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07 December 2020

Update for all Regulated Mutual Funds - Segregation of Assets

In exercise of its authority under the Monetary Authority Law (as amended) (the “Monetary Authorit...

07 December 2020

Update for all Regulated Mutual Funds - Calculation of Asset Values

Funds registered under the Mutual Funds Law (as amended) (the “Mutual Funds Law”) are obliged to...

07 December 2020

Update for all Registered Private Funds - Segregation of Assets

Funds registered under the Private Funds Law (as amended) (the “Private Funds Law”) are obliged ...

01 December 2020

Walkers Fundamentals White Paper 2020 – Regional Update: Asia

Welcome to Walkers’ 2020 Fundamentals White Paper Series, in which we discuss certain trends ident...

27 November 2020

Walkers Insolvency & Dispute Resolution Practice Retains Top 20 Ranking in The GRR 30 2020

Walkers' Global Insolvency & Dispute Resolution Group has once again been ranked inside the top 20 o...

26 November 2020

We're coming home: Grand Court Confirms the Primacy of Insolvency Proceedings in a Cayman Company's Home Jurisdiction

In a recent decision of the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands (the “Grand Court”) in the matter ...

19 November 2020

Revisiting the “Old Chestnut”: The Inherent Discretion to Confirm the Powers of Controllers Appointed Under Section 24 of the Insurance Law

On 29 September 2020, Chief Justice Smellie QC handed down his judgment in the Matter of Premier&nbs...

12 November 2020

The Legal 500 Country Comparative Guides 2020 - Cayman Islands: International Arbitration

In the 2020 issue of the Legal 500 Country Comparative Guide - Cayman Islands: International Arbitra...

10 November 2020

(Cayman) Off-Balance Sheet Financing

This memorandum examines the use of Cayman Islands off-balance sheet financing structures. There are...

02 November 2020

(Cayman) Statutory Mergers - Loan Financing

Privatisations by way of a Cayman Islands statutory merger are often financed by secured loans from ...