Private Capital & Trusts : Advisory

11 October 2021

Definitions of “Benefit” - Jersey’s Royal Court offers Useful Guidance on Trusts and Non-Financial Benefits

The Royal Court of Jersey has recently provided helpful guidance in relation to what it means to pro...

15 July 2021

Major Amendments to BVI's Trusts Laws

The Trustee (Amendment) Act, 2021 came into force on 9 July 2021 introducing a range of important ne...

12 May 2021

Guernsey Update: New Plans for Bringing Partnerships in Scope of Economic Substance Rules

The States of Guernsey’s Revenue Service has issued further details of the proposals to bring part...

05 May 2021

The Duties and Roles of Jersey and Guernsey Trustees During Divorce Proceedings

It has been widely reported that the stresses and pressures of the global pandemic have led to an in...

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) Act, 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...