The board of directors play a central role in any offshore hedge fund.
The Department of Merchant Shipping recently announced that it has amended the form for declaration by a legal representative or auditor of a company adopting the tonnage tax system that the company concerned was tax resident in Cyprus for the relevant year.
Immovable property tax is payable by 30 September each year on the market value as at 1 January 1980 of all immovable property in Cyprus registered in the name of the taxpayer at the start of the year.
Article V of the protocol to the double taxation agreement between Cyprus and Russia that entered into effect on 1 January 2013 amended the definition of dividends set out in paragraph 3 of Article 10 of the DTA.
An examination of the mechanisms for the recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments in Cyprus under the provisions of the Regulation 44/2001.
There must have been close to an audiblesigh of relief from banks and other financialinstitutions when the final decision in thelandmark case Shah and another v HSBCPrivate Bank (UK) Ltd ("Shah") was handeddown by the High Court of Justice in May2012, not least because it ended four and ahalf years of litigation, six reported decisions(three from the Court of Appeal) and a gooddeal of uncertainty during that time.
The Arbitration Bill 2013 was gazetted by the government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region on March 28, 2013.
The Court of Final Appeal has confirmed the Securities and Futures Commission can obtain wide-ranging relief under section 213 of the Securities & Futures Ordinance.
In The Joint and Several Liquidators of QQ Club Limited v. Golden Year Limited, the Court of First Instance held that a liquidator's costs in pursuing an avoidance claim are "fees and expenses properly incurred in preserving, realizing or getting in the assets", and are payable out of the company's assets in priority to all other payments prescribed in rule 179 of the Companies (Winding-up) Rules.
The Rules of the High Court 2009 in the Isle of Man, give the court wide case management powers.
The Isle of Man concluded a Tax Information Exchange Agreement (TIEA) with the Argentine Republic on 14 December 2012.
A noteworthy flight to quality by investors and advisers in response to challenging market conditions has benefited Jersey's wealth management industry, delegates were told at the Jersey Finance London Private Client Conference this week.
During the course of the last 18 months I have written a number of articles assessing the relative strength of the global equity capital markets.
A discussion which explores the manner in which to stay away from the risk of infringing competition policy.
The recent happenings surrounding the collapse of the Cypriot banking system and the Eurogroup’s unprecedented plans for the Cypriot restructuring programme have brought to the fore questions about Malta’s economy.
Malta has shown remarkable resilience in the face of a major crisis in Europe, and its main challenge is to preserve this macroeconomic stability.
Whether you are new to family meetings or have one every year, these guidelines will help ensure your agenda runs smoothly and achieves the goals you have set.
With a little forethought and tact, challenging family issues can be resolved before they escalate into real problems.
A guide to running successful family meetings.
A discussion on the longer term trends in different investments and what history tells us about the likely future projections from investing in equities over the long term.