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The International Stock Exchange Supports Firms On MiFID II

The International Stock Exchange (TISE), formerly the Channel Islands Securities Exchange, has launched a service to assist local financial services firms with achieving compliance with new EU-wide identification requirements. Under the EU's Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II), which takes effect from January 3, 2018, financial services firms…
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Gibraltar Covered In Brexit Transition, UK PM Says

Gibraltar has welcomed recent assurances from the UK's Prime Minister, Theresa May, that it will be covered in any Brexit transitional period negotiated with the EU. Gibraltar's Government said May's assurance made in the House of Commons earlier this week reiterates earlier statements that Gibraltar will be included in Brexit…
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Bermuda Urged To Adopt Fairer Tax Regime With GST

Bermuda's independent Fiscal Responsibility Panel has urged further taxation reform, in its first annual assessment of the island's fiscal strategy since the appointment of a new government. The Panel comprises three leading international experts in public policy, finance, and financial stability, and was established in 2015 to review, monitor, assess,…
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Business Friendly Nevis Update

The island of Nevis continues to make noteworthy improvements to the quality of the financial products and services offered by the jurisdiction. Steps such as the passing of the Nevis Limited Liability Company Ordinance (NLLCO) 2017 and the Nevis Business Corporation Ordinance (NBCO) of 2017 verify this commitment. These measures…
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Appleby Fires Back After Paradise Paper Hack

Appleby Global, the leading offshore law firm, says it is taking legal action in connection with reports following the theft of confidential information, dubbed the "Paradise Papers," including to obtain the files for itself to better support its clients. In a statement on its website, Appleby said: "Our overwhelming responsibility…
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ADGM Sets Up Data Protection Regulator

Abu Dhabi Global Market, the low-tax financial center, has announced it has set up an Office of Data Protection to administer its data protection regime. ADGM says the new Office aims to foster a secure and trusted environment for both companies and individuals, including safeguarding individual personal information, benchmarked against…
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RAKEZ Offers Discount On License And Lease Renewals

Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ), the new regulator with oversight of the Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone and RAK Investment Authority, has announced a 10 percent discount for license and lease deed renewals. The offer is open to licensees and lessees who approach the regulator 30 days prior…
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