Banking and Finance Legal Advice

As an offshore Cayman Islands law firm, we provide legal advice to banks and other financial institutions. Our banking & finance team provides advice and is highly experienced in:

  • complex group financings and corporate debt refinancing, including syndicated loan agreements, private placements and inter-creditor agreements and debt subordination issues;
  • registration of security and enforceability of security documentation, parent and sister company guarantees and first demand guarantees;
  • asset-backed and receivable financing.

 

Related Publications

Enforcement of Foreign Judgments in the Cayman Islands 3 Aug 2017 Enforcement of Foreign Judgments in the Cayman Islands The Foreign Judgments Reciprocal Enforcement Law (1996 Revision) (the “Law”) allows a judgment creditor to apply for the judgment to be registered in the Grand Court... Read More
Insolvency in the Cayman Islands – setting aside antecedent transactions 24 Jul 2017 Insolvency in the Cayman Islands – setting aside antecedent transactions In certain circumstances the official liquidator of a Cayman company may be able to take action to recover assets which have been transferred in the run up to the company’s insolvency. Read More
Legal Developments and Recent Trends For Cayman Investment Fund Structures 9 Jan 2017 Legal Developments and Recent Trends For Cayman Investment Fund Structures What changes have been introduced recently in Cayman Islands law that you believe will enhance the jurisdiction’s offering in the investment funds industry? Read More
Cayman Islands introduce Limited Liability Companies as New Corporate Vehicle 18 Jul 2016 Cayman Islands introduce Limited Liability Companies as New Corporate Vehicle The Cayman Islands have now brought into effect the long-awaited Limited Liability Companies Law, 2016 Read More
Cayman Islands enhances its commitment to global transparency 15 Jun 2016 Cayman Islands enhances its commitment to global transparency The Cayman Islands Government has issued The Confidential Information Disclosure Bill, 2016 ("Confidentiality Bill") which, once it comes into force will bring into effect a fundamental overhaul of confidentiality laws in the Cayman Islands. Read More
Abolition of Bearer Shares in the Cayman Islands 8 Jun 2016 Abolition of Bearer Shares in the Cayman Islands The Companies (Amendment) Law, 2016 which came into force on 13th May 2016 has abolished the ability of Cayman Islands exempted companies to issue bearer shares and other forms of negotiable shares. Read More
Voluntary Winding-up of a Cayman Islands Company 29 May 2016 Voluntary Winding-up of a Cayman Islands Company A Cayman Islands company can be dissolved by the appointment of a liquidator or it can be dissolved without such appointment if the company is struck off the register as a result of an application to the Registrar of Companies for the purpose. Read More
Common Reporting Standard Enters Into Effect For Investment Funds In The Cayman Islands on 1 January 2016 22 Dec 2015 Common Reporting Standard Enters Into Effect For Investment Funds In The Cayman Islands on 1 January 2016 The Common Reporting Standard (CRS) will impact Cayman Islands domiciled investment funds with effect from 1 January 2016. The CRS framework represents a globally coordinated approach to the disclosure of income earned by individuals and organization Read More

Legal Expertise

Read more about how our team of Cayman attorneys provides legal advice on Cayman Islands law in the following practice areas: