Private Capital & Trusts : Advisory

17 March 2021

Major Updates to the BVI's Trusts and Probate Laws

Bills to bring in significant amendments to the BVI's trusts and probate legislation were gazetted o...

19 November 2020

Central Bank of Ireland Publishes Findings from its Fitness and Probity Thematic Inspections

On 17 November 2020, the Central Bank of Ireland (the "Central Bank") published an industry letter t...

30 October 2020

Commencement of Cayman Islands Virtual Asset (Service Providers) Law, 2020

The Cayman Islands government has now issued a commencement order for the Virtual Asset (Service Pro...

27 October 2020

Guernsey Data Trusts

A Guernsey trust can be used to hold any types of assets, wherever situated, including intellectual ...

23 October 2020

Arpettaz - Factors for Consideration in Applications for Beddoe Relief

The Royal Court of Jersey has recently provided fresh and useful guidance in relation to seeking app...

06 October 2020

EU recognition of Cayman Islands tax cooperation and removal from Annex I list

The European Union (“EU”) has announced that the Cayman Islands has been removed from Annex I of...

05 October 2020

Challenges for Family Offices – and Five Reasons to Consider a Restructure

Uncertain times produce challenges for wealth managers and structures, and the last few months have ...

30 July 2020

Jersey Foundations - New Reporting Requirements

A significant change to the Foundations (Jersey) Law 2009 is expected to take effect on 1 December, ...

16 July 2020

Looking to Strong Foundations for Asset Protection and Succession Planning in Challenging Times

It is hard to discern trends in markets at a time of turbulence and uncertainty, however, we have se...

18 June 2020

Directors - How to Avoid Personal Liability in Times of Financial Difficulty

Economic downturns typically give rise to increased insolvency proceedings and stakeholder-driven li...