gambling: Six Arrested in George Town, Cayman Islands, 13 October. Two Formally Charged Following April Arrests On Saturday, 13 October, officers conducted a search at a location on School House Road in George Town on suspicion of illegal gambling. During the […]

Cayman Islands: Cocaine recovered near South Sound Dock and destroyed

From RCIPS On Sunday, 7 October, officers responded to a report that members of the public had discovered suspicious packages washed ashore in the vicinity of the South Sound dock. The five packages were recovered by officers, forensically examined, and found to contain a quantity of cocaine. On Friday morning, 12th October, the drugs, which […]

Caymanian Director for Department of Children, Family Services

GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The Ministry of Community Affairs is pleased to announce the appointment of Mrs. Paulinda Mendoza-Williams as the Director of the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) effective 13 November 2018. Following a recent recruitment process, which attracted a number of strong candidates, Mrs. Mendoza-Williams was offered the DCFS directorship. Mrs. […]

Michael Mina, Richard Blais, Michelle Bernstein and more to headline KAABOO Cayman Culinary Program

KAABOO Cayman, the two-day live music and comedy, culinary, and lifestyle experience, just announced the full PALATE chef and restaurant lineup for the inaugural event. The culinary programming will take place on the PALATE Stage February 15+16, 2019 in Grand Cayman. The 2019 PALATE chef program will feature Michael Mina (Mina Group; International Smoke, Cal […]

Caribbean launches “THE RHYTHM NEVER STOPS” marketing campaign

To view video go to: https://youtu.be/yJlbu2Ig_m8 Caribbean Tourism Organization and Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association partner on regional marketing MIAMI (October 11, 2018) – Inspired by the Caribbean’s sounds and sights, the region’s leading tourism entities have joined forces to launch “The Rhythm Never Stops” – a vibrant marketing campaign enticing travelers to revel in […]

Reef Conservation Month at Divetech Grand Cayman

From Dive Magazine UK During the month of October, Divetech Grand Cayman is focusing its efforts on conservation issues which concern the dive community. In conjunction with Eco Divers and Vivo restaurant, Divetech is hosting a Coral Conservation workshop on Sunday, 28 October 2018, all proceeds from which will go the Eco Divers Coral Reef […]

Cayman Islands: Intertrust shortlisted for two Funds Europe 2018 Awards

Article by Intertrust From Mondaq We’re proud to have been shortlisted at the Funds Europe Awards 2018 for two awards: ‘European Marketing Campaign of the Year’ and ‘European Thought Leadership of the Year’. We’re pleased that our Emerging Fund Manager Guide has been shortlisted for ‘European Marketing Campaign of the Year’ and our Changing Tides: […]

Why the Cayman Islands are a perfect honeymoon destination

From eTurboNews Luxury honeymoon destination The Caribbean is packed full of luxury honeymoon destinations, but the Cayman Islands tick a lot of boxes for many couples. The three beautiful Cayman Islands – Grand Cayman, Little Cayman, and Cayman Brac – offer miles of unspoiled beaches, luxury Cayman villas, world-class diving, and plenty of peace and […]