Challenges for the captive industry in 2016

There are three, at least, major threats/opportunities for captives as we enter a new year. These immediate three are 1) changing state regulations, 2)...

Cayman Finance

  For more information contact:Cayman Financec/o Tower Marketing494 Shedden RoadGrand CaymanCayman IslandsT: +1 (345) 623 6700E: [email protected] W: www.caymanfinance.kyBack to Main Story:The US election...

Hedge Funds Care – shining a bright light into dark corners

The stories are difficult to hear and impossible to comprehend. Pre-pubescent girls are forced to provide ‘favours’ for male visitors to their homes in return for drugs or are left alone for days at a time to fend for themselves while drug-addicted parents party. Three minors were all impregnated by the same adult male. The girls were expelled from school because of their ‘condition’. A child from a loving home is sexually molested and beaten by a group of older boys at his school.

CIFSA: The road ahead

As the Cayman Islands Financial Services Association (CIFSA) celebrates its 5th anniversary as the central voice of the financial services sector in the Cayman Islands, it is only appropriate that we examine the work being performed by this association that represents such an important part of the Islands’ economy and discuss their vision for the future of the industry here.

CIFSA update

Sidebar Information: CIFSA The past few months have been the most active and intense period in the Association’s five year history. As the attacks on our...

The Directors’ Education and Accreditation Programme

The Directors’ Education and Accreditation Programme was focused on the following areas:

CIFSA: Economic Impact Study – Putting a hard number to it

While it is generally accepted among the population that financial services are a significant part of the Islands’ economy, it has always been difficult for most people, even industry executives, to explain just how large the impact is and exactly what benefits the islands receive from hosting the industry. Then, the various stakeholders and special interest groups will have some firm numbers on which to guide their discussions and plans for the future.

Onshore’s Greatest Hits – Pressure on OFCs Nothing New

Back to story > Why fiction is clouding fact: Efforts taken by offshore centres to tackle financial crimeThe assault on offshore financial centres isn’t...

The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners: Cayman Islands stepping forward

Since its establishment in 1997, the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners Cayman Islands, otherwise known as STEP Cayman Islands, has been one of the most active private sector associations in the jurisdiction.

Why the current investment climate favors Cayman captives

The sun shines on the Cayman Islands – that’s a given. But it also shines on Cayman’s captive insurance industry, despite record global yields....

Forging ahead: AIMA addresses the times

As the newly elected Alternative Investment Management Association Cayman executive council gathered for their first meeting and a discussion on the state of current issues ensued, it quickly became apparent that the group had its work cut out.

About CICA

Back to Main Story: The Age of Compliance  CICA’s key objectives remain the same since inception:Provide members with information and assistance to implement and maintain...

About IMAC

Back to Main Story: Growth with purpose Canada TIEA establishes a new era for Cayman captives  The Insurance Managers Association of CaymanThe Insurance Managers Association of Cayman...

The Cayman Islands Directors Association Guiding the way

Sidebar Information: The Cayman Islands Directors Association During the period 2000 to 2008 the number of alternative investment funds registering in the Cayman Islands increased dramatically.This...
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