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Bring on the Robot Revolution

The story of human development is a story of disruptive – and liberating -- innovation. More particularly it is a story of new tools....

Quarterly Review

Cayman’s bond rating ‘stable’ The Cayman Islands government’s debt rating has stayed the same and maintains a “stable” outlook going forward, according to Moody’s Investors...

Effort to repeal FATCA gains steam

When the United States passed the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) in 2010, it precipitated a shift in global tax enforcement. Enforcement efforts...

New year, new laws and new judgments

The first quarter of 2017 has been a busy one, both for the Cayman Islands Government and for the local judiciary. With the commencement...

US tax reform, border adjustment taxes, and international trade law

With the Republicans now in control of the U.S. Congress and the White House, tax reform is high on the agenda. One of the...

The United Kingdom targets offshore tax evasion “enablers”

Offshore tax evasion has received substantial scrutiny in recent years. The United Kingdom’s 2016 Finance Act empowers U.K. regulators to sanction lawyers, accountants, and...

A new era for the real estate industry

The digital age The digitalization of the real estate industry is happening just as quickly as in any other industry. Improvements in the transfer of...

Welcome to the VUCA world

In recent months, something new and structurally revolutionary has been brewing in the global financial markets. This new trend, traceable in its beginnings to...

Book Review: ‘The Money Problem: Rethinking Financial Regulation’ by Morgan Ricks

Morgan Ricks’s Money Problem is unusual in that it presents the creation of money by banks in simple but detailed terms that should be...

U.S. suspension of premium processing for H1-B visas creates opportunities to attract high-tech business...

The temporary suspension of premium processing of H-1B petitions With the recent uncertainty regarding the Trump administration’s current position on skilled immigrants, including the U.S....

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