Managers of Wealth - Offshore http://offshore-bankers.net/ Mon, 20 Jan 2020 13:23:57 GMT part of MediaG8way Group http://offshore-bankers.net/ http://offshore-bankers.net/assets/images/logo.png Managers of Wealth - Offshore KohanaPHP KBL epb rebrands as Quintet News Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38667/kbl-epb-rebrands-as-quintet The pan-European private banking group as a whole has been renamed “Quintet Private Bank.” KBL Luxembourg, the private bank in the Grand Duchy, has been rebranded as “Quintet Luxembourg” and KBL España as “Quintet Espa Wealth and Asset Management Julius Baer launches inaugural Global Wealth and Lifestyle Report 2020 News Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38644/julius-baer-launches-inaugural-global-wealth-and-lifestyle-report-2020 The inaugural edition of Julius Baer’s Global Wealth and Lifestyle Report showcases the trends in high-end consumption around the world, which are of relevance to our clients. Wealth and Asset Management RBC regional exec: Bank is committed to The Bahamas long term News Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38659/rbc-regional-exec-bank-is-committed-to-the-bahamas-long-term Back in December, RBC announced it had entered into agreements to sell all of its banking operations in the Eastern Caribbean to local banks on the representative islands. Wealth and Asset Management EQ Investors hits £1billion in assets under management milestone News Team Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38629/eq-investors-hits-amppound1billion-in-assets-under-management-milestone The landmark figure follows growing interest in sustainable investing and a rapid rise in demand for EQ’s Positive Impact Portfolios Wealth and Asset Management RBC Wealth Management opens office in Camana Bay News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38634/rbc-wealth-management-opens-office-in-camana-bay The move will consolidate RBC Dominion Securities and private banking employees from across Cayman into one location. Wealth and Asset Management Double Award Shortlist for Butterfield as “Private Bank of the Year” News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 14, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38609/double-award-shortlist-for-butterfield-as-ampldquoprivate-bank-of-the-yearamprdquo It follows recent success across the Group with Butterfield named “Bank of the Year” in Bermuda and the Cayman Islands by The Banker. Wealth and Asset Management Carmignac closes US office, relocates offshore efforts to Spain News Aggregation Team Friday, January 10, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38568/carmignac-closes-us-office-relocates-offshore-efforts-to-spain The firm is in the process of moving out of its Brickell Avenue location in Miami and relocating its US offshore and Latin America business to Madrid, Spain, according to sources with familiar with the situation Wealth and Asset Management Revealed: The winners of Citywire's US Offshore Awards News Aggregation Team Friday, January 10, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38571/revealed-the-winners-of-citywireamp039s-us-offshore-awards It’s now time to reveal the winners. Wealth and Asset Management Zedra swoops on BNP Paribas Singapore Trust News Team Thursday, January 09, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38547/zedra-swoops-on-bnp-paribas-singapore-trust The deal will add to ZEDRA’s existing headcount of over 550 industry experts across 13 countries Wealth and Asset Management ZEDRA Group and Corsair Capital Announce Close of Transaction News Team Tuesday, January 07, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38513/zedra-group-and-corsair-capital-announce-close-of-transaction ZEDRA delivers tailored high quality diversified active-wealth solutions to its clients, which include high net worth individuals and their families, as well as medium to large sized companies, asset managers and their investors. Wealth and Asset Management Harneys appoints new managing partner in Singapore and introduces new Litigation team News Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38684/harneys-appoints-new-managing-partner-in-singapore-and-introduces-new-litigation-team Lishi is fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese. Executive Moves Maitland Grows London Business Development Team News Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38643/maitland-grows-london-business-development-team The expansion of our BD team in London will further enable us to develop our product set as we continue to grow our footprint across Europe. Executive Moves Direct Input expands team with new account manager News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38647/direct-input-expands-team-with-new-account-manager At Direct Input Kelci will manage the communication needs for a large portfolio of clients including editorial, traditional media, social media and digital copy. Executive Moves IQ-EQ appoints new managing director for the UK and Ireland News Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38649/iq-eq-appoints-new-managing-director-for-the-uk-and-ireland Having held leadership positions both in Fortune 500 companies and multi-million-dollar FinTech start-ups Executive Moves Markel appoints new head of Bermuda claims News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38655/markel-appoints-new-head-of-bermuda-claims In 2001 Green served as an assistant to counsel working on the Bermuda Fire and Marine Insurance Company case in the Bermuda Supreme Court. Executive Moves Hatstone's Jersey Office appoints new Group Partner News Team Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38621/hatstoneamp039s-jersey-office-appoints-new-group-partner She has a significant practice leading cross-border corporate, banking and capital markets transactions. Executive Moves Expansion at Cooper Brouard News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38627/expansion-at-cooper-brouard The new additions bring a broad range of experience to the team. Executive Moves Ed appoints head of its liability division in Bermuda News Team Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38633/ed-appoints-head-of-its-liability-division-in-bermuda Having made a number of appointments in recent months, Ed can now offer its clients a broad range of products, he said. Executive Moves Amundi Luxembourg hires new CEO News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38635/amundi-luxembourg-hires-new-ceo Duvoux started her career in 1989 as an auditor in Deloitte. Executive Moves Grant Thornton appoints Jersey Director News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 14, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38612/grant-thornton-appoints-jersey-director Jason joins Grant Thornton from Mazars Channel Islands, where he has served for more than 12 years as a Partner. Executive Moves Beware the hidden tax pitfalls of divorce News Team Sunday, January 19, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38681/beware-the-hidden-tax-pitfalls-of-divorce Tax will not be the priority on divorce Tax HRMC has more staff chasing benefit cheats than wealthy tax dodgers News Aggregation Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38672/hrmc-has-more-staff-chasing-benefit-cheats-than-wealthy-tax-dodgers While people falsely claiming benefits costs the taxpayer £2.3billion a year the rich are ripping us off for up to £120billion. Tax British Tax Havens to Share Data With Russian Authorities News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 14, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38607/british-tax-havens-to-share-data-with-russian-authorities The sharing of financial information is in the spotlight as Russia has lifted restrictions on its citizens holding overseas bank accounts. Tax The Loan Charge – finally some good news for tax payers News Aggregation Team Monday, January 13, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38590/the-loan-charge-ampndash-finally-some-good-news-for-tax-payers Many saw the Loan Charge as being grossly unfair, citing examples of employees who were told they would not be employed if they didn't accept payment via loans, numerous cases of miss-selling to unrepresented employees and even suicides of employees Tax A report on 'International Tax Enforcement: Disclosable Arrangements'. News Team Thursday, January 09, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38550/a-report-on-amp039international-tax-enforcement-disclosable-arrangementsamp039 A report on how the power in Finance Act 2019, which enables regulations to implement Council Directive (EU) 2018/822, will be used in different EU Exit scenarios. Tax 'Arctic Monaco' tempts wealthy Norwegians with tax breaks News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 08, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38528/amp039arctic-monacoamp039-tempts-wealthy-norwegians-with-tax-breaks Since this January, moneyed inhabitants of the Bo region of Vesteralen pay less than half of the national wealth tax — 0.35% of their total holdings rather than 0.85%. Tax French government to scan social media for evidence of tax evasion News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 08, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38534/french-government-to-scan-social-media-for-evidence-of-tax-evasion Human rights groups and the French data protection authority had expressed concern over the moves. Tax Belgium gets more aggressive on tax evaders News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 08, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38535/belgium-gets-more-aggressive-on-tax-evaders A total of 609 regulations were introduced in 2019, most of them targeting tax evasion, for instance involving a failure to declare capital income to the tax man. Tax The Loan Charge – finally some good news for tax payers News Team Wednesday, January 08, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38539/the-loan-charge-ampndash-finally-some-good-news-for-tax-payers Following the introduction of the Loan Charge in 2016 all such loans taken out since 1999 and remaining unpaid on 5 April 2019 became immediately subject to tax on that date. Tax Taxing Times at HSBC News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 07, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38514/taxing-times-at-hsbc The bank entered into a Deferred Prosecution Agreement with the Justice Department and paid a penalty of $192 million. Tax A new framework for Cayman's regulatory regime for investment funds News Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38686/a-new-framework-for-caymanamp039s-regulatory-regime-for-investment-funds On 30 January, the new bill and the amendment will be put before the Legislative Assembly for any final amendments, before they are passed into law. Regulation, Risk & Compliance Key Regulatory Topics: Weekly Update 20 December 2019 - 9 January 2020 News Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38687/key-regulatory-topics-weekly-update-20-december-2019-9-january-2020 Allen & Overy publish weekly updates on key regulatory topics affecting the financial services sector. Regulation, Risk & Compliance Collas Crill Explainsreinstating A Dissolved Jersey Company News Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38668/collas-crill-explainsreinstating-a-dissolved-jersey-company The Law has a procedure that allows a Jersey company which has been dissolved to be reinstated. Regulation, Risk & Compliance Bulgin: Cayman suffering from ‘review fatigue’ News Aggregation Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38669/bulgin-cayman-suffering-from-amplsquoreview-fatigueamprsquo Laments continuous changes in international rules Regulation, Risk & Compliance Jersey's private wealth relationship with the Middle East News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38642/jerseyamp039s-private-wealth-relationship-with-the-middle-east The relationship between Jersey and the Middle East is an important one. Regulation, Risk & Compliance BVI Funds Regulatory Update by Ogier News Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38658/bvi-funds-regulatory-update-by-ogier This change will bring BVI into line with other jurisdictions who have enacted similar legislation in recent times Regulation, Risk & Compliance France blacklists BVI, Bahamas News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38622/france-blacklists-bvi-bahamas Panama remained on the list for the same reasons Regulation, Risk & Compliance CSSF Provides Clarification on UBO Identification and Verification News Team Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38626/cssf-provides-clarification-on-ubo-identification-and-verification The Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier, published CSSF circular 19/732 regarding clarifications on the identification and verification of the identity of ultimate beneficial owners. Regulation, Risk & Compliance New ESG Disclosure Requirements for EU Funds and Asset Managers News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38628/new-esg-disclosure-requirements-for-eu-funds-and-asset-managers A new EU Disclosure Regulation EU/2019/2088 on disclosures to be made by asset managers and investment funds relating to sustainable investments and sustainability risks has been made. Regulation, Risk & Compliance France blacklists BVI and Bahamas as non-cooperative tax havens News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38631/france-blacklists-bvi-and-bahamas-as-non-cooperative-tax-havens France has blamed the jurisdictions' deficiencies in the exchange of tax information for the listing, stating that French tax authorities were unable to obtain the requested information. Regulation, Risk & Compliance The Bizarre, Fascinating World Of Monaco, The Wealthiest State On Earth News Aggregation Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38683/the-bizarre-fascinating-world-of-monaco-the-wealthiest-state-on-earth The tiny principality of Monaco, on the southern coast of France, has more super-wealthy residents per capita than anywhere else on the planet. Comment, Analysis & Research The Best Hotels In Channel Islands For Business Travelers, 2020 News Aggregation Team Sunday, January 19, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38682/the-best-hotels-in-channel-islands-for-business-travelers-2020 Accommodation can cost you dearly and you must find yourself a reasonable deal which suits your budget Comment, Analysis & Research Mauritius Commercial Bank Joins Africa CEO Forum News Aggregation Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38665/mauritius-commercial-bank-joins-africa-ceo-forum CSR is today a major issue for African companies who are increasingly being assessed on their actions in this area. Comment, Analysis & Research Mortgage currency quirk favours UK and expat buyers in Spain News Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38666/mortgage-currency-quirk-favours-uk-and-expat-buyers-in-spain Note the opposite is also true, though, your home currency could decline, which makes your debt more expensive. Comment, Analysis & Research The Tokenisation of Assets and Potential Implications for Financial Markets News Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38675/the-tokenisation-of-assets-and-potential-implications-for-financial-markets Asset tokenisation has become one of the most prominent use-cases of distributed ledger technologies in financial markets Comment, Analysis & Research Global Risks Report 2020 News Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38654/global-risks-report-2020 Economic and political polarization will intensify, as collaboration is needed more than ever to respond to severe threats to climate, public health, and technology systems Comment, Analysis & Research President Faure explores Banking and Finance Opportunities for Seychelles News Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38657/president-faure-explores-banking-and-finance-opportunities-for-seychelles Leaving the BIBF Campus, the President also visited the National Museum of Bahrain where he had a chance to appreciate the culture and related cultural preservation efforts in Bahrain. Comment, Analysis & Research Key emerging themes underpinning real estate and the need for high standards of governance News Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38661/key-emerging-themes-underpinning-real-estate-and-the-need-for-high-standards-of-governance A robust governance framework can help to start with and it is essential to be operating within a jurisdiction where there are high standards of governance, regulation and supervision. Comment, Analysis & Research Tech Trends 2020 - Deloitte News Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38662/tech-trends-2020-deloitte Deloitte’s 11th annual Tech Trends report provides insights and inspiration you will need for the digital journey ahead. Several of this year’s trends are responses to persistent IT challenges. Others represent technology-specific dimensions o Comment, Analysis & Research Tenacity, drive and a talent for business News Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38664/tenacity-drive-and-a-talent-for-business For many of today’s wealthy families, succession planning is less about gender and more about simply ensuring the right person is prepared to take over a family business. Comment, Analysis & Research Bedell Cristin’s global managing partner named in eprivateclient’s 2020 50 Most Influential list News Team Monday, January 20, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38685/bedell-cristinamprsquos-global-managing-partner-named-in-eprivateclientamprsquos-2020-50-most-influential-list The list is based on a selection process that evaluates industry knowledge, achievements, promotions and progress made in the past 12 months. Legal Reforms to Guernsey's insolvency laws one step closer News Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38670/reforms-to-guernseyamp039s-insolvency-laws-one-step-closer The introduction of insolvency rules will augment the new and existing legislation but also allow Guernsey to continually seek to update its procedures to deal with the practical issues arising in modern insolvency assignments. Legal Carey Olsen continues as leading legal adviser to Guernsey's investment funds industry News Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38674/carey-olsen-continues-as-leading-legal-adviser-to-guernseyamp039s-investment-funds-industry The findings of Monterey Insight follow the publication of the latest Chambers UK and Legal 500 UK rankings at the end of last year Legal JERSEY: Draft regulations to implement mandatory disclosure rules issued - Deloitte News Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38676/jersey-draft-regulations-to-implement-mandatory-disclosure-rules-issued-deloitte The regulations are broadly in line with expectations following the end of the consultation period that ran to 15 November 2019 Legal Update approved for Guernsey insolvency law News Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38679/update-approved-for-guernsey-insolvency-law Key developments include changes to voluntary winding up by company members Legal Update approved for Guernsey insolvency law News Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38680/update-approved-for-guernsey-insolvency-law Key developments include changes to voluntary winding up by company members Legal Celebrating Success of Trainee Solicitor News Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38645/celebrating-success-of-trainee-solicitor Harry has been with the firm since May 2015 when he joined as a Paralegal Legal Appleby Bermuda Advised Sierra Ltd. News Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38646/appleby-bermuda-advised-sierra-ltd Appleby’s specialist Insurance & Reinsurance team provides advice on the establishment, regulatory compliance and business operations of (re)insurance companies Legal Appleby Bermuda Acted as Counsel to Matterhorn Re Ltd. News Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38648/appleby-bermuda-acted-as-counsel-to-matterhorn-re-ltd This represents Swiss Re’s exciting return to the cat-bond market in 2020 following the successful launch of its 2019-1 catastrophe bond, also through Matterhorn Re Ltd. Legal Changes proposed for Cayman funds News Team Thursday, January 16, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38650/changes-proposed-for-cayman-funds The Bill is expected to introduce a category of "restricted scope private funds" Legal Turks and Caicos Has a Roaring Real Estate Market News Aggregation Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38671/turks-and-caicos-has-a-roaring-real-estate-market Turks and Caicos saw nearly 21 home sales over the $3 million mark AIM and Hedge Funds Guernsey to share message of MGA strengths with industry body News Team Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38638/guernsey-to-share-message-of-mga-strengths-with-industry-body Guernsey already has a handful of MGAs active in the island. AIM and Hedge Funds Utmost Wealth teams up with Feifa News Aggregation Team Friday, January 10, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38565/utmost-wealth-teams-up-with-feifa Partnership will see the organisations share knowledge and work on joint initiatives and events AIM and Hedge Funds Helix Underwriting Launches Bermuda Platform News Aggregation Team Friday, January 10, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38573/helix-underwriting-launches-bermuda-platform Helix has designed an excess and surplus market product, MM100F, to deploy 100% of limit shared on excess of loss layers targeting soft occupancy business. AIM and Hedge Funds Considering A Start-Up Business Or IPO In Taiwan? News Aggregation Team Friday, January 10, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38581/considering-a-start-up-business-or-ipo-in-taiwan This trend has intensified and Cayman Islands incorporated vehicles have increasingly been the jurisdiction of choice for start-up companies and venture capital investments. AIM and Hedge Funds China’s Offshore Bond Defaults Increased to $3.6 Billion in 2019 News Aggregation Team Friday, January 10, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38582/chinaamprsquos-offshore-bond-defaults-increased-to-36-billion-in-2019 All currency exchange calculations as of Jan. 9. AIM and Hedge Funds QROPS List – January 1, 2020 News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 09, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38563/qrops-list-ampndash-january-1-2020 None of the remaining 26 financial centres hits triple figures, with Ireland trailing in third place with 68 QROPS, just ahead of Guernsey (66) and Jersey (65). AIM and Hedge Funds Guernsey property sales highest for more than a decade. Commentary from Swoffers estate agency News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 08, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38533/guernsey-property-sales-highest-for-more-than-a-decade-commentary-from-swoffers-estate-agency There were 25 Open Market sales over £1.5m of which 18 were over £2m, confirming renewed interest in relocating to Guernsey. AIM and Hedge Funds Walkers Channel Islands team doubles TISE listings after year of strong growth News Team Tuesday, January 07, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38516/walkers-channel-islands-team-doubles-tise-listings-after-year-of-strong-growth The team was boosted in 2019 by the arrivals of listings manager Grace Pickering in the Jersey office, and listings assistant Anna Slusarczyk in the Guernsey office, both of whom previously worked for TISE and who have brought with them significant techni AIM and Hedge Funds Fulcrum Asset Management launches Risk Premia fund News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 07, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38527/fulcrum-asset-management-launches-risk-premia-fund Follows November Cayman launch AIM and Hedge Funds Jersey launches fintech forum News Aggregation Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38677/jersey-launches-fintech-forum There will then be a session to understand the fintech aims and objectives of attendees and the role of the CofI going forward. FinTech Gemini Trust selects Bermuda for first crypto custody captive News Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38678/gemini-trust-selects-bermuda-for-first-crypto-custody-captive Gemini now has access to $200 million in insurance coverage, the largest limit of insurance coverage purchased by any crypto custodian in the world. FinTech Are Corporate Actions Being Treated Fairly? by William Rouse, Contemi News Team Tuesday, January 14, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38604/are-corporate-actions-being-treated-fairly-by-william-rouse-contemi At a time of unprecedented change, when recurring demands are made on firms’ data management, processing and reporting capabilities, nobody wants to add to their operational burdens. FinTech TigerWit Receives Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission Licence News Aggregation Team Monday, January 13, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38603/tigerwit-receives-hong-kong-securities-and-futures-commission-licence TigerWit plans to add even more solutions to its product offering in 2020 FinTech Proven Wealth launches digital IPO tool News Aggregation Team Friday, January 10, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38564/proven-wealth-launches-digital-ipo-tool Proven desired to provide the investing community, both locally and abroad, with a solution that makes it easier to participate as individuals or institutions. FinTech Calligo announces acquisition in Ireland News Aggregation Team Friday, January 10, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38578/calligo-announces-acquisition-in-ireland Calligo says the acquisition marks the latest step in its global growth strategy. FinTech JT selected as Prime Partner to support Guernsey’s digital future News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 08, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38530/jt-selected-as-prime-partner-to-support-guernseyamprsquos-digital-future They have also worked with the States of Guernsey on key projects for over 8 years. FinTech PM: St. Kitts and Nevis Continues to Transform Through Information Technology News Aggregation Team Wednesday, January 08, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38532/pm-st-kitts-and-nevis-continues-to-transform-through-information-technology In 2016, St. Kitts and Nevis was awarded for its major improvements in the ICT sector during the 14th World Telecommunication/ICT Indicators Symposium held in Botswana. FinTech IoD Jersey launches Innovation Series News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 02, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38469/iod-jersey-launches-innovation-series David will take the audience through a brief history of robotics and human augmented processes across a wide range of disciplines, from finance, to government, to the sky and back. FinTech Deltec Bank, Bahamas, says Blockchain offers Banking Sector - Trust, Speed, and Reduction of Intermediaries News Aggregation Team Thursday, January 02, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38472/deltec-bank-bahamas-says-blockchain-offers-banking-sector-trust-speed-and-reduction-of-intermediaries Some of the hesitancy is attributable to an uncertain future of regulations. FinTech Understanding climate risk - McKinsey Global Institute News Aggregation Team Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38673/understanding-climate-risk-mckinsey-global-institute How could Earth’s changing climate impact socioeconomic systems across the world in the next three decades? A yearlong, cross-disciplinary research effort at McKinsey & Company provides some answers. Planet SOS KBI Global Investors helps get trees planted in Ireland News Aggregation Team Tuesday, January 14, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38606/kbi-global-investors-helps-get-trees-planted-in-ireland The WEF was established by the Irish government in 2019 to boost forestation across the country to 18% of total land from 11%. Planet SOS Islanders urged to back countryside campaign with a difference News Aggregation Team Friday, January 03, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38489/islanders-urged-to-back-countryside-campaign-with-a-difference The appeal has only been going for a few weeks and has raised £2,755 from people wanting to sponsor lengths of hedgerows. Planet SOS 8 ways Seychelles has been recognised for its dedication to the environment, Blue Economy News Team Thursday, January 02, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38476/8-ways-seychelles-has-been-recognised-for-its-dedication-to-the-environment-blue-economy NA presents a roundup of eight ways Seychelles has earned accolades for its Blue Economy initiative. Planet SOS 8 out of 10 millennials now prioritise responsible investing News Team Thursday, January 02, 2020 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38473/8-out-of-10-millennials-now-prioritise-responsible-investing Indeed, Environmental Social and Governance considerations now sit at the heart of that process. Planet SOS Greta Thunberg: Attenborough inspired me to act on climate change News Aggregation Team Tuesday, December 31, 2019 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38458/greta-thunberg-attenborough-inspired-me-to-act-on-climate-change “She has achieved things that many of us who have been working on it for 20-odd years have failed to achieve and that is you have aroused the world.” Planet SOS Insurance Firms Impeding Bahamas Recovery News Team Tuesday, December 31, 2019 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38463/insurance-firms-impeding-bahamas-recovery In September, the Bahamas Insurance Association estimated that insured costs as a result of damage from Hurricane Dorian would conservatively top $500 million Planet SOS Can you own a private jet if you care about climate change? News Aggregation Team Monday, December 30, 2019 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38417/can-you-own-a-private-jet-if-you-care-about-climate-change Climate change protest movements such as Extinction Rebellion, as well as growing popular awareness about the environmental impact of fossil fuels, are giving commercial flyers a sense of "flight shame". Planet SOS Climate change costing $billions, charity reports News Aggregation Team Sunday, December 29, 2019 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38450/climate-change-costing-billions-charity-reports The key message in the report is that these billion-dollar disasters are linked with human-caused climate change. Planet SOS It’s the end, but it’s also just the beginning for the Caribbean region News Team Friday, December 27, 2019 12:00 am http://offshore-bankers.net/article/38444/itamprsquos-the-end-but-itamprsquos-also-just-the-beginning-for-the-caribbean-region With climate change, extreme events such as these are expected to be the “new normal” for many small island developing states. Planet SOS