It is unrealistic to expect the world to grasp the enormity of the potential of cryptocurrencies, which explains their fluctuation in value, but there is no doubting their long-term importance, a panel of experts told delegates at the annual Cayman Alternative Investment Summit (CAIS), being held in Grand Cayman this week.
Blockchain will play a central role in the way economies work in the future by enabling increasing decentralisation and lowering uncertainty in how we trade, Bettina Warburg, co-founder, Animal Ventures, told delegates at the annual Cayman Alternative Investment Summit (CAIS), being held in Grand Cayman this week.
Professional services firm Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) has expanded its global footprint by opening a new office in the Cayman Islands and appointing three senior staff there.
Mourant Governance Services has appointed Andrew Millar as its new head of corporate services in the Cayman Islands.
Harneys has hired three counsel and seven litigation lawyers across Singapore, Cayman and BVI offices. It has also relocated a senior funds associate to its London team.
Three of Ogier’s lawyers have been included in the Citywealth Future Leaders list which identifies the top upcoming talent in the private wealth industry.
The Caymanian Bar Association (CBA) and Cayman Finance joined forces at the CBA’s Annual Student Chapter Lecture and Summer Social on August 10.
The Financial Reporting Authority (FRA) has appointed Robert Berry as its director, his appointment presented by Her Excellency the governor Helen Kilpatrick.
Asset administrator Mitsubishi UFJ Fund Services (Mitsubishi UFJ) has launched its Cayman Islands trustee services.
The FundForum Latin America 2014 is set to cover the trajectory from local to regional to global that the industry is on the cusp of at the moment.