17 Nov 2017
In this webcast, our panel of experts discusses why the vehicle was introduced and how it can be used, offering insight from both a legal and financial services perspective.
1 Nov 2017
The 2008 financial crisis resulted in a number of regulatory initiatives in the EU, the US and elsewhere with a focus on the identification of counterparties to certain financial transactions. While many regimes already mandate the use of a Legal Entity Identifier ("LEI"), a 20-digit alphanumeric code which uniquely identifies each legal entity that engages in a financial transaction regardless of their jurisdiction, others have more recently introduced requirements for various entities to be identified through an LEI.
30 Oct 2017
In a regulatory report released on 28 June, the FCA proposed a package of remedies designed to enhance fund governance in the UK asset management sector. This article discusses the new requirements and their implications.
24 Oct 2017
As year end approaches, it is time to start planning the liquidation of Cayman Islands entities that have reached the end of their life cycle to ensure that unnecessary fees are not incurred.
29 Sep 2017
The CLOser is the Maples group's industry newsletter for the global CLO market. The Maples Global CLO Team provides Cayman Islands and Irish legal advice and CLO issuer / co-issuer and fiduciary services in the Cayman Islands, Delaware, Dublin, London and the Netherlands.