British Virgin Islands
In our latest 'On the Sofa' podcast, Head of our BVI Dispute Resolution team, David Harby is joined by Kristina Kicks of Interpath and Mark Pearce of Gately Plc to discuss all things crypto...
Vrikis & Kouppi LLC
As of the 15 October 2021 the Cyprus government presented its Action Plan for attracting companies to operate or expand their activities in Cyprus, in an attempt to make the island a Sustainable...
We Talk Banking & Finance is the new bi-weekly podcast from Walkers in which lawyers from our international banking team discuss the latest themes and trends in offshore finance with industry experts.
Guernsey Law allows for limited partnerships to change their place of registration and corporate existence without having to create a new limited partnership.
Guernsey has approved its first cryptocurrency fund after its regulator, the Guernsey Financial Services Commission, authorised Jacobi Asset Management to launch the world's first Tier 1 Bitcoin exchange-traded fund.
"Where should the dispute be determined?" – this is a question which has a significant impact on each and every step in resolving a dispute but is often overlooked.
Winston & Strawn LLP
As the largest fund management hubs in Asia, Hong Kong has taken steps to reform the investment funds regime by introducing new structures and incentive schemes...
This briefing has been produced for structured finance advisors and arrangers using Jersey incorporated companies which issue debt securities.
The Income Tax (Substance Requirements) (Implementation) Regulations, 2021 came into effect in Guernsey on 30 June 2021 and The Taxation (Partnerships – Economic Substance) (Jersey) Law 2021 came...
ELVINGER HOSS PRUSSEN, société anonyme
On 14 October 2021, the CSSF published its new CSSF Circular 21/785 with regard to replacing the prior authorisation obligation with a prior notification obligation in the case of material IT outsourcing, ...
For the past two decades, the law of 22 March 2004 on securitisation, as amended has made Luxembourg one of the primary global jurisdictions for the setting up of securitisation transactions, with (as of end of March 2021) 1,370 active vehicles ...
Although special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs) are not a new phenomenon, SPAC activity in the European Union has increased significantly since the beginning of this year.
While certain cross-border transactions were adversely affected by the pandemic (notably due to the disruption caused to industries such as aviation, hospitality, healthcare and retail)...
The Justice Reform (Civil Procedure) Act of 2021, which came into force on the 18th of June 2021, amends the procedure regulating appeals under the Code of Organisation and Civil Procedure.
Camilleri Preziosi Advocates
On the 18th October 2021, the FIAU issued the revised version of the Implementing Procedures Part I, which finalizes the consultation document released back in March 2021.
During Malta's Financial Budget 2022, Finance Minister, Clyde Caruana has publicized a new directive targeting third-country nationals who would like to embark on the start-up of their business in Malta.
Turks and Caicos Islands
Griffiths & Partners
@G&P Group's David Cadman analysis of the very recent Turks and Caicos Limitation Ordinance, which came into force on October 12th 2021.
Invest Turks And Caicos
The months of September and October were busy for Invest Turks and Caicos (Invest TCI), who promoted the Turks and Caicos Islands to international audiences at the Lodging Conference...
2021 is seeing the phasing out of the long established London inter-bank offer rate (LIBOR), with global regulators reiterating that market participants cannot rely on LIBOR being published beyond 31 December.
As we move into Q4, 2021 continues to be one of our busiest years for our dispute resolution teams. They are involved in a broad range of large, high value and complex cases, involving numerous areas of work.