Cayman’s prestigious ‘red ensign’: The flag flown ’round the world

One of the oldest organisations in these islands is the Cayman Islands Shipping Registry (CISR), established in the port of George Town in 1903. Through an aggressive programme of expansion, coupled with an international pool of skilled professionals who are backed by a state-of-the-art 24/7 technology platform, the Cayman Registry has grown to become the world’s ...

Cayman Islands constitutional reform: A time for rebirth amidst the perfect financial storm?

Emerging as one of the leaders in the global financial offshore industry was no accident for the Cayman Islands. In fact, such good fortune was crafted from a very strategic union between private sector innovators and public sector movers and shakers at a time when all the Cayman Islands needed was an opportunity to grow.

Cayman Islands Stock Exchange

Read the article in the Cayman Financial Review Magazine The Cayman Islands Stock Exchange (CSX) has steadily risen as a specialist exchange since its launch...
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Are your Islamic bonds shariah compliant? Will they be tomorrow?

In the evolving world of Islamic finance, investors need to be especially cautious, as techniques for restructuring distressed debt can be just as surprising...

Agencies & Associations

Government Agencies / Authorities including: Attorney General Auditor General Cayman Islands Department of Tourism Cayman Islands Immigration Cayman Islands Investment Bureau Cayman Islands Monetary Authority >> See related article: CIMA’s role...
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Chapter 11 claims trading: New empirical evidence on how to win plans and influence...

The influence, for good or ill, of hedge funds and other claims traders on the modern Chapter 11 plan process has been the subject...
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A game changer for pension relief

For companies with large work forces, the growing burdens of retirement pensions pose even greater existential threats than economic volatility. Reorganization in insolvency proceedings...
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We are all financial institutions: Definitional sleight of hand in bankruptcy

The U.S. Supreme Court dealt leveraged buyouts and other stock sellers a blow when it held the safe harbor preventing recovery of securities settlement...

QuadrigaCX – Blockchain and Bankruptcy

In this article, we try to draw some lessons from the collapse of QuadrigaCX to help develop a more robust Blockchain industry in the...

What’s next for the special economic zones?

Viewed from a distance, Earth is teeming with trouble. Trust in government is heading toward an abyss, as people worldwide respond with disgust to increasingly visible corruption and favour-giving.

 

Primary player in all things financial

Back to story > Chamber on a global missionThe first chamber of commerce was established in Marseilles, France more than 400 years ago. Pirates...

A venture investor’s guide to the advantages and dangers of ABCs versus bankruptcy

One of the unhappy duties of a venture investor is to wind down a portfolio company that has failed. The available options for this...

Stimulating investment in the Cayman Islands

As a world-leading tourism destination and one of the top international financial centres in the world, the Cayman Islands offers many benefits to potential...
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Cram-up, take two: Efficient markets and forced-refinance interest rates

Yet another crucial distinction between New York and Delaware restructuring practice has emerged from the latest stage of the Momentive (MPM Silicones) case. The...

Regulatory excellence – Civil Aviation Authority of the Cayman Islands

The aviation industry has played a significant role in our islands’ development and will always be viewed as a major infrastructural component supporting our financial and tourism industries.

Strong performance for Cayman regulated funds in 2007

As many of the G7 countries and international standard setters echo the need for greater transparency in the hedge funds industry, the Cayman Islands...

Submerged dangers in the safe harbor for securities settlement payments

For those still wondering if the outcome of a court case can depend entirely on the specific court adjudicating that case, a recent ruling...

The SEZ experience

The number of zones worldwide has grown into the thousands over the last few decades. Their features change with the times. Still, after more than a half century of experience with special economic zones, their efficacy is disputed and inherently hard to assess.

 

Delaware’s double standard for defending IP rights and devaluing debtors

What is the value of the intellectual property rights of your potential distressed investment target?  If a U.S. bankruptcy is a possibility for this...
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Preventing corporate borrowers from filing for bankruptcy: Location, location, location

Given the potential of an insolvency filing to shift power away from creditors and to distressed debtors, debt investors have long sought ways to...
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