Statement on EU Court of Justice Ruling on Business Registers

Statement on EU Court of Justice Ruling on Business Registers

At present, the Ministry of Financial Services and Commerce is preparing draft legislation to consolidate beneficial ownership legislation into one Act and is currently in the consultation phase with a wide cross section of the financial services industry and...
Cayman Intellectual Property Office Attends Leadership Event

Cayman Intellectual Property Office Attends Leadership Event

The event took place on 15-18 November and discussions centred around the use of copyrights, trade marks and current legislation and regulations in the North American, Latin America and Caribbean region. The event featured hundreds of intellectual property experts...
Cayman Maintains Leadership Role in OECD Global Forum

Cayman Maintains Leadership Role in OECD Global Forum

The Cayman Islands was appointed to the Global Forum’s Steering Group for the period of 1 January 2023 to 31 December 2025 – having previously served from 2009 to 2016. The Steering Group is the 20-member body that governs the work of the Global Forum....
For the First Time, Cayman’s Financial Services Minister Publicly Debates Tax Subcommittee Members of EU Parliament

For the First Time, Cayman’s Financial Services Minister Publicly Debates Tax Subcommittee Members of EU Parliament

Grand Cayman, 14 November 2022 – MFSC_CooperationTimeline_2021_Final Minister Ebanks said he accepted the invitation to exchange views with the EU Parliament’s Subcommittee on Tax Matters (FISC) to provide a better understanding of the Cayman Islands’...
Amendment to Equalise Business Opportunities for Licensed Bars and Vessels

Amendment to Equalise Business Opportunities for Licensed Bars and Vessels

At present, licensed stand-alone retail bars and sea-going vessels are restricted from playing background music on a Sunday and expressed to the Ministry of Financial Services and Commerce their material economic disadvantage, in comparison to restaurants and hotels...