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15 October 2020

Majority Ruling of UK Supreme Court Sheds Light on Questions Concerning Law of Arbitration Agreements

In arbitration proceedings, the question as to which law governs the arbitration agreement when the ...

06 October 2020

EU recognition of Cayman Islands tax cooperation and removal from Annex I list

The European Union (“EU”) has announced that the Cayman Islands has been removed from Annex I of...

06 October 2020

Walkers Welcomes Partner Shamar Ennis to the Hong Kong office

Walkers is pleased to announce the addition of Shamar Ennis as a partner in its Finance and Corporat...

01 October 2020

Cayman Islands: Update on Automatic Exchange of Information – New CRS Compliance Form

As mentioned in our previous advisory, the DITC has provided the industry with the advance release o...

29 September 2020

A Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Review | Part 5: Relations with CIMA and Investors

A review of Cayman Islands hedge fund corporate governance and best practice, including in times of ...

23 September 2020

A Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Review | Part 4: Distressed Situations

A review of Cayman Islands hedge fund corporate governance and best practice, including in times of ...

17 September 2020

A Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Review | Part 3: Market Turbulence and Potential Distress

A review of Cayman Islands hedge fund corporate governance and best practice, including in times of ...

15 September 2020

A Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Review | Part 2: Launch / Business as Usual

A review of Cayman Islands hedge fund corporate governance and best practice, including in times of ...

09 September 2020

A Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Review | Part 1: CIMA's Statement of Guidance – Corporate Governance

A review of Cayman Islands hedge fund corporate governance and best practice, including in times of ...

28 August 2020

Walkers Professional Services Welcomes Daniel Booth to Lead its Asia Pacific Operations

Walkers is pleased to announce that Daniel Booth has joined the firm as Senior Vice President to lea...