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Nigel Feetham is a partner at Gibraltar law firm Hassans. An expert in tax and...
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The first substantive judgment (Pac Re 5-AT v. AmTrust N.A., Inc., No. CV-14-131-BLG-CSO, 2015 U.S....
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Captives tend to be risk averse, or require a significant amount of liquidity to meet...
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Bermuda is an established and well respected domicile for both traditional and captive insurance, but...
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A re-occurring battle for risk and insurance managers can often be justifying the existence of...
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The latest IRS challenge to classifying risk transfer as insurance for tax purposes concerns foreign...
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There are now 37 onshore states and jurisdictions within the United States licensing captives, but...
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As China’s growth accelerates and the government works to reform the economy, domestic companies are...
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The global captive industry is growing and emerging domiciles are working hard to catch up...
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Despite having covered the captive insurance industry for little over a year, the niche and familiar...
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John Keating joins Coca-Cola European Partners

John Keating has joined the risk and insurance team at Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) as associate director, risk...
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Hong Kong has captive potential, but tax changes not a “game changer”

The tax changes tipped to encourage captive formations in Hong Kong is unlikely to have the desired effect, according to Jonathan Culver, leader of Deloitte’s financial services tax...
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Three captives in, 29 out of BVI

The British Virgin Islands licensed three new captives in 2017, while 29 captives surrendered their licence. The high number of surrendered licences follows a trend across offshore and...
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Pfizer captive rated ‘Excellent’

The Vermont captive owned by pharmaceutical giant Pfizer has had its financial strength rating of ‘A’ (Excellent) affirmed by A.M. Best. Blue Whale Re Ltd writes Pfizer’s global...
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