Accountants Act and Regulations Come into Effect on 1 February

Accountants Act and Regulations Come into Effect on 1 February

Grand Cayman, 31 January 2023 – The Accountants (Amendment) Act, 2022, and two regulations that support its provisions; and The Accountants (Quality Assurance) (Amendment) Regulations, 2023, will come into effect tomorrow (Wednesday, 1 February 2023). The Accountants...
Government Opens the Cayman Islands’ First US-based Office

Government Opens the Cayman Islands’ First US-based Office

Grand Cayman, 27 January 2023 – Marking a historic moment, the Cayman Islands Government’s office in Washington, DC, was opened officially on Thursday, 26 January, by the Ministry of Financial Services and Commerce. Approximately 60 persons, including officials...
2022 Signals Highest Level of Trade Mark Registrations

2022 Signals Highest Level of Trade Mark Registrations

As of December 2022, CIIPO had approved 568 registrations for company brands in the Cayman Islands. That figure surpassed the previous high of 510 trade mark registrations in 2019. These registrations were mostly for international companies and goods that conduct...
Cayman Presents to FATF on Final AML Recommended Action

Cayman Presents to FATF on Final AML Recommended Action

Grand Cayman, 13 January 2023 – Led by the Attorney General, the Hon. Samuel Bulgin, KC; and the Minister of Financial Services and Commerce, the Hon. André Ebanks, a Cayman Islands delegation has updated a Financial Action Task Force (FATF) review group on our...