October 24, 2021

News Report: Cayman Islands enhances global innovation and economic development without tax harm

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Cayman-Domiciled Collective Investment Vehicles, Multinational Enterprises Benefit EU & Other Countries GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands – Cayman Finance today is releasing “Cayman: Engine of Growth and Good Governance,” a new report that documents how the jurisdiction’s unique combination of tax neutrality, high-quality legal and regulatory system, and professional expertise attract Collective Investment Vehicles (CIVs) and Multinational Enterprises (MNEs), providing economic benefits […]

Cayman Finance responds to Netherlands blacklisting

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GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands – Cayman Finance finds as unusual a recent decision by the Kingdom of the Netherlands to break from other European Union member states to “blacklist” 21 jurisdictions, including the Cayman Islands, based simply on having a stated corporate tax rate that the Netherlands has subjectively determined is too low. As noted […]

Cayman Finance announces new Chairman

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At its recent annual members’ meeting, Cayman Finance proudly announced that its new elected Chairman would be former Managing Director and Senior Executive Vice President of International Banking at Butterfield Group, Conor O’Dea. Jude Scott, Cayman Finance CEO, said that he was excited to welcome Mr O’Dea to the team. “We are excited to add […]

Cayman Islands Academy student wins laptop from Cayman Finance

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At the recent Cayman Academy Career Fair, a year 8 student received an HP Pavillion Notebook from Cayman Finance CEO, Jude Scott, as a prize for correctly answering a quiz on the Cayman Islands’ financial services industry. The fair was held at the University College of the Cayman Islands on Friday, November 17th and included […]

The Editor speaks: When it’s OK to steal

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Thou shalt not steal. Right? Right! If you steal you will be punished. Right? Wrong!! Sometimes it’s OK!!! If someone breaks into my house and steals ANYTHING that rightfully belongs to me he is breaking the law and should be punished. If someone, knowingly uses that property that belongs to me, he is breaking the […]

Cayman Finance response to US PIRG report: Cayman’s commitment to global transparency standards makes it a strong international partner

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From Cayman Finance Jude Scott, CEO of Cayman Finance, issued the following statement in response to an Open Society Foundations-funded report on International Financial Centers issued last week by US PIRG and the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy: “Reports such as this conveniently overlook how International Finance Centers (IFCs) like the Cayman Islands use […]

Cayman Finance celebrates 3rd cohort of student education and work experience programme graduates

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62 students successfully completed all three aspects of the 3rd annual Cayman Finance Student Education and Work Experience Programme and were celebrated at a recent event held at the Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort. The programme is coordinated by Cayman Finance in partnership with the Ministry of Financial Services and Home Affairs and the Ministry […]

Cayman Brac student wins laptop from Cayman Finance

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Matthew Giscombe of Layman E. Scott Sr. High School was recently awarded a new HP laptop from Cayman Finance CEO, Jude Scott, for participating in a quiz on the financial services industry at the Layman E. Scott Sr. Career Fair in March. The prize was given to a randomly selected student who scored 100% on […]

The Editor Speaks: The Grand Order of Gobble de gook

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One of my biggest hates (yes I do have more than one) is gobble de gook and it seems when you work for government you are trained and elected into its Grand Order. A few weeks ago I wrote on the seemingly ridiculous and ill thought out ban on photocopying of court documents that are […]

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

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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 […]