November 11, 2019

Archives for April 17, 2019

Windermere Prep’s Gunnar Studenhofft represents Cayman Islands on national soccer team

From Orange Observer By Troy Herring, Observer Preps Windermere Observer The junior forward has spent years playing for his country before arriving in Windermere last year. During Windermere Prep’s Spring Break toward the end of March, many students went off to enjoy some down time. Gunnar Studenhofft, a junior, could have been one of them, […]

The Editor speaks: The sound of the nails

A message for Holy Week/Easter So the soldiers took charge of Jesus. Carrying his own cross, he went out to the place of the Skull (which in Aramaic is called Golgotha). There they crucified him. They crucified him to a cross hanging from a tree, sometimes called The Mercy Tree. Can you hear those nails? […]

New twist in Abraaj group case will affect Cayman Islands liquidation

From Solomon Harris Two indictments filed in the Southern District of New York Court have resulted in the arrests of the both the founder of Abraaj Investment Management (‘AJM’), Arif Naqvi (‘Naqvi’), and the former Managing Partner of the Abraaj Group, Mustapha Abdel-Wadood (‘Abdel-Wadood’). Allegations include that Naqvi misappropriated US $230 million to cover cash […]

Public consultation begins on Amendment to Cayman Islands Securities Law

Government plans to broaden Cayman’s regulatory regime for securities and investments via The Securities Investment Business (Amendment) Bill, 2019, which became available for public consultation yesterday (Tuesday, 16 April). The bill, which will be discussed in the next meeting of the Legislative Assembly, would allow Cayman to introduce a regulatory and supervisory framework for entities […]

Cayman Islands Funerals March 2019

Tammy Nixon                                                                 – 14 Mar 2019 Donna Welcome                                                             – 20 Mar 2019 Mitchell Marvin Ryan                                                      – 22 Mar 2019   Creek Cora Rhoda (Christian) Dixon                  19 Aug 1943 – 4 Mar 2019   East End Neva Rosedene Jackson                           27 Sep 1918 – 7 Mar 2019   Spotts Nora Gonzalez                                                                – 11 Mar 2019   Prospect William Ivan (Buddy) Wood                        23 Sep […]

Destination of the week

Cispata Bay, a quiet little corner in the Colombian Caribbean From City Express Sometimes, when you’re traveling, you just need a quiet place. Surrounded by nature and not much else, Cispata Bay is a peaceful shelter that will allow you to slow down during a trip to Colombia. Here’s what to see and how to […]

New baby workshops starting in Cayman Islands

From Chatterbox Our new set of baby massage workshops start on May 1st and May 4th.Learn how to massage your baby with Harmony, our new dually qualified Massage Therapist/Speech and Language Therapist. Spaces are very limited so book today to secure your place on this 5 week course. Call 949 7065 or [email protected]

Cayman Islands’ Key Clubs shine at the Florida District Education and Leadership Conference in Orlando

The Kiwanis Club of Grand Cayman was happy to sponsor 45 Key Clubbers to attend the annual Florida District Education and Leadership Conference (DCON) in Orlando from 4 – 7 April 2019. This number includes students from the Cayman Prep and High School, St. Ignatius Catholic School, John Gray High School, Clifton Hunter High School […]

Cayman Islands: West Bay Community Officers Conduct Seven Mile Public Beach Walkthrough

From RCIPS Yesterday, 16 April, RCIPS Community Officers in West Bay conducted a walkthrough at the Seven Mile Public Beach, along with West Bay Area Commander, Inspector Lloyd Marriott. The officers spoke with beachgoers and visited vendors and businesses, in order to provide public reassurance, increase community engagement and address any violations of the law. […]

Butterfield to announce First Quarter 2019 Financial Results on April 25, 2019

HAMILTON, Bermuda–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apr 16, 2019–The Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited (“Butterfield”) (NYSE: NTB)(BSX: NTB.BH) will release first quarter 2019 financial results in advance of market opening on Thursday, April 25, 2019. Butterfield executives will also host a conference call for investors to discuss first quarter 2019 results on Thursday, April 25, 2019 at […]