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By Sarah Demerling
The introduction of a new class of insurer in Bermuda, "Collateralised Insurers", is expected to be beneficial to both insurance-linked securities funds' and their investors, according to Sarah Demerling, Partner at law firm Walkers.
By Colette Wilkins, Andrew Gibson, Timothy Haynes, John O'Driscoll
Anthony Smellie QC has provided some welcome guidance concerning the basis on which sanction might be granted to liquidators to compromise a creditor claim when faced with a competing proprietary claim over the same assets.
By Walkers  
Update on Cayman Islands Legislative Amendments.
By Nicholas Blake-Knox, Jennifer Fox, Eimear Keane, Sarah Maguire
Following on from our July 2019 article on the Investment Limited Partnerships (Amendment) Bill 2019 (the "Bill") (link here), the Bill progressed to the next stage of the Irish legislative process
By Nicholas Blake-Knox, Niall Esler, Jennifer Fox, Eimear Keane, Sarah Maguire, Eoin O'Connor, Shane Martin
The Central Register of Beneficial Ownership of Companies and Industrial and Provident Societies (the "Central Register") launched on 29 July 2019.
By Kate Storey, Matt Sanders
Matt Sanders added that the growth in the number of funds also demonstrated confidence in the Guernsey model.
By Ciaran Bohnacker, Robert Dobbyn, Tom Cochrane
Robert Dobbyn is a partner specialising in private capital and trusts work in Walkers' Jersey team.
By Kevin Taylor, Benjamin McCosker, Nicole Tovey
Creditors should exercise caution when negotiating payment terms, asset transfers or securitisation transactions with companies which are in the zone of insolvency. Such transactions are vulnerable
By Kevin Taylor, Nicole Tovey, Benjamin McCosker
Creditors should exercise caution when negotiating payment terms, asset transfers or securitisation transactions with companies which are in the zone of insolvency.
By Louise Hall, Nigel Sanders, Daniel Read
Disability has now been a 'protected characteristic' under Jersey law for a year, and so we thought it would be helpful to review the law and consider the claims that we are starting to see.
By Nick Dunne, Andrew Gibson, Xia Li
In an unreported judgment of the Civil Division of the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands dated 26 August 2019, Mrs Justice Mangatal has provided some helpful clarification.
By Niall Esler, Eoin O'Connor, Shane Martin, Conor Daly, Bill Laffan
As further set out in our previous client briefings here and here the European Banking Authority ("EBA") Guidelines on outsourcing arrangements (the "Guidelines") come into effect on 30 September 2019
By Jonathan Betts, Sarah Demerling, Peter Dunlop, Andy Randall, Garry Ferguson, John Rogers
On 5 August 2019, the Insurance Amendment Act 2019 (the "Amendment Act") came into operation, amending the Insurance Act 1978.
By Rachel Rodgers, Jody Toner, Robert Upton
The Residential Tenancies Board ("RTB") (formerly PRTB) was established back in 2004 by the Residential Tenancies Act 2004. Since 2015 in particular
By Robert Dobbyn, Nigel Sanders
Many readers will have heard about the Z Trust litigation in Jersey, which has implications for trustees in the event that the trusts that they work with become insolvent.
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