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21 Jun 2017

The Hedge Fund Journal, in association with Ernst & Young, released the 2017 list of 50 Leading Women in Hedge Funds on Tuesday, 6 June at an industry reception in London. Among the impressive list of influential women was Maples and Calder partner, Tatziana Paraguacuto-Maheo, the second lawyer at the firm to ever receive this prestigious recognition which is based upon nominations from her peers in the industry.

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20 Jun 2017

Under recently passed legislation, certain BVI companies will be required to identify and collect details of the individuals who ultimately own or control 25% or more of the shares or voting rights or who otherwise exercise control over the management of the company, together with details of certain intermediate holding companies through which such interests are held (the "Regime"). Each BVI company that falls within the Regime's ambit (an "In-Scope Entity") will be required to provide these details to its registered agent, with an ongoing requirement to keep the details up to date. This update provides a general overview of the Regime and summarises the obligations and actions that In-Scope Entities need to take to comply with the Regime.

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19 Jun 2017

Most of the provisions of the Companies (Accounting) Act 2017 (the "Act") came into effect on 9 June 2017.

This update focuses on one particular element of the Act that may have significant implications for sponsors of Irish investment funds (both UCITS and AIFs).

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16 Jun 2017

In this Q&A, Richard May and Heidi de Vries focus on practical cross-border insight into alternative investment funds work. Their British Virgin Islands contribution formed part of the fifth edition of the Alternative Investment Funds Guide, published in June 2017 and covered law in 25 jurisdictions.

This article first appeared in the 2017 edition of The International Comparative Legal Guide: Alternative Investment Funds; published by Global Legal Group, Ltd.

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16 Jun 2017

In this Q&A, Grant Dixon and Andrew Keast focused on practical cross-border insight into alternative investment funds work. Their Cayman Islands contribution formed part of the fifth edition of the Alternative Investment Funds Guide, published in June 2017 and covering law in 25 jurisdictions.

This article appeared in the 2017 edition of The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Alternative Investment Funds; published by Global Legal Group Ltd, London.

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