Cayman Finance, the association of the Cayman Islands financial services industry, has backed the announcement by the Cayman Islands Government that it intends to introduce a public register of beneficial ownership, in line with evolving standards and international obligations such as those reflected in the principles of EU 5th Anti Money Laundering Directive.
Estera, a provider of corporate, funds and trust services, has announced the launch of legal services in Cayman Islands and Bermuda. Estera Law will provide legal services in Bermuda and the Cayman Islands which are aligned to clients’ individual objectives and preferences. Estera’s legal services will cover a number of practice areas such as corporate and commercial, regulatory, insurance and investment funds.
Paradigm Governance Partners, which offers independent director services, distressed fund and value recovery services and outsourced accounting services, has hired an experienced fund professional to assist the business in its rapid growth.
IQ-EQ, an investor services group, has appointed Tedrick Green as Client Director to support its growing offering in Cayman.
Estera, a global provider of corporate administration, funds and trust services, has appointed Sonal Patel as Managing Director, Head of Sales - Americas, Bermuda and Caribbean.
Cayman Finance recently celebrated the culmination of the fifth year of its Student Education and Work Experience Programme that saw more than 40 students in 2019 benefit from workshops, mentorship, and work placements designed to give them greater insights into the Cayman Islands financial services industry.
Ogier in Cayman has promoted Patrice Stewart to Assistant HR Manager and Vashti Ramgeet to Senior Administrator in Ogier Global, Ogier’s corporate administration business.
Candice Czeremuszkin, Partner at Moore Cayman has been appointed to chair the newly formed ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) local chapter – Cayman Islands.
Accountancy and advisory firm Moore Stephens Cayman has rebranded as Moore Cayman and across its global network as just Moore.
Global offshore law firm, Mourant, has announced two new Caymanian Articled Clerks have joined its corporate department, bringing the headcount in the Cayman Islands office to 90.