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By Ingrid Pierce
With about 1,230 new CIMA fund registrations in 2016, the Cayman Islands remain the undisputed leader in offshore funds.
By Neil Lupton, Colette Wilkins, Fraser Hern, John O'Driscoll, Paul Goss
In December's issue of Global Turnaround the focus was on Cayman and Walkers provided commentary.
By Oliver Clifton, Matthew Neal
The Court of Appeal has held that a misinterpretation of the law and a miscalculation of statutory time limits does not justify a relief from sanction.
By Matthew Neal, Oliver Clifton, Rosalind Nicholson
The powers of provisional liquidators are limited to the extent necessary to maintain the value of the company's assets.
By Lucy Frew
Captive insurance professionals need to be aware of certain points arising from the updated Common Reporting Standard Regulations, according to Lucy Frew, partner of Walkers Global.
By Eoin O’Connor, Brendan O'Brien, Fiona De Lacy, Eoin Ryan
The rationale for the introduction of compliance statements was to foster a culture of compliance by creating a greater sense of accountability and responsibility among company directors and by developing good systems of internal controls within companies.
By Jennifer Fox, Cate Barbour
Disputes between companies engaging in international business in both onshore and offshore jurisdictions are commonplace.
By Matthew Goucke, Chris Keefe
A recent judgment of the Cayman Islands Court of Appeal (‘CICA') has provided a welcome degree of certainty for investors and insolvency practitioners alike...
By Kerill O'Shaughnessy
The expanding alternative UCITS market is currently estimated to exceed EUR 375 billion in assets.
By Gavin Smith, William Greensmyth
On 22 November 2016 the European Commission published its proposal for a draft directive on preventative restructuring frameworks ("Draft Directive").
By Eoin O’Connor, Shane Martin
As of 1 January 2017, Credit Unions lending to SMEs must have appropriate systems, policies and procedures in place to comply with regulations issued by the Central Bank of Ireland (CBI).
By Tim Buckley, Andrew Barker
21 October marks 100 days since the introduction of the Cayman Islands Limited Liability Companies Law. Over 100 Cayman Islands LLCs have been registered within this first 100 days...
By James Melen, Prasana  
In hedgeweek's Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2017 (click here) special report, managing editor James Williams interviewed partner James Melen and senior counsel Prasana.
By Lucy Frew
Featuring partner Lucy Frew, this AIFMD update first appeared in Hedge Fund Alert December 14, 2016 in the Regulatory Roundup.
By Tim Buckley, Andrew Barker
21 October 2016 marked 100 days since the introduction of the Cayman Islands Limited Liability Companies Law.
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