June 21, 2021

Unnamed investor snaps up 20 per cent stake in Evening Standard through Cayman Island company

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By James Walker From Press Gazette An unnamed investor bought a 20 per cent stake in the Evening Standard’s parent company in December through a Cayman Islands firm, but owner Evgeny Lebedev has refused to shed further light on their identity. The free daily newspaper’s parent company, Lebedev Holdings, received a £14m investment from the unknown financier, according […]

Cayman Islands/Bermuda: Walkers expands investment funds and corporate practices with lateral hires

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Leading international law firm Walkers is pleased to announce the lateral hires of Oliver Bell and Paul Nystrom, who have joined Walkers’ Cayman Islands office and Taylors in Bermuda. Cayman Islands Managing Partner Tim Buckley said, “Oliver is a very experienced lawyer with extremely strong investment funds credentials and we are delighted that he has […]