The Cayman Islands have branches of 40 of the world’s 50 largest banks. It is the leading offshore jurisdiction for the registration of investment funds and is the second largest captive domicile in the world with more than 700 captives. The jurisdiction is also recognised in providing trusts, structured finance, company and partnership formation and vessel and aircraft registry services.
The availability of expert professional advice and the reputation for being a respectable and well-regulated financial centre with a stable and business-friendly government have contributed to the success of Cayman’s financial services industry. Listed on the OECD’s white list, service providers adhere to all relevant international compliance standards and are committed to supporting global efforts to fight financial crime.
Appleby Corporate social responsibility in the Cayman Islands
At Appleby we want to make a positive social and economic contribution to the community in which we live and work; and so it’s important for us to build mutually beneficial relationships between our business, our people and our local community. We do this by partnering and supporting organisations on initiatives that have impact and meaning to our business and our employees.
Our criteria, where measurable impact can be demonstrated is:
Appleby Cayman has a Charity programme that supports many on-island non-profit organisations. Recipients include: Lighthouse School PTA; Cayman Islands Crisis Centre; Central Caribbean Marine Institute; United Against Bullying; One Dog at a Time; Special Needs Foundation; John Gray High School Flight Club; Cayman Islands Humane Society and the Alex Panton Foundation. If you would like to speak to us about an initiative or community investment project you have please email us at [email protected]
As part of the firm’s Wellness programme, employees at Appleby stay active throughout the year. Many staff members have travelled overseas to represent the Cayman Islands in rugby, gaelic football and flag football. A high percentage of staff also participate in many locally organised sporting events including the annual Cayman Islands Marathon, Cayman Island Triathlon and ‘Stride Against Cancer.’ Appleby continues to be the platinum sponsor of the Deputy Governor’s 5K Challenge ‘Helping Today -Protecting Tomorrow.’