Cayman Islands: Equity Derivatives 2021

Partner Philip Paschalides and senior counsel Paul Osborne have teamed up with Lexology to provide their expert analysis in a quick reference guide on Cayman Islands equity derivatives issues.

Originally published in the sixth edition of Lexology Getting the Deal Through Equity Derivatives, the guide includes information on market structure; typical over-the-counter equity derivatives; borrowing, selling, and repurchasing shares; applicable laws and regulations for dealers and for eligible counterparties; securities registration issues; bankruptcy and insolvency risks and rules; reporting obligations; restricted periods and insider trading rules; tax issues; transaction liability regime; stock exchange filings; typical document types; legal opinions; hedging activities; regulatory authorities; clearing rules; collateral arrangements; territorial scope of regulations; registration and authorisation requirements for market participants; and recent trends.


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