Barbados' status as a compliant, reputable and transparent global financial centre was recently validated by the European Union.
Kennedys Law LLP
The arrival of new entrants to the ILS market has demonstrated continued investor confidence in Bermuda as a domicile.
British Virgin Islands
A recent decision in the British Virgin Islands ("BVI"), BVIHC (Com) 0032 of 2018, is notable as being the first case of which we are aware where the BVI Court
Partner Anthony Partridge recently spoke at the STEP Cayman conference on effectively managing relationships with settlors. One of the recurring points of discussion
DeHeng Law Offices
In recent months there has been a growing trend for companies located in offshore financial centres to migrate to other offshore financial centres.
Welcome to the latest edition of our Asset Management and Investment Funds Legal and Regulatory Update.
Changes in the Irish Asset Management Landscape.
Isle of Man
Greg Jones considers the fate which may await the UK's super rich following this week's UK General Election…
It is clear that a well drafted and properly administered trust can be an effective asset protection vehicle in the context of divorce. Broadly the test now applied by the Family Division of...
With fewer than one third of family businesses surviving the transition between generations; Richard Prosser, Group Director and Trusts Service Line Lead looks at what advisers can do to...
Many trust disputes are not about what a trustee may or may not have done but about who should or shouldn't be the trustee. A common situation is where one member of a family has the power...
With last year marking the tenth anniversary of the introduction of Jersey foundations into Jersey law, Grant Barbour, Managing Director - Private Client presents the final part of his series...
Shook Lin & Bok
Fund/Asset or wealth management specialists who are serious and passionate about their profession want to thrive in an environment where the laws and regulations are clear, business friendly and progressive.
Clyde & Co
Tanzania recently released the Natural Wealth and Resources Regulations. In this article
The Law on Pledges Over Movable Property in Commercial Transactions No. 6750 ("Law No. 6750") has been published in the Official Gazette No. 29871 dated October 28, 2016
Herbert Smith Freehills
The FCA this week published two template ‘Dear CEO' letters, one to asset managers and one to alternative investment firms
Smith Gambrell & Russell LLP
In an earlier article we posted entitled "What's in a Name? (Part 1)," we set forth the various possible ways that assets can be titled. Titling controls how an asset that you...
Proskauer Rose LLP
February 2020 Interest Rates for GRATs, Sales to Defective Grantor Trusts, Intra-Family Loans and Split-Interest Charitable Trusts
Ropes & Gray LLP
On January 10, 2020, the SEC's Division of Trading and Markets posted on its public website "Frequently Asked Questions on Regulation Best Interest" (the "FAQs").