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Archive for December 18th, 2014

Scott takes up advocacy job for finance sector

Scott takes up advocacy job for finance sector

| 18/12/2014 | 1 Comment

(CNS Business): Former Ernst and Young partner Jude Scott is the new Chief Executive Officer of Cayman Finance, the umbrella advocacy group for the local offshore sector. CF Chairman Ian Wight confirmed Scott’s appointment Thursday and said the organisation was fortunate to have such a well-respected member of the community take up this vital role […]

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Cayman releases V2 FATCA Guidance Notes

Cayman releases V2 FATCA Guidance Notes

| 18/12/2014 | 0 Comments

(CNS Business): Just days away from the 22 December deadline for many financial institutions to register with the US tax authorities to obtain their Global Intermediary Identification Number (GIIN) by 1 January 2015, the Cayman Islands Tax Information Authority has issued Version 2 of the FATCA Guidance Notes, which clarified some of the issues raised […]

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Reporters to get access to EU ownership register

Reporters to get access to EU ownership register

| 18/12/2014 | 0 Comments

(CNS Business): Investigative journalists and other concerned citizens with a “legitimate interest”, as well as law enforcement officials and legal authorities, will have access to the ultimate owners of companies listed in central registers in EU countries under a new agreement signed this week. The European Parliament and Council agreed on a draft EU anti-money […]

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