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Guernsey Due Diligence Consultation Ends

Guernsey Due Diligence Consultation Ends

by Jason Gorringe, Lowtax.net, London
02 September, 2015
The Guernsey Financial Services Commission has begun reviewing feedback received as part of a consultation on modernizing due diligence processes and will issue an update to Handbooks later this year to provide guidance on the use of digital signatures, electronic certification, and electronic verification.
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Gibraltar, BVI Regulators Agree Cooperation

Gibraltar, BVI Regulators Agree Cooperation

by Mike Godfrey, Lowtax.net, Washington
02 September, 2015
The British Virgin Islands Financial Services Commissions and the Gibraltar Financial Services Commission have signed a mutual cooperation Memorandum of Understanding.
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Hong Kong H1 Insurance Premiums Up Over 13 Percent

Hong Kong H1 Insurance Premiums Up Over 13 Percent

by Mary Swire, Lowtax.net, Hong Kong
01 September, 2015
Total gross premiums rose by 13.6 percent in the first half of this year to HKD184.9bn, Hong Kong's Office of the Commissioner of Insurance has announced.
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IoM Planning Reception At London Maritime Event

IoM Planning Reception At London Maritime Event

by Jason Gorringe, Lowtax.net, London
01 September, 2015
The Isle of Man Maritime Group has announced it will host an evening reception during the year's London International Shipping Week.
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Ireland, IoM Discuss Inward Investment Initiatives

Ireland, IoM Discuss Inward Investment Initiatives

by Jason Gorringe, Lowtax.net, London
31 August, 2015
The Isle of Man Chief Minister led a delegation to Dublin for a series of meetings with senior figures responsible for growing Ireland's economy.
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S Korea To Build On Ties With Manaus Free Trade Zone

S Korea To Build On Ties With Manaus Free Trade Zone

by Mike Godfrey, Lowtax.net, Washington
31 August, 2015
A delegation of South Korean officials led by Ambassador to Brazil Lee Jeong-gwan visited the Superintendency of the Manaus Free Trade Zone on August 27, 2015.
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Strong Funds Sector Growth For Jersey In H1

Strong Funds Sector Growth For Jersey In H1

by Jason Gorringe, Lowtax.net, London
28 August, 2015
The number of Jersey funds marketing into Europe through national private placement regimes under the EU Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive has broken the 200 barrier, Jersey Finance has announced.
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Hong Kong, Mexico To Negotiate Investment Treaty

Hong Kong, Mexico To Negotiate Investment Treaty

by Mary Swire, Lowtax.net, Hong Kong
28 August, 2015
Hong Kong's Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development Gregory So and the Mexican Secretary for Economy Ildefonso Guajardo have announced that Hong Kong and Mexico will launch negotiations on an investment promotion and protection agreement.
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Bahamas Target Asia's Wealth Economy

Bahamas Target Asia's Wealth Economy

by Mike Godfrey, Lowtax.net, Washington
27 August, 2015
The Bahamas Ministry of Financial Services and the Bahamas Financial Services Board are stepping up their marketing efforts in Asia, targeting high net worth individuals.
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Andorra To Regulate, Tax Gambling

Andorra To Regulate, Tax Gambling

by Ulrika Lomas, Lowtax.net, Brussels
27 August, 2015
Andorra is moving forward with plans to tax and increasingly regulate gambling services.
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