Swiss KIDs and PRIIPs KIDs – latest requirements and deadlines

The Financial Services Act (FinSA) and its application regulation, the Financial Services Ordinance (FinSO), came into force on 1 January…
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ESMA publish final guidelines on MiFID II suitability requirements

We would like to inform you that the ESMA has published the final guidelines on MiFID II suitability requirements.
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CSSF issues new FAQs on Cross Border Distribution of Funds and Guidance on Marketing Communications

We would like to inform you that the CSS has provided a comprehensive list of FAQs in relation to a…
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Analysing the impact of rising rates on private credit

The aftermath of the Global Financial Crisis (GFC) changed the landscape of financial markets in terms of investor sentiment, regulation…
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CIMA issues new regulatory procedures for the deregistration of Cayman Islands investment funds

The Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (“CIMA”) has updated it’s Rule on the Cancellation of Licences or Certificates of Registration for…
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Team Waystone is participating in St. Baldrick’s 2022 Big Shave in Cayman!

Join Zoe Hudson and Sam Fletcher-Watts as shavees and/or donate to help us reach our goal of raising $30,000.
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Can oil and gas giants sustain bumper dividend payouts?

Waystone’s director of ESG, Rebecca Palmer, was recently featured in a Portfolio Adviser report that discusses whether oil and gas…
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New ESG Disclosure For Asset Managers in Singapore

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (“MAS”) released Circular No. CFC 02/2022 on ESG Disclosure and Reporting Guidelines for Retail ESG…
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Waystone increases its global offering with the launch of Waystone ETFs

Waystone announced today that it has launched Waystone ETFs, an institutional ETF platform operator with an expert team with over…
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AIMA: Putting ESG into Practice

Rebecca Palmer will be speaking at the AIMA: Putting ESG into Practice conference on 8 September 2022.
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Positive changes introduced by the Central Bank of Ireland for the authorisation of Irish Alternative Investment Funds

The Central Bank of Ireland (CBI) has updated the Alternative Investment Fund (AIF) authorisation section of its website. The changes…
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Private debt funds in Europe are set to take off

Waystone has positioned itself as a leader in alternative lending throughout Europe. The European Commission now plans to bolster the…
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FATCA and CRS Reporting - Deadline of 31 July 2022 fast approaching

The upcoming deadline for FATCA and CRS reporting in the Cayman Islands is fast approaching with the Cayman Department for…
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Waystone Summer Cocktails

Thank you for joining Waystone and its Swiss team at the Summer Drinks in Geneva.
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Waystone to provide full corporate services to Nordic US$6Bn aviation restructuring

Waystone is delighted to announce the successful closing of three transactions involving 17 companies, holding 45 aircraft. These aviation transactions…
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EU confirms no additional AML-CFT measures for the Cayman Islands

In a letter dated 17 May to the Cayman Islands Minister of Financial Services and Commerce, the Hon. André Ebanks,…
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The Cayman Islands: Tax Information Authority releases enforcement guidelines on CRS compliance

On 31 March 2022, The Cayman Tax Information Authority (TIA) released its CRS enforcement guidelines outlining the circumstances under which…
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Have you appointed your U.S. Partnership Representative? What you need to know

The extended IRS Form 1065 filing deadline for the 2021 tax year will be 15 September 2022.
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