May 11, 2021

Maples advises Cayman Islands Government on First Public-Private Partnership

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Maples and Calder, the Maples Group’s law firm was pleased to advise the Cayman Islands Government (“CIG”) on a new 25 year Public Private Partnership (“PPP”) waste management contract.   The PPP project, named ReGen, Cayman’s Energy and Recycling Centre, is set to transform waste management for the Cayman Islands, with the new energy recovery […]

UK: High demand for student homes with bills included

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By James Lockett Research by UniHomes, the UK’s leading student accommodation platform, has found that the majority of student tenants would like to see utility costs more widely included within the cost of student rental properties.  In fact, the research by UniHomes shows that 68% of students would be more likely to rent a property that includes utilities. […]

Cayman: Maples advises on Xiaomi’s US$4Billion top-up funding placement

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Maples and Calder, the Maples Group’s law firm, was pleased to act as Cayman Islands counsel to Xiaomi Corporation (the “Guarantor”) in relation to its combined issue of US$855million zero coupon guaranteed convertible bonds, due 2027 and convertible into class B ordinary shares of Xiaomi Corporation under general mandate and approximately US$3.1billion subscription of placing […]

Cayman Islands’ first recorded COVID-19 Positive patient passes away

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CAYMAN ISLANDS (March 14, 2020) – Health City Cayman Islands is reporting that the Cayman Islands’ first recorded COVID-19 positive patient passed away at 4:40am on Saturday 14 March. The 68-year-old man was being treated in isolation at the tertiary care facility’s Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU). The patient was traveling on a cruise ship […]

Maples Group proud to support music programme at BVI High School

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Tortola, British Virgin Islands | The Maples Group is proud to announce its support of the newly built music classrooms at Elmore Stoutt High School (“ESHS”) in the British Virgin Islands. Since the 2017 hurricanes, due to extensive damage to their facilities, ESHS has been unable to offer an abundance of extra-curricular activities. The Maples […]

Cayman: Maples Group announces leadership appointments

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The Maples Group is pleased to announce that, following its biennial management elections, Jonathan Green has been appointed as its new Global Managing Partner, with effect from 1 December 2019. Jonathan, who will assume the role for two years, succeeds Alasdair Robertson, who has served as Global Managing Partner since 2015. Alasdair will return to […]

Ogier Latin American team bring their expertise to CAIS Brazil

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Ogier’s Latin American experts will be speaking at the CAIS (Cayman Alternative Investment Summit) Brazil being held in Sao Paolo on 3rd December and Rio de Janeiro on 5th December. CAIS Brazil brings together industry leaders to discuss the trends shaping global financial services. Partner Giorgio Subiotto, director of Ogier Global, Cayman, Ben Gillooly, and […]

Maples Associate a “Rising Star” in Trusts & Private Client industry

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Legal Week has identified Cayman Islands Trusts & Private Client lawyer, Maxine Bodden, as a “Rising Star” in its Private Client Global Elite Directory 2019. An associate at Maples and Calder, the Maples Group’s law firm, Maxine specialises in advising leading banks, trust companies and private individuals on the establishment and ongoing administration of Cayman Islands […]

Health City Cayman Islands’ medical team saves the life of man stabbed in the liver

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Health City is the Cayman Islands’ Only Medical Treatment Center for Liver Injuries CAYMAN ISLANDS (September 11, 2019) – A Caymanian man who was recently stabbed in his liver and on the brink of death is grateful to the medical practitioners at Health City Cayman Islands for saving his life. The young man, who sustained […]

Collas Crill makes two new appointments in Cayman office

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Collas Crill has made two new appointments in its growing Cayman office. Andrew Peedom has joined as Counsel in the Dispute Resolution and International Private Client and Trust teams. Andrew was admitted as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales in 2001 and the High Court of Australia in 2003, and more […]