Investment Funds : Advisory

04 October 2022

Ireland Update: Updates on SFDR Level 2

On 4 October 2022, the Central Bank of Ireland published a notice of intention with process clarific...

04 October 2022

Guernsey Withdraws Covid-19 Economic Substance Guidance

IntroductionThe States of Guernsey’s Revenue Service is withdrawing the temporary guidance that it...

21 September 2022

Guernsey’s New Consumer Lending Rules

Introduction This briefing is the second in a series of briefings by Walkers’ on the Lending, Cre...

21 September 2022

SEAR and the Individual Accountability Landscape: The Central Bank (Individual Accountability Framework) Bill 2022

The Central Bank (Individual Accountability Framework) Bill 2022 (the “IAF Bill“) was published ...

14 September 2022

BVI Business Companies (Amendment) Act 2022 - Summary of Key Changes

BVI Business Companies (Amendment) Act revisions effective 1 January 2023 The BVI Business Companies...

07 September 2022

Updated Procedures for De-Registration of Cayman Islands Mutual Funds and Private Funds

On 17 August 2022, the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (“CIMA”) published a set of new regulat...

10 August 2022

Central Bank Publishes Outsourcing Register - Submission Requirements

The Central Bank of Ireland has published guidance notes and submission templates on the new outsour...

19 July 2022

Guernsey Approves New Virtual Asset Service Provider & Consumer Lending Law

IntroductionThe States of Guernsey has approved the Lending, Credit and Finance (Bailiwick of Guerns...

12 July 2022

Grand Court warns investment managers that indemnity costs will loom large should they contest the identity of official liquidators in solvent liquidations

OverviewIn a recent decision of the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands (the "Court") concerning a sup...

08 July 2022

Updates to the Central Bank's Pre-Submission Process

On 1 July 2022, the Central Bank provided an update relating to the pre-submission process it has in...