February 6, 2023

“Truly first rate” Ogier in Cayman stands out in Legal 500 Caribbean Guide 2023

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Ogier’s commitment to client service and its global reach make it a first-rate firm in the Cayman Islands – that’s the view of clients whose endorsement of Ogier in the latest Legal 500 Caribbean Guide saw all of the firm’s service lines ranked. The firm’s “top-class” Dispute Resolution team does “excellent quality work” with clients […]

Setting up Cayman Islands Investment Funds: The What, Why, and How

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Investing in the Cayman Islands has lots of advantages, but what are investment funds, why should you set one up there, and how do you go about it? Cayman Islands investment funds are hugely popular for a number of reasons, and they’re fairly easy to set up once you know how. 80 percent of the […]

Harneys announces expansion of Investment Funds practice in Cayman Islands

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Harneys is pleased to announce Daniella Skotnicki will join its Cayman Islands funds practice as a senior associate effective 02 October 2017. Daniella is highly experienced in all aspects of closed-ended and open-ended fund formation, ongoing compliance, restructuring and termination. She has worked with top tier investment managers and fund service providers as well as […]

Appleby adds investment funds partner in Cayman

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From hedgeweek Offshore law firm Appleby has appointed Alex Brainis as a partner in the Investment Funds group, in the firms’ Cayman Islands office. Managing Partner, Bryan Hunter, says: “On behalf of the partners, it is my pleasure to extend a warm welcome to Mr Brainis as he joins us from Toronto. He is the […]

Campbells appoints six partners in Cayman Islands and Hong Kong

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From Cayman Funds Campbells, an offshore law firm, has appointed six partners in its Cayman Islands and Hong Kong offices. Marianne Rajic will join Campbells’ Hong Kong office as a partner later this month. Rajic was previously a partner with Walkers in the British Virgin Islands and will bring a wealth of experience and knowledge […]

Jennifer Parsons joins Mourant Ozannes in the Cayman Islands as Counsel

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Leading offshore law firm, Mourant Ozannes, has announced that Jennifer Parsons has joined the firm as Counsel. She will be based in the firm’s Cayman Islands office and will be part of the Corporate and Investment Funds practices. Jennifer brings a wealth of knowledge on all aspects of the establishment and ongoing operations of investment […]

Cayman Island Investment Funds

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By Ben Tonner and James Kennedy from Samson & McGrath Basic guide to Investment Funds in the Cayman Islands Mutual Funds Under the laws of the Cayman Islands, a mutual fund is defined as any company, trust or partnership incorporated or established in the Cayman Islands (or if outside the Cayman Islands, managed from the […]

7 Deadly myths of FATCA: Cayman Islands Investment Funds

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From DMS Offshore Investment Services Introduction It is quite a human trait to live in a state of suspended disbelief – when the news is just too bad to absorb, or when the consequences of an action are too much to contemplate. Response to the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA), it seems, is one […]

News from Appleby

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Appleby report highlights increase in insolvency petition filings in Cayman An Appleby report on petition filings in the Cayman Islands, going back to 2008, has revealed that insolvency filings on the islands spiked more than 30 per cent in 2013 when compared with 2012, resulting in the highest number of filings in the past three […]