Without a doubt 2020 has so far proven to be a year like no other.  A pandemic and global dislocation and social upheaval have made for turbulent times indeed. The regulatory environment has seen its fair share of change also, and Appleby Cayman’s second quarterly publication of 2020 focuses on bellwether developments, including regulatory impacts of COVID-19, The Virtual Asset (Service Providers) Law 2020, new regulatory measures from the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (CIMA) and the latest on economic substance. We hope you will find its contents useful.

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30 Jun 2020 |

Protecting Personal Data – the New Normal

One unanticipated consequence of the COVID pandemic has been the huge increase in the collection of ...

Contributors: Jennifer Parsons
12 Jun 2020 |

Investment Funds: Opportunities During Covid-19

Fund managers are as affected as anyone by the coronavirus shutdown and while many fund managers con...

26 May 2020 |

Economic Substance in the time of COVID-19

Cayman, like many other jurisdictions, introduced its ES Law in response to international pressure t...

26 May 2020 |

Technology & Innovation Update Q2 2020

Technological developments have been accelerating at an unprecedented pace in Asia - the first regio...

7 May 2020 |

Derivatives – Cayman Counterparty Considerations in Market Uncertainty

In this briefing we consider the enforceability of common set-off clauses found in OTC derivative tr...

Contributors: Dean Bennett
7 May 2020 |

E-signatures – Who needs ink anyway?

The global spread of COVID-19 and the sustained containment protocols in place including social dist...

Contributors: Peter Colegate
5 May 2020 |

The 2020 Cayman Islands Real Estate guide

This country-specific Q&A provides features information on the impact of disruptive technologies...

17 Mar 2020 |

Cayman Regulatory Newsletter Q1 2020

Appleby Cayman’s first quarterly publication of the year focuses on the topics making waves now, i...

13 Mar 2020 |

Appleby contributes five chapters to Global Legal Insights – Fund Finance 2020

Appleby provided five chapters to the Global Legal Insights - Fund Finance 2020 Guide. The publicati...