Tag: Jude Scott

Cayman Finance says sector keeping economy going

Cayman Finance says sector keeping economy going

| 27/03/2020 | 46 Comments

(CNS): Officials from Cayman Finance are reminding the community of the offshore sector’s importance to the country during the current COVID-19 health crisis. This comes after Premier Alden McLaughlin recently implied that the financial sector had been less than cooperative over efforts to shut down offices here and implement a ‘stay in place’ order rather […]

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UK rep takes ‘Cayman’ to Labour Party Conference

UK rep takes ‘Cayman’ to Labour Party Conference

| 25/09/2019 | 22 Comments

(CNS): André Ebanks, the Cayman Islands London representative, and Cayman Finance CEO Jude Scott attended the Labour Party Conference in Brighton this week to promote the idea of tax neutrality among a rather hostile group, while their ministry and private sector colleagues were rubbing shoulders with royalty and wealth in Monaco. As the first time […]

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Industry rejects Dutch blacklist over low tax rate

Industry rejects Dutch blacklist over low tax rate

| 10/01/2019 | 15 Comments

(CNS): The decision by the Dutch government to publish its own subjective “blacklist”, which included the Cayman Islands because tax rates are lower than in the Netherlands, is unusual and ignores the facts, especially as Cayman has had a tax information exchange agreement (TIEA) in place with the Netherlands since 2009, according to the financial services industry […]

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Cayman Finance courts Chinese investors

Cayman Finance courts Chinese investors

| 05/11/2018 | 39 Comments

(CNS): Cayman Finance CEO Jude Scott was a featured speaker at events in September in three major Asian cities, organised by the local offshore firm Maples. Scott spoke to business leaders and investors in Shanghai, Beijing and Hong Kong about how the Cayman Islands operates as a “neutral and efficient hub, connecting capital and financing around the world”, according […]

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Cayman Finance remains calm, Chamber outraged

Cayman Finance remains calm, Chamber outraged

| 02/05/2018 | 28 Comments

(CNS): Jude Scott, the CEO of Cayman Finance, has responded relatively calmly to the vote in the UK parliament yesterday, which will see the British government impose a public beneficial owners register on the Cayman Islands, as he pointed to the two-year process, during which time the dialogue with the UK would continue. Meanwhile, Chamber […]

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Cayman jumps up ranks in financial centre index

Cayman jumps up ranks in financial centre index

| 28/03/2018 | 41 Comments

(CNS): The Cayman Islands has jumped up eleven places in this year’s first edition of The Global Financial Centres Index. The biannual report rates and then ranks over 100 cities and jurisdictions that offer financial services, and Cayman is now the highest ranked centre in the Caribbean, with a rating of over 700 points, leapfrogging Bermuda, which was […]

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Former bank boss elected chair of Cayman Finance

Former bank boss elected chair of Cayman Finance

| 12/01/2018 | 51 Comments

(CNS): Conor O’Dea, the former managing director and senior executive vice president of Butterfield Bank, has been elected to serve as chair of the Cayman Finance board at the recent annual members’ meeting. Replacing Ian Wight, who held the chairman’s job for three years, O’Dea is taking up the role at a time when the […]

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