The duties of directors of companies incorporated in the Cayman Islands are governed primarily by the Companies Law (2013 Revision) (the Law) and precedents established by the common law. The Statement of Guidance for Regulated Mutual Funds published by the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (CIMA) is also instructive for directors of Cayman Islands mutual funds. This Quick Guide provides an overview of some of the main duties of directors of Cayman Islands companies. Please note that a breach of the duties outlined below may be waived by obtaining the fully informed consent of the shareholders.

Click here to view the table.