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18 Dec 2017
Leading international law firm, Maples and Calder ("Maples") has retained its position as number one legal adviser to Irish-serviced funds for the fifth consecutive year by the Monterey Insight Report 2017.
13 Dec 2017
Recently passed legislation has made some important revisions to the Cayman Islands beneficial ownership register regime that first came into force on 1 July 2017.
6 Dec 2017
Leading international law firm, Maples and Calder has announced that it has extended its Irish network to London, in a move that will see three key partners providing Irish transaction advice to UK-based clients.
5 Dec 2017
As clients will be aware, the Cayman Islands and the British Virgin Islands have legislation in place which brought the OECD's Common Reporting Standard into law with effect from 1 January 2016. This update includes notable information for clients with entities operating in either the Cayman Islands or British Virgin Islands and which constitute Reporting Financial Institutions for CRS purposes.
30 Nov 2017
Building on what is now a consistent theme in Cayman Islands law; the Privy Council's decision in DD Growth has further reinforced the serious challenges faced by liquidators of investment funds looking to clawback redemption payments from third party redeemers.
Importantly, the Privy Council has held that redemption payments made by an investment fund in breach of the applicable statutory provisions are not automatically void or repayable.