Since the announcement of its fintech strategy in November 2017, the Bermuda government has positioned Bermuda as a market-leading jurisdiction with respect to fintech...
British Virgin Islands
The reason given by WKY and WKC for the Conversion was, among other things, that it was required for financing purposes.
The government of the British Virgin Islands (BVI) and the BVI Financial Services Commission (FSC) – the principal financial services regulator...
We are big supporters of keep the sea plastic-free, and we are donating US$10,000 to an incredible feat for an incredible cause.
In this Q&A, investment funds partner Joanne Huckle, who was recently a guest speaker at GAIM Ops 2022 in the Cayman Islands, discusses different structuring models for private equity firms...
Guernsey's position as Europe's leading captive insurance domicile has made the jurisdiction renowned for insurance activity...
Herbert Smith Freehills
On 12 May 2022, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data issued the new Guidance on Recommended Model Contractual Clauses for Cross-border Transfer of Personal Data, which includes two new sets of Recommended Model Contractual Clauses.
Hong Kong is one of the few jurisdictions to set out a statutory basis for privacy and confidentiality in arbitration.
According to the Hong Kong Census and Statistics Department , in 2019, 35% of marriages in Hong Kong were remarriages. The pandemic also brought a spike in divorce rates as couples' marriage soured.
The Companies (Corporate Enforcement Authority) Act 2021 ("the Act") was signed into law on 22 December 2021 and is currently awaiting commencement by Ministerial Order.
ESMA has published a public statement outlining appropriate action that can be taken by Impacted Funds experiencing valuation issues as a result of the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
In Tolan v McLaughlin & Greaney Insurances Limited T/A Future & Zurich Insurance PLC,  IECA 27, the Court of Appeal upheld the decision of the High Court dismissing the plaintiff's claim against, Future, his insurance brokers, and Zurich Insurance plc.
What is a letter of wishes, what are the benefits of having one, and why should they be kept updated? Global Head of Private Clients, Nick Cawley explains.
This is the third of a series of three articles, each dealing with topics to be considered when buying, selling and/or restructuring businesses that have premises and/or people in Jersey to help clients...
ELVINGER HOSS PRUSSEN, société anonyme
The Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation ("SFDR"), i.e. the Regulation (EU) 2019/2088 on sustainability‐related disclosures in the financial services sector together with
Over the past years, the financial services industry has changed, but instead of solely looking backwards at our progress, we are shifting our attention to five trends and developments that will shape the future of financial services in Malta and beyond.
AXIS Fiduciary Ltd
As stipulated in the Mauritius National Budget 2021-2022, registration with the Economic Development Board ("EDB") is mandatory to benefit from the incentives and schemes introduced by the Government.
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan
Only a small sliver of the Philippine population, less than 2%, avails itself of insurance. This is one of the lowest rates in Asia.
United Arab Emirates
The Sovereign Group
Sovereign Group, the leading independent global provider of corporate, private client and retirement planning services, is delighted to announce the acquisition of PRO Partner Group (PPG),...
With a sharp global increase in energy costs, localised inflation at record highs and interest rates trying to offer some counterbalance to the soaring costs of living driven by the...