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Ogier | British Virgin Islands | 24 Sep 2021

BVI Data Protection Act

The Data Protection Act (DPA) came into force on 9 July 2021. Prior to the introduction of this new legislation, there was no specific data protection legislation in the British Virgin Islands. Persons who are private bodies and who process personal data will need to make changes to their data processes and procedures to ensure their compliance with the DPA. Some of the necessary changes will......
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Ogier | Cayman Islands | 24 Sep 2021

Grand Court confirms test for liquidator independence

The Grand Court has recently provided helpful clarification as to the appropriate test to be applied when a dispute arises over the identity of the insolvency practitioners proposed to be appointed by a creditor or the company. The Court confirmed the three-stage test for determining independence and that when applying the test, significant weight should be afforded to the creditors' views....
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Ogier | Jersey | 23 Sep 2021

Fund finance: Jersey perspectives and updates

The global fund finance market has shown much resilience over the past 18 months. This article outlines the recent developments in Jersey's fund finance market, including single investor strength, equity commitments, environmental, social and governance incentives, and hybrid and net asset value facilities.
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Ogier | Guernsey | 23 Sep 2021

Fund finance: Guernsey perspectives and updates

The global fund finance market has shown much resilience over the past 18 months. This article outlines the recent developments in Guernsey's fund finance market, including with regard to security and investor notices as well as general partner commitment and net asset value facilities.
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Ogier | Cayman Islands | 23 Sep 2021

Grand Court confirms test for liquidator independence

The Grand Court has recently provided helpful clarification as to the appropriate test to be applied when a dispute arises over the identity of the insolvency practitioners proposed to be appointed by a creditor or the company. The Court confirmed the three-stage test for determining independence and that when applying the test, significant weight should be afforded to the creditors' views....
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Ogier | British Virgin Islands | 23 Sep 2021

BVI Data Protection Act

The Data Protection Act (DPA) came into force on 9 July 2021. Prior to the introduction of this new legislation, there was no specific data protection legislation in the British Virgin Islands. Persons who are private bodies and who process personal data will need to make changes to their data processes and procedures to ensure their compliance with the DPA. Some of the necessary changes will......
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Ogier | Cayman Islands | 22 Sep 2021

CIMA publishes FAR and RFE forms for private funds

The Cayman Islands Monetary Authority has announced that the fund annual return (FAR) form for funds registered under the Private Funds Act (Revised) (private funds) is now available, together with the related fund entities (RFE) form, which must be used by private funds to submit data regarding certain related fund entities. The deadline for the first filing of audited accounts and the......
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Ogier | British Virgin Islands | 17 Sep 2021

Extension of economic substance requirements to limited partnerships without legal personality

The Economic Substance (Companies and Limited Partnerships) (Amendment) Act 2021 extends the economic substance regime under the Economic Substance (Companies and Limited Partnerships) Act 2018 to limited partnerships without a legal personality. Following its enactment, there will be a six-month transitional period for existing partnerships without a legal personality that were formed before......
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Ogier | Cayman Islands | 16 Sep 2021

Snapshot: implementing Cayman Islands charging orders in aid of enforcing foreign arbitral awards

In a recent decision, Justice Segal provided welcome clarification of the grounds on which the Cayman Islands Grand Court will grant an order for sale of shares in a Cayman Islands company secured by way of a charging order absolute in support of the enforcement of a foreign arbitral award. This decision highlights that a charging order can be used as an effective remedy to support the......
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Ogier | Cayman Islands | 16 Sep 2021

CIMA publishes FAR and RFE forms for private funds

The Cayman Islands Monetary Authority has announced that the fund annual return (FAR) form for funds registered under the Private Funds Act (Revised) (private funds) is now available, together with the related fund entities (RFE) form, which must be used by private funds to submit data regarding certain related fund entities. The deadline for the first filing of audited accounts and the......
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