16 Mar 2018
As annual invoices are being generated for those BVI companies that are registered in the first half of the year, it is time to start planning the liquidation of those entities that have reached the end of their life cycle, to ensure that unnecessary fees are not incurred.
In order to prevent the expense of annual 2018 government registration fees, an appointed voluntary liquidator will be required to file the final notice for a company on or before 31 May 2018. In order to meet this deadline, we recommend that the voluntary liquidation commence prior to 30 April 2018.
1 Mar 2018
Today’s increasingly data-driven world and rapidly evolving business and technology landscape has necessitated an update to the regulatory environment in the EU. The General Data Protection Regulation, which comes into effect on 25 May 2018, intends to strengthen and unify data protection for all individuals within the EU. Maples Fiduciary recognises the challenges that this presents to the UK securitisations market and remains committed to partnering with our clients and legal advisers to ensure preparedness as the effective date approaches.
23 Feb 2018
Maples Fiduciary has announced the appointment of Guy Dominy as Director, Business Development in North America.
20 Feb 2018
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.
1 Feb 2018
Many Chinese business founders have recognised that trusts allow them to continue to be involved in the management of their businesses without over-interference from the trustee. This is especially so with the Cayman Islands STAR trust which is well suited to separating ownership from control in a way that satisfies founders and investors.