Historically, the timing of the commencement of the voluntary liquidation of a Cayman Islands company was often driven primarily by the desire to avoid incurring the following year's annual...
With much of the world's population working remotely for extended periods, people have had to quickly sign up to digital tools and communications platforms often without fully understanding how ...
While there are many unusual challenges straining the global market under the weight of COVID-19, it seems some things never change in moments of economic downturn.
Our latest Regulatory updates for the Cayman Islands.
The COVID-19 pandemic has severely impacted the aviation industry. With many international borders closed, thousands of aircraft are currently grounded and, even when flying resumes, ...
Grand Cayman has always been a destination for day-trippers and snowbirds alike.
Remote Court hearings by video-link have now become common in the Cayman Islands, especially during Covid-19 lockdown. Alex Potts QC and Róisín Liddy-Murphy of Conyers discuss some of...
The Grand Court of the Cayman Islands recently handed down an important decision on the right of minority shareholders to object to an issue of shares which has the effect of diluting their position in a company.
The Cayman Islands Monetary Authority ("CIMA") has recently introduced rules for Cayman Islands regulated mutual funds and registered private funds.
The sponsors and operators of Cayman Islands mutual funds which benefited from the "15 investor exemption" under the Mutual Funds Law (as amended) (the "Mutual Funds Law")
Ogier has announced that Jeremy Snead has joined the Cayman Dispute Resolution team as partner. Jeremy will head Ogier's new European-based Cayman specialist disputes team...
Appleby has contributed to the Cayman Islands chapter of Chambers and Partners' inaugural "Blockchain 2020" guide
With Q2 shortly coming to a close it's almost time to think about summer holidays but, before powering down their computers and heading to the beach (or back garden!) lenders will want to keep...
In an application by Joint Official Liquidators for sanction of an agreement to sell the assets of a Company over the objections of creditors, the Court has confirmed the importance of establishing a clear...
The Cayman Islands beneficial ownership regime (the "BO Regime") will be reinforced by the introduction of an administrative fines regime (the "Fines Regime") with effect from 29 June 2020.
As companies across many sectors look to restructure company and group debt in the face of demand and supply shocks that have rocked the global economy, advisors will need to carefully...
As the global marketplace continues to evolve, many investors have shifted their focus from purely profit-driven investments to those which are sustainable...
On 4 June 2020, ESMA published a supervisory briefing aimed at promoting convergence on the supervision of costs in UCITS and AIFs across the EU.
An update on certain measures of particular relevance to the financial services industry adopted by the Cayman Islands Government in response to COVID-19.
Walkers is celebrating the fifth anniversary of Walkers Professional Services ("WPS"), which was launched in 2015.