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Regional Head of Americas and Global Capital Markets Service Line Leader, James Maitland talks to GlobalCapital to discuss how the captial markets are reacting to the current period of distress...
On 30 June 2020, the Cayman Islands Ministry of Financial Services & Home Affairs issued an industry update to advise that following three rounds of industry consultation
Torkin Manes LLP
Ordinarily, if a person or corporation suffers pure economic harm, the remedy is a claim for breach of contract.
MLT Aikins LLP
As Saskatchewan municipalities and cities implement programs in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, such as deferring utility payments and payment of property taxes, these measures have...
This briefing provides a summary of a number of recent changes to laws and regulations which have been enacted in the Cayman Islands over the last quarter which impact, or will impact,...
Travers Thorp Alberga
Alternative Investment Funds Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Cayman Islands, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
The Monetary Authority (Administrative Fines) (Amendment) Regulations, 2020 (the Amendment) came into force in the Cayman Islands on 26 June 2020.
The Cayman Islands Government recently passed amendments to the Private Funds Law, 2020 and the Mutual Funds (Amendment) Law, 2020 to provide further clarity on the interpretation...
The Cayman Islands Private Funds Law, 2020 (the "Law") was enacted on 7 February 2020 and requires that certain closed ended funds should be registered with ...
Clients to consider revising the SRRI in their KIIDS/KID in light of market volatility caused by COVID 19 if they have not already done so.
Following our LIBOR updates published in March and May, the Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) has released a statement encouraging Guernsey firms to assess the impact...
King, Stubb & Kasiva
The lending of advances has always been one of the primary functions of the bank. However, it also involves risk because the bank as a lender has to suffer if the borrower defaults in payment of...
KS Legal & Associates
Special Purpose Vehicles a catchphrase during the financial crisis of 2008 has assumed centre stage as companies and financial institutions scramble for monies in a contracted economy in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
BIS proposes new rules for NPLs to plug gap in regulatory capital regime for securitisation.
In light of the liquidity challenges faced by many money market funds (MMF) during COVID 19, ESMA has issued a public statement providing its interpretation of the provision of external support by third parties under Article 35 of the MMF.
Ronan Daly Jermyn
In recent months business interruption cover has emerged as a bone of contention, particularly for business owners who felt that their insurance policy...
The Jersey Financial Services Commission ("JFSC") has implemented the Jersey Private Fund Guide Regime ("JPF") on 18 April 2017.
Issuers having securities admitted to trading on European Union Regulated Markets ("EU Regulated Markets") are reminded that annual financial reports for the financial years commencing on or after 1 January 2020 are to be prepared using the European Single Electronic Format
Camilleri Preziosi Advocates
On 10 June, 2020, the High-Level Forum (HLF) on the Capital Markets Union (CMU), an expert group set up by the European Commission composed of highly experienced industry executives.