25. Feb 2020
AMS Financial Group appoints Head of Growth
AMS recognizes that our industry is in transformation. After a decade of global regulatory reforms defined by the financial crisis and various scandals, the regulatory environment is changing profoundly. In order to continuously adapt and respond to these trends effectively, we are very pleased to announce that Jeroen van Zanten has joined AMS Financial Group as Head of Growth.
20. Jan 2020
BVI Private Investment Fund Update
The BVI Financial Services Commission ("FSC") recently announced and introduced amendments to the Securities and Investment Business Act (the “SIBA Amendment Act”), bringing private investment funds (traditionally known as closed-ended funds) under regulatory supervision. The amendments came into force on 31st December 2019.
27. Nov 2019
Inside the approved manager regime in BVI
Since the Approved Manager Regulations were implemented in the BVI in 2012, smaller managers seeking a more simplified approval process and lighter touch regulatory framework compared to the Securities and Investment Business Act (‘SIBA’) have really benefited.
01. Nov 2019
Update on recent legislative changes in the Cayman Islands
During 2019 the Cayman Islands has made a tremendous push to become internationally compliant with numerous laws in Cayman being amended and/or enacted to give effect to such changes. We have highlighted some of the important changes taking place in the Cayman Islands.
27. Sep 2019
BVI Economic Substance Update
BVI Finance recently provided an update in relation to the current positon in relation to the Economic Substance Legislation. The key points to come out of the update, in summary, are as follows