By John Spellman
Do you as a Non Executive Director or the appointed Non Executive Directors ("NEDs) of your client funds actually realise why they are in situ? Harsh? Fair? Irrelevant?
By Malcolm Couch
The Governments of Guernsey, the Isle of Man and Jersey are today (9 October 2012) simultaneously announcing their intention to negotiate partnership agreements with the United States of America to implement FATCA.
A report published by Ernst & Young provides further evidence of the Isle of Manís positive contribution to the global economy and describes the Island as a key commercial partner.
Recent research commissioned by the Isle of Man Government has shown the Isle of Man continues to dominate the AIM market.
The Isle of Man Captive Association recently attended the Federation of European Risk Management Association (FERMA) Conference in Stockholm as part of ongoing efforts to promote the Island as the captive insurance domicile of choice.
By Richard Slee
The Department of Economic Development (DED) has today announced a radical shake-up of Financial Services which will mean a more collaborative approach with industry and the creation of a new Public Private Sector promotional model allowing the sharing of resource and funding between all parties.
Treasury Minister Anne Craine MHK delivered the prestigious Sir Thomas Gresham Docklands lecture in November, on the subject of ĎExtinction or Evolution Ė The Future for Offshore Centresí
The Isle of Man Aircraft Registry has recently celebrated a significant milestone with over 300 aircraft now registered. Despite the economic climate the Aircraft Registry has continued to exceed expectations with its growth since it was established in 2007, and now has the fastest growing offshore aircraft register in the world.
The Isle of Manís new Department of Economic Development is celebrating the end of a successful year and the continued progress on the diversification of the Islandís economy.
The Isle of Man met with key decision makers from the online gaming industry at the European iGaming Expo (EiG) in Copenhagen.
As an increasing number of companies become global in their operations, demand has risen for flexible employee benefits solutions able to meet the needs of organisations with employees spread around the world.
The Isle of Man has been added to the list of approved jurisdictions by the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong, enabling companies incorporated on the Isle of Man to seek a listing on the exchange.
Tynwald, the Isle of Manís parliament, has approved an order creating a new type of pension arrangement that adds to the Islandís existing local and international pension legislation, reinforcing the Isle of Manís reputation at the forefront of international pension provision.
A Memorandum of Understanding between India and the Isle of Man has been signed at the recent high-profile annual Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) conference, held in London in June.
By Richard Slee
The global recession has meant stormy waters for the shipping industry.