The Cayman Islands has risen 13 spots in the most recent Global
Financial Centres Index (GFCI), 'GFCI 20'.
The Cayman Islands ranks 28, up from 41 in the previous survey,
and its index score is 676, up from 641 in the last survey.
"Our reputation as a centre of excellence for international
financial services continues to go from strength to strength and
this latest ranking is proof of that. The Cayman
Islands continues to be recognised for its client centric focus and
for delivering excellence in service. Clients are at the centre of
our financial services industry. They are at the core of
everything we do, and this approach has been central to our success
as a leading international financial centre," Mr Jude Scott,
CEO of Cayman Finance said.
Mr Scott said the Cayman Islands was now the highest ranking
mainstream international financial services centre.
"Cayman Finance continues to work together with other
stakeholders in our financial services sector including the Cayman
Islands Government and our regulator, the Cayman Islands Monetary
Authority, to maintain our status as the premier global financial
hub," he said. "Survey results such as this are
recognition of our high quality and experienced service providers,
innovative capabilities, and legislative and regulatory
The most recent survey puts the Cayman Islands in the top 30% of
all countries surveyed. The financial centres of London and New
York rank 1st and 2nd respectively in the survey.
The Global Financial Centres Index is carried out twice per
Jude Scott, CEO of Cayman Finance
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financial services industry through cooperation and engagement with
domestic and international political leaders, regulators,
organisations and media; to promote the integrity and transparency
of the Industry by legislative and regulatory enactment and to
encourage the sustainable growth of the Industry through
excellence, innovation and balance. For more information about
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