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By Tonesan Amissah, Sally Penrose
Bermuda is a major centre in the international offshore investment fund industry with over US$200bn of fund assets domiciled here. In addition to over 600 investment funds registered ...
By Peter McMaster QC
New rules mean third-party litigation funding has become acceptable in the Cayman Islands and Hong Kong in certain instances, opening up new investment opportunities for the growing number of hedge fund operating in the space.
By Matthew Carr
There is no denying that technological developments are continually changing the way we live.
By Josephine Noddings
A company incorporated in Bermuda or to which the Companies Act 1981 otherwise applies, can apply to be registered under the Segregated Accounts Companies Act 2000 (Act).
By Ashley Fife
o what extent are assets in offshore trusts sheltered from claims made under other jurisdictions' laws against settlors, beneficiaries, trustees or trust property?
By Andrew Bolton, Mark Holligon, Peter McMaster QC, Fraser Robertson, Eliot Simpson, John Wasty, Anthony Williams, Andrew Willins, Yahia Nazroo
It is once again time for Appleby's round-up of significant decisions handed down by the courts of our various jurisdictions in the preceding year.
By Simon Harding
The further draft of the Code published by the Isle of Man Financial Services Authority (IOMFSA) in November is expressed to constitute a "final consultation". We now can expect the Code to be enacted...
By David Pytches
30 June 2018 is the absolute cut-off date by which all companies and certain other entities in the Isle of Man must have submitted details of their principal owners ...
By Andrew Harding
As of the first of November 2017, Isle of Man law allows for the establishment of a person to act as exempt manager, exempt asset manager or exempt investment adviser to or more Isle of Man specialist funds...
By Clive Langley, Tiffany Boys, Shannon Cann, Amanda Burns
Effective 1 January 2018, the Cape Town Convention and the related Protocol (Convention) came into force pursuant to the Bermuda International Interests in Mobile Equipment (Cape Town Convention) Act 2016.
By Jonathan Anderson
Making an application for planning permission can seem like a somewhat opaque and even daunting process.
By Carlos de Serpa Pimentel, David Dorgan, Vanessa Schrum, Alison Mackrill, David Pytches
Furthermore, it is worth noting that on 3 January 2018 the Commission announced that, as of 1 January 2018...
By Jennifer Eve
Bermuda is a significant player in the reinsurance market and its position in this market has led to the growth of the use of funds as the funding vehicles for many reinsurance companies.
With 2017 having drawn to a close, it makes sense to look back briefly at the work which has driven the offshore restructuring world in the past year.
By Richard Sheldon
If not and a check is appropriate, then consideration must be given to the level of check.
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