Independent directors – governance trends

Independent directors have become synonymous with offshore investment funds, in particular, hedge funds, in a trend driven squarely by investors looking for greater oversight...

The increasing ‘publicness’ of private funds: Where do we go from here?

Although the Dodd–Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 (“Dodd-Frank Act”) was passed over five years ago, regulators are still untangling...

The external and internal impact of mutual fund scandals

Financial misconduct or fraud has consequences for both the firm and its customers. In other words, the manager of a firm alleged to have...

Conference Review – Cayman and compliance: light at the end of the tunnel?

Review of the Caribbean Regional Compliance Association Conference held 10-11 November 2008 at the Hyatt Regency Port of Spain in Trinidad.While it’s in some views a true Caribbean success story, an offshore darling that’s skyrocketed to a prominent position in global banking, the Cayman Islands still bears a weighty albatross on its shoulders.

Conference Review: Cayman Captive Forum 2008 Highlights

The agenda provided diverse, entertaining and educational sessions. Key note speakers Mr. James Bradley (author of “Flags or Our Fathers” a bestseller and a 2007 motion picture directed by Clint Eastwood, and son of John Bradley, one of the six boys who raised the American Flag on Iwo Jima in one of the most reproduced photographs in history) and Mr. Robert Stutman (former special agent with the US Drug Enforcement Administration)

Conference Reviews & Information

The Cayman Financial Review sponsors various Cayman related financial industry sector Conferences. The Cayman Financial Review will regularly review these and other conferences and provide in depth conference information on recent and pending conferences.