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Hedge Funds: The Role Of Directors In The Life Cycle Of A Fund

Hedge Funds: The Role Of Directors In The Life Cycle Of A Fund
(Originally published on www.Mondaq.com 13 Feb 2013) The board of directors play a central role in any offshore hedge fund.   At every stage of the life cycle of a hedge fund the directors need certain critical information and documents in order to […]

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AIFMD Update (June 2013)

The Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (CIMA) have agreed to sign a Memoranda of Understanding with member organisations of the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA).  This MOU is in compliance with the Alternative Investment Funds Management Directive (AIFMD), which will require that certain conditions be met before non-EU countries such as the Cayman Islands […]

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The Directors Registration and Licensing Law, 2014

The Directors Registration and Licensing Law 2014 (the “Directors Law”) – is now in force from 4 June 2014

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The Directors Registration and Licensing Law 2014 came into force on 4 June 2014.  It requires the registration of all directors of mutual funds that are registered with the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (CIMA) and the […]

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AIFMD and the Cayman Islands update | 25 March 2013

AIFMD and the Cayman Islands update | 25 March 2013

Cayman Islands Financial Services Press Release For immediate release

Date: Monday, 25 March 2013 Contact: Angela Piercy, Head of Communications and Public Affairs  Email | direct line: angela.piercy@gov.ky │ 345-244-2266

George Town, Grand Cayman – To facilitate the marketing of Cayman hedge funds in the European Union, […]

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Weavering Case October 2012

Weavering Case
By Victor Murray

Following the Weavering decision what should a Cayman Islands fund expect from their directors?

Although it is true to say that the Weavering case (Weavering Macro Fixed Income Fund 26 August 2011) did not create any new law, it does provide some insight as to the basic minimum standards that should be […]

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