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  • Cayman Islands Company Formation – Q&A

    Cayman Islands Company Formation – Q&A

    Industry research suggests that China will soon rank first in the world as a source of new offshore incorporations. Traditionally, which regions of the world has your jurisdiction been most popular for? What types of business activity is most suitable for incorporating in the Cayman Islands? The demand for incorporation

  • Advantages of BVI Companies

    Advantages of BVI Companies

    The British Virgin Islands International Business Companies (BVI IBC) have provided an excellent opportunity for structuring offshore investment and finance transactions ever since the introduction of the BVI International Business Companies Ordinance in 1984. A BVI IBC is a discrete business entity that is exempted from tax regulations, ideal for

  • Voluntary Winding up of a Cayman Islands Company

    Voluntary Winding up of a Cayman Islands Company

    A Cayman Islands company can be dissolved by the appointment of a liquidator or it can be dissolved without such appointment if the company is struck off the register as a result of an application to the Registrar of Companies for the purpose. Voluntary liquidation In circumstances where the company

  • The Advantages of Using Cayman Islands Companies

    The Cayman Islands exempted company (including the segregated portfolio company) is the corporate vehicle of choice among international investment fund managers and investors. The popularity of the exempted company is principally as a result of the Cayman Islands being rightly recognized as a stable jurisdiction for structuring international investments owing