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30 April 2021

Cayman Islands Financial Sanctions Regime

This advisory provides an overview of the Cayman Islands financial sanctions regime, which was updat...

26 April 2021

ADGM introduces Regulatory Framework requiring use of CSPs by SPVs

The Abu Dhabi Global Market (“ADGM”) has introduced a regulatory framework governing the appoint...

21 April 2021

Cayman Islands Insurance Regulatory Update

The Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (“CIMA”) has issued a new Regulatory Policy on Licensing f...

23 March 2021

Podcast: Middle East Investment Funds Trends

What trends are we seeing in the investment funds market in the Middle East?  ...

08 March 2021

Walkers Recognises Inspirational Women on International Women's Day

In celebration of International Women's Day, Walkers is recognising 12 women across its global offic...

04 March 2021

Update on the Cayman Islands and the FATF’s List of Jurisdictions Under Increased Monitoring

The second Plenary of the Financial Action Task Force (“FATF”) under the German Presidency took ...

19 February 2021

Walkers Tops Market Leading Rankings in Chambers Global Again

Walkers has maintained its strong position as the go-to offshore law firm in the 2021 Chambers and P...

29 January 2021

DITC Portal: Updates on AEOI and Economic Substance

The industry advisories dated 11 January 2021 and 22 January 2021 issued by the Department for Inter...

08 January 2021

(Global) Comparison of Companies - Cayman Islands, British Virgin Islands, Bermuda, Jersey, Guernsey and Ireland

The decision as to where to incorporate an offshore company can only be made based on the specific f...

16 December 2020

Termination of Mutual Funds on or Prior to 31 December 2020 and Extension of Audit Filings for Mutual Funds with Financial Year End 30 June 2020

Pursuant to the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority ("CIMA") notices issued on 14 December 2020 (found...