‘Asset protection' is a term for a broad range of planning activities to reduce the risk exposure for business owners.
Bermuda has a long and rich history as a financial center, supporting both the asset management and insurance industries.
In this article written for the AIMA Journal, Sarah Demerling, Walkers Partner and Chair...
British Virgin Islands
In high-value divorce litigation, certain matrimonial assets held in offshore vehicles and structures are commonly unaccounted for.
Many families have been facing a new kind of financial reality. From loss of income, to changing the way we work, to thinking about priorities, the conversation about money is changing.
O'Sullivan Estate Lawyers LLP
As people are living longer, often well into their nineties, the way wealth is transferred to the next generation is starting to shift.
There is an old saying, attributed to the French Philosopher Voltaire, that 'doubt is not a pleasant condition but certainty is an absurd one'.
In an application by Joint Official Liquidators for sanction of an agreement to sell the assets of a Company over the objections of creditors, the Court has confirmed the importance of establishing a clear...
As the global marketplace continues to evolve, many investors have shifted their focus from purely profit-driven investments to those which are sustainable...
On 14 February 2020, the Chief Justice of the Cayman Islands, the Honourable Anthony Smellie QC (CJ), delivered written reasons in the matter of AA v BB & Colin Shaw (amicus curiae)1.
Ogier appeared in the first successful personal representative removal application in the Cayman Islands. In a highly contested hearing which stretched over four days, and included a last minute...
King & Wood Mallesons
Nearly 21 years after China established the big four national asset management companies (AMCs) to acquire, manage and dispose of non-performing loans (NPLs)
N. Xenofontos LLC
A trust is a fiduciary relationship in which one party, known as a settlor (or trustor or grantor in the U.S.), gives another party, the trustee, the right to hold title to property or assets...
Tara O'Reilly, Partner and co-head of the Asset Management and Investment Funds Group was a guest on the third episode of ETF Stream's "ETF Ecosystem Unwrapped Series".
Much about the way business is done has changed since the budget a few months ago, and it would be easy to overlook the structural changes announced.
There is a role for private capital to finance the sustainability agenda but there is still plenty of work to be done, our panellists agreed in the second webinar of Guernsey Sustainable Finance Week.
Vaish Associates Advocates
At the time of enactment, the new law was stated to come into force on the 1st day of April 2016, which was subsequently antedated to 1st July, 2015.
Welcome to the May edition of our Asset Management and Investment Funds Legal and Regulatory Update.
The European Banking Authority ("EBA") Guidelines on ICT and security risk management (the "Guidelines") set out detailed requirements regarding the information and communication technology ("ICT")...
Over the past 30 years Ireland has attracted over 1,000 asset managers from over 50 countries. These asset managers manage over 14,000 funds with assets under management approaching Euro 6 trillion.
Disclosure to investors is a key cornerstone of the SDFR with a clear distinction being drawn between the information to be provided to investors of "ESG funds" and to investors in non-ESG funds.