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9 hrs ago | Canada NewsWire

FinScan Opens New Cayman Islands Data Center

The new location was added to meet FinScan's rapidly growing international client base and complements other data centers in Growing client interest in software as a service , or "hosted," options has driven FinScan's global expansion.

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13 hrs ago | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

Can You Guess the Celebrity Cleavage?

This gorgeous 31-year-old model was born in the Cayman Islands and is of Native America, Irish and African descent.

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15 hrs ago | JD Supra

Cayman Islands: Beneficial Ownership Register

The Cayman Islands government has recently concluded a consultation on a proposal to introduce a public register of the beneficial owners of Cayman-registered entities.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Havens leave US taxpayers $1,259 tab each - report

Seven Mile Beach on Grand Cayman Island. The US loses $150 billion in federal revenue annually when earnings are transferred to tax havens like the Cayman Islands.

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National Public Radio

Taking Money On An Overseas Round-Trip To Avoid Taxes

They funnel money into the accounts and then use it to buy stocks and bonds back in the U.S. Round-tripping occurs when American citizens open bank accounts in tax havens such as the Cayman Islands.

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New Hampshire Public Radio -

Taking Money On An Overseas Round Trip To Avoid Taxes

Round-tripping occurs when American citizens open bank accounts in tax havens such as the Cayman Islands.

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Accountancy Age

HMRC targets evasion in further powers push

FURTHER POWERS are set to be afforded to HM Revenue & Customs as the government looks to tighten the noose on those holding funds offshore and maximise its revenues.

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The First Post

Nigel Farage 'may sue' after EU expenses allegations

UKIP leader Nigel Farage has said he is considering legal action after claims that he pocketed A 15,500 per year in expenses for an office on which he pays no rent.

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Fibre2Fashion

Exceed to adjourn April 16 AGM

Exceed Company Ltd, one of the leading domestic sportswear brands in China, announced that it intends to adjourn its extraordinary general meeting of shareholders to be held on April 16, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. , at United Conference Centre, 10/F, United Centre, 95 Queensway, Hong Kong.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

JD Supra

Litigation Funding in the Offshore World

Offshore litigation of claims against professionals may have entered a new era. Numerous recent decisions have blessed the use of commercial litigation funding and confirm that it should not offend rules against champerty and maintenance .

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Jamaica Observer

Vows - Straight To The Heart

It was a deliberately slow, but rewarding, march towards love for Brian Kong and Candice Newman.

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News Max

FBI Herbalife Probe: Officials Dig into 'Pyramid Scheme' Claims

The FBI has opened an investigation into Herbalife Ltd., makers of the nutrition and weight loss products that hedge fund manager William Ackman famously called a "pyramid scheme."

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Business Wire

Oxbridge Re Holdings Limited to Ring the NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell

To mark the occasion, Jay Madhu, Oxbridge Re's Chief Executive Officer, will ring the Opening Bell.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Insider Monkey

Kerr Neilson, Platinum Asset Management Disclose New Position In Qunar Cayman Islands Ltd

QUNR) . According to a recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the billionaire investor has initiated a new position for his fund through the acquisition of 1.57 million shares, which represent 12.3% of the company's common stock.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

JD Supra

Tax Information Exchange Litigation in Offshore Jurisdictions

There have been a number of decisions published recently by the courts in various international financial centres such as Bermuda, the Cayman Islands, Jersey and Singapore, that have considered the meaning and effect of inter-governmental Tax Information Exchange Agreements and their enabling legislation.

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Babalu Blog

Reports from Venezuela: On a wing and a prayer

The ongoing saga between international airlines and the Venezuelan government continues.

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JD Supra

Offshore Fund-Related Litigation

Litigation against directors, officers and professional service providers, following the collapse of offshore funds and collective investment schemes such as Madoff and Weavering, continues to proceed in a variety of jurisdictions, both offshore and onshore.

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The Age

On the button: Alexander McCall Smith.

Disclosure: I am not a fan of Alexander McCall Smith's No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency TV series - it's too silly for words - so imagine my surprise to read his latest attempt at fiction and enjoy it.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

PE Hub

Investment funds partner Jason Allison joins Walkers

Jason Allison has joined Walkers ' Cayman Islands office as a partner in the global investment funds group.

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WFMZ-TV Allentown

Life Lessons: Sing your way to success

"People would google and they'd call me, or email me, and say 'would you come to Mumbai? Will you come to Beijing? Will you come to the Cayman Islands?' And I'm like 'okay,' " Harman said.

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