Isle of Man and Malta sign CbC reporting agreements with IRS

The Isle of Man and Malta have joined Guernsey and Ireland as...
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London’s ILS hub has a familiar look

With London’s insurance-linked securities (ILS) hub set for an autumn launch, Guernsey...
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GIIA retains Cutts-Watson Consulting

The Guernsey International Insurance Association (GIIA) has enlisted the support of Cutts-Watson...
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Insurance regime to be reviewed in Guernsey

Industry stakeholders in Guernsey are undertaking a period of “research and due...
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Guernsey signs third insurance MoU with China

Guernsey’s play to be the international jurisdiction of choice for Chinese firms...
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Guernsey adds 11 captives, 82 cells in 2016

The Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) has reported four protected cell companies...
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Chinese health firm targeting Guernsey captive formation

A Beijing-headquartered healthcare management firm is hoping to form a pure captive...
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Twenty years of PCCs, Guernsey and industry reacts

The first piece of protected cell company (PCC) legislation came into effect...
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Position of Strength

Captives domiciled all over the world will need to evaluate their operations...
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UK Employment Tribunal discusses Guernsey PCC

An employment tribunal and subsequent appeal court has discussed protected cell companies...
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Guernsey adds one-day approval process to ILS rules

The Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) has updated its regulatory treatment of...
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PORCs to take on captive growth mantle in Guernsey

Innovation and growth in the captive market is likely to come from...
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Paul Wakefield joins CWC

Paul Wakefield, formerly of Aon and HSBC Insurance Management, has joined Cutts-Watson...
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Guernsey legislature clarifies PCC segregation

Lawmakers in Guernsey have acted quickly to clarify the deliberate segregation of...
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Guernsey signs MoU with China Captive Alliance, Kashgar Government

The captive insurance industry in Guernsey has agreed to embark upon business...
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Questions arise from Guernsey PCC ruling

A judgement concerning protected cell companies (PCCs) in Guernsey and the allocation...
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Nigel Feetham on Global Mutual Fund PCC judgement

Nigel Feetham is a senior partner at Gibraltar law firm Hassans and...
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Guernsey well prepared for BEPS scrutiny – Dominic Wheatley

The well-developed and skilled insurance industry in Guernsey means the jurisdiction is...
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R&Q complete seventh Guernsey captive acquisition

Run-off specialist R&Q has acquired Rank Insurance Limited (RIL) from the gambling...
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Cell business continues to boom in Guernsey

Guernsey has reported 319 active captives at year-end 2015, three down on...
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EU cites offshore reinsurance arrangements in latest anti-BEPS measures

The European Union (EU) looks set to increase its scrutiny of multinationals’...
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Guernsey Finance to open second Asia office

Guernsey Finance will open an office in Hong Kong in the new...
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Second rated reinsurance vehicle launched in Guernsey

Guernsey’s second rated reinsurance company, Humboldt Re, has been formed following on...
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Reinsurers have the appetite for longevity risk – Ian Aley

Increased life expectancy and appetite within the reinsurance market are among the...
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Guernsey makes strong start to 2015

Guernsey, Europe’s largest offshore captive domicile, has licensed two protected cell companies...
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EU Commission performs u-turn on Guernsey’s tax cooperation

The European Union’s Commission has affirmed its view that Guernsey is a...
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Guernsey PCC owned by chartered accountants proving popular with middle market

Price Bailey expects to surpass its own targets for formations of cell...
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OECD backs Guernsey as a cooperative jurisdiction

Guernsey’s inclusion on a European Commission list of non-cooperative tax centres is...
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Poland removes Bermuda from blacklist as domicile fights back

Poland has removed Bermuda from its “blacklist” of countries that are deemed...
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Guernsey hits back after being placed on EU blacklist

Guernsey has published a rebuttal to the European Union after it was...
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Guernsey will not follow Bermuda on Solvency II equivalence – Dominic Wheatley

Dominic Wheatley, chief executive of Guernsey Finance, has put to bed claims...
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G4S captive recovers overpaid premium after Guernsey court win

Security firm G4S has been allowed to re-register its captive, K2 Insurance...
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Third pension longevity swap ICC established in Guernsey

Artex Risk Solutions and PwC have established Iccaria, an incorporated cell company...
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Guernsey Video Report – Barclays

Henk Potts, Director, Global Investment Strategy at Barclays Wealth, discusses Europe's economic...
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Guernsey Video Report 2015

Captive Review speaks to leading industry figures in Europe's biggest captive insurance...
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Guernsey Video Report – Kane

Clive James, group COO and managing director of EMEA at Kane, discusses...
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Guernsey Video Report – Bedell Cristin

Mark Helyar, partner at Bedell Cristin, discusses his firm's role in the captive...
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News Feature: Guernsey cashing in on pension longevity boom

Towers Watson announced in December it had established a Guernsey incorporated cell company (ICC) with...
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Guernsey Video Report – Robus Group

Chris Le Conte, managing director of Robus Group, discusses cell structures and...
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Guernsey Video Report – Dominic Wheatley

Dominic Wheatley, CEO of Guernsey Finance, discusses the jurisdiction's status within the...
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Guernsey Video Report – Mark Helyar, Clive James and Chris Le Conte

Mark Helyar, of Bedell Cristin, Kane's Clive James and Chris Le Conte,...
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Guernsey Video Report – Paul Sykes

Paul Sykes, Chairman of the Guernsey International Insurance Association, discusses developments in...
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Guernsey Video Report – Robus Risk Services

Jamie Polson, director of Robus Risk Services in Guernsey, discusses the strengths...
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Net growth of 39 insurers for Guernsey in 2014

There are now 797 international insurers licensed in Guernsey after 85 new...
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Kate Storey on pension longevity swaps

Advocate Kate Storey, counsel for corporate and commercial at law firm Appleby...
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Merchant Navy joins pension longevity risk boom in Guernsey

The Merchant Navy Officers Pension Fund (MNOPF) is the latest scheme to...
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Large European captive formations not exhausted – Wheatley

Dominic Wheatley, chief executive of Guernsey Finance, has told Captive Review he...
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Guernsey captive industry welcomes GFSC solvency rules

The Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) has been praised by captive insurance...
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Exclusive: Darren Bailey returning to Aon in Guernsey executive director role

Darren Bailey, senior underwriter at AIG Global Risk Solutions, is to return...
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Guernsey S&P rating reassuring for captive clients – Sykes

Standard & Poor’s (S&P’s) has assigned Guernsey a high grade AA+ credit...
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UK and Europe to remain key to Guernsey, Latam and Asia targeted for growth

Latin America and the Asian markets will continue to be targeted by...
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Dominic Wheatley named new Guernsey Finance chief

Dominic Wheatley, who left Willis in July, will take over from Fiona...
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Best in for Wheatley at Willis Guernsey

Martin Best has been appointed the new managing director of Willis Management...
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BT captive an endorsement for Guernsey – Eaton

The establishment of BTPS Insurance ICC in Guernsey to underwrite longevity arrangements...
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Guernsey Finance to lose Le Poidevin

Fiona Le Poidevin has resigned as chief executive of Guernsey Finance to...
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Le Poidevin: No surprise AJG targeted Guernsey

Fiona Le Poidevin, chief executive of Guernsey Finance, has lauded the Arthur...
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Guernsey attracts 99 new captive entities in 12 month spell

The Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) is closing in on 800 licensed...
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Cell growth continues in Guernsey

Cell business is continuing to dominate new captive licences being issued in...
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Aon, JLT, Kane scoop major captive awards

Aon, JLT, Kane and Guernsey were among the winners at the second...
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Guernsey licenses 89 entities in 2013

The Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) licensed 89 new international insurers during...
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Kingsbridge and ISIS partner for growth

UK-based captive managers Kingsbridge Risk Solutions Ltd has entered into a partnership...
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Guernsey continues growth in cells

Guernsey has maintained its substantial growth in cells this year, licensing a...
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Channel Islands sign U.S. IGA

Jersey, Guernsey and the Isle of Man individually signed Model I intergovernmental...
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Further growth in Guernsey cells

Guernsey-based captive managers Robus Group have added 27 protected cells (PCs), as...
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Robus appoint Guernsey compliance officer

Captive management firm Robus Group have appointed Samantha Horsepool as its in...
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Guernsey sees substantial cell growth

There was substantial growth in cell companies in Guernsey in the first...
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Guernsey promotes captives in China

A delegation from Guernsey is heading to China to reinforce the Island’s...
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Guernsey signs UK IGA

Guernsey has signed an agreement with the UK on a package of...
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Guernsey signs TIEAs with Switzerland and Hungary

Guernsey has signed Tax Information Exchange Agreements (TIEAs) with Switzerland and Hungary....
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Cameron: Crown Dependencies not tax havens

Prime Minister David Cameron has told Members of Parliament that it is...
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Guernsey stable in Q2, signs of growth in Q3

Guernsey’s finance industry had a relatively flat but stable second quarter and...
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R&Q acquire Guernsey captive

Randall & Quilter Investment Holdings (R&Q) has completed the acquisition of the...
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Guernsey sees insurance sector growth

The Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) licensed 46 international insurance entities during...
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Editor's Letter: August 2013

One of the advantages of writing about captive insurance for a living...
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PwC Guernsey promote captive specialist

Professional services firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Channel Islands have named a new director...
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Overseas territories agree on G8 tax information deal

UK Prime Minister David Cameron has obtained agreement from Britain's overseas territories...
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UK asks ‘tax havens’ to sign convention

UK prime minister, David Cameron has requested for the senior ministers of...
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BP captive gets "A" rating

Global oil and gas giant, BP’s captive Jupiter Insurance Limited (Guernsey) have...
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Guernsey signs DTA with Luxembourg

Guernsey has signed a Double Taxation Arrangement (DTA) with Luxembourg. This is...
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IAIS core principle flexibility crucial for Guernsey

Implementing the updated International Association of Insurance Supervisors’ (IAIS) core principles with...
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Substantial captive growth reported globally

Bermuda, Guernsey and Vermont saw substantial growth in captives across 2011.  ...
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Guernsey sees 53% growth in captives, PCCs and ICCs

Guernsey has seen a 53% rise in licensed international insurers during 2011,...
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PCC used for eco-friendly scheme

A clean energy scheme will be funded through a Guernsey PCC for...
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Guernsey officials visiting Singapore and Hong Kong

Guernsey is sending a delegation to Singapore and Hong Kong to raise...
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Guernsey managers’ association appoints Le Pelley as chairman

The Guernsey International Insurance Association (GIIA) announced today (10 February) that Martin...
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Guernsey confirms: no Solvency II equivalence

The Guernsey authorities announced today (25 January) that the jurisdiction has no...
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GFSC noncommittal on equivalence

Guernsey remains undecided on regulatory equivalence with Solvency II, despite rumours that...
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Kane believed to be buying HIM

HSBC Bermuda is thought to have accepted an offer from Kane to...
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Guernsey signs up to international regulation

Guernsey has agreed to share information on international insurance supervision with other...
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EXCLUSIVE: GFSC’s Colton to move on

The director of insurance at the Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC), Diane...
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India and China hold captive potential

India and China hold future potential for captive insurance business, according to...
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Mourant Ozannes merger completed

The merger between offshore law firms Ozannes and Mourant du Feu &...
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BP captive will absorb cleanup costs says Moody’s

Total insured losses from the BP oil spill in the Gulf of...
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BP cleanup costs partly covered by captive

BP expects some of the costs involved in cleaning up the oil...
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White Rock launches in Isle of Man

Aon’s White Rock has launched a protected cell company (PCC) in the...
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Heritage lays claim to first PCC amalgamation

Heritage Insurance Management (Heritage) has performed the first amalgamation of two protected...
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Channel Islands law firms to merge

Ozannes and Mourant du Feu & Jeune, two of the Channel Islands'...
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Solvency II will force captive closures

Some European captive insurance companies will be forced to close as a...
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Law firms to set up ATE captives in Guernsey

A number of law firms are currently looking to set up legal...
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FERMA published an extensive Beps document in June designed to help Europe’s tax authorities make...
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Captive Review has published the white paper, Attitudes Towards Captive Insurance in Asia, in collaboration with...
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Kirk Watkins, BeneCap practice leader at the Trion Group, a Marsh & McLennan Agency, LLC...
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As an industry and a publication, while much focus is on the captive entities themselves,...
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With London’s insurance-linked securities (ILS) hub set for an autumn launch, Guernsey Finance chief executive...
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