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  1. Jim Armitage: Disturbing questions as Bank of England comes in for a grillingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | This Is London

    ... Ross's investment funds and, to a lesser extent, his Abu Dhabi backers Stanhope Investments, based in the Cayman Islands. Given that each of those is based in secretive tax havens, I wonder how much of the capital gain they made from Virgin Money's ...


  2. Ogieris shortlisted for 2 awards and recognised as top 10 law firm by industry commentatorsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Isle News

    The firm, which has offices in Jersey, Guernsey, Luxembourg, the Cayman Islands, BVI and Hong Kong, has been shortlisted for the title International Law Firm of the Year - EMEA by Citywealth, whose Magic Circle Awards are held annually to find the best advisors and managers in the global industry and the winners will be announced in May. Ogier has also been announced as a finalist in the Offshore Law Firm of the Year category in the Chambers Europe Awards 2015. These awards recognise a law firm's pre-eminence in key countries in the European region and will be announced in April.


  3. Despite FATCA, U.S. Companies Stash $2.1 Trillion Abroad---UntaxedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    ... 1,357 tax haven subsidiaries. About 64% of the companies have their shelter subsidiaries in Bermuda or the Cayman Islands. The "profits" the companies claim they earn there? 1,643% of Bermuda's and 1,600% of Caymans' entire yearly economic output! ...


  4. Volatility draws billions into oil fundsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... shares would probably be held by investors whose physical address is Connecticut, whose legal domicile is the Cayman Islands, and who have a Greek or Roman god in the name of the company." (Additional reporting by David Sheppard in London and Ashley ...


  5. Nur Jazlan Turns Up the Heat: Pac inquiry on 1MDB after Auditor-General findingsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    ... into the debt-ridden firm, its dealings with PetroSaudi International (PSI), and whether the money parked in Cayman Islands has been brought back. "But letting an independent party like the Auditor-General's Department to audit 1MDB is certainly a ...


  6. Howai calls for facts on NGC auditRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Trinidad Guardian

    Surat Maheshwari, left, head of Debt Capital Market and Syndication at Oppenheimer, moderates a panel dicussion involving Finance Minister Larry Howai, second from left, and his regional counterparts, Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs in Barbados, Christopher Sinckler, second from right, and Cayman Islands Minister Finance and Economic Development, Marco Archer. PHOTO: SHIRLEY BAHADUR Finance Minister Larry Howai has asked for information on a November 2014 audit conducted into the corporate communications department of State-owned National Gas Company .


  7. Rongsheng cancels warrant issue, says unable to contact subscriberRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Reuters

    China Rongsheng said it had scrapped a warrant issue that would have given the heavily indebted shipbuilder a HK$3 billion cash lifeline after it was unable to contact the offer's only subscriber. Rongsheng's shares fell as much as 8.1 percent in early Thursday trade, after it said it would no longer issue HK$510 million worth of warrants to Kingwin Victory Investment Ltd, a Cayman Islands-incorporated investment firm.


  8. Airline refunds student's money after reportRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WHEC-TV Rochester

    ... responded. Lauren Walravens goes to Monroe Community College. She had recently booked a vacation to the Grand Cayman Islands during February break. After her flight got cancelled last minute, she contacted U.S. Airways for a refund, but she had only ...


  9. Brazil's Petrobras probe seeks to question overseas witnessesRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Reuters

    A Brazilian lobbyist implicated in the country's largest-ever corruption probe has called witnesses from four foreign countries to bolster his defense against bribery charges, highlighting the Petrobras scandal's growing international reach. The judge overseeing the probe agreed to the lobbyist's request to call five witnesses from South Korea, the Netherlands, Cayman Islands and Japan for questioning over alleged kickbacks for former Petroleo Brasileiro SA executives and intermediaries on deals with a Korean shipbuilding firm, the court said on Wednesday.


  10. 7 fight for 3 seats representing Asia on FIFA ruling boardRead the original story

    Yesterday | USA Today

    ... Salman's ordinary FIFA seat. CONCACAF President Jeffrey Webb is unopposed for re-election in his native Cayman Islands on April 16. Webb will retain his FIFA vice presidency through 2019. For the FIFA board seat representing Central America, ...


  11. Cayman Islands Still and Sparkling Wine Market: New industry research availableRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    The report presents detailed historic and forecast data on the Still & Sparkling Wine consumption trends in Cayman Islands, offering consumption volume and value at market and category level. Bringing together research, modeling, and analysis expertise to develop uniquely detailed market data, it allows both foreign and domestic companies to identify the market dynamics of overall spirits sales, and remain sensitive to those categories that will be in the ascendency in the coming years.


  12. Ruling the 'Empire': Facts you don't know about TV's hottest castRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mashable

    ... know? : Gealey taught ballroom dancing and sold paintings while waiting for her big acting break. Plus, the Cayman Islands native moved to America when she was 18. She still has "a very strong accent," she tells Vibe . Did you know? : Byers ...


  13. SMIC Achieves 8M Pixel CIS Production on 0.13-Micron BSI with CistaRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | ThomasNet

    ... medical equipment, automotive industry, automation and other applications." About Cista Cista System Corp., a Cayman Islands company, is an emerging developer of advanced digital imaging solutions. Its leading CMOS imaging technology offers superior ...


  14. A summary of the ships in port at Falmouth over the past week.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Falmouth Packet

    ... Venus Heritage (50,617/10) arrived from Louisiana, USA for bunkers in Falmouth Bay and sailed for Rotterdam. Cayman Islands general cargo vessel Sea Kestrel (1,382/93) arrived from Teignmouth to load roadstone at Porthoustock Quarry and sailed for ...


  15. Alleged child abuser arrested in U.K., 8 years after disappearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    ... Orange County Register, the FBI suspected he had traveled to North Carolina, the United Kingdom, Norway, the Cayman Islands or the Bahamas.


  16. Market MoverTHE Economics of Robin HoodRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... no taxes. ExxonMobil, for instance, headquartered in Spring, Tex., but corporately-speaking domiciled in the Cayman Islands, paid no taxes on $19 billion in third-quarter profits last year. Companies that won't pay taxes to the United States are ...


  17. Alibaba's split nationalities invite troubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Globe and Mail

    ... Alibaba as a company with its main base in Hong Kong, licensing bodies see China, while investors see the Cayman Islands. The ambiguity may not always be beneficial. The logo of Alibaba Group is seen inside the company's headquarters in Hangzhou, ...


  18. IRS Opens FATCA International Data Exchange GatewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | WebCPA

    ... hese countries have actually published any kind of guidance notes.' While the United Kingdom, Ireland and the Cayman Islands have published guidance notes, many


  19. Alibaba's Jack Ma Says Company Followed Taiwan RegulationsRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    ... Alibaba relies on holding companies to operate and raise funds overseas, with the U.S.- listed entity being a Cayman Islands company. "We will actively communicate with related parties to clarify the issues and, if necessary, will take proper ...


  20. Missed diagnosis man in cancer test callRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Newsday

    ... players can get a bit closer to the action. Between 2005 and 2011 Leeds United's owners were unknown , as a Cayman Islands-based trust was in charge of the club. Ahead of tomorrow night's visit of Ipswich Town, Leeds midfielder Rudi Austin and ...