Wakefield Quin Limited joins IR as the exclusive Commercial Law Member in Bermuda

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Erik Gotfredsen of Wakefield Quin Limited. Erik has joined IR as our exclusive Commercial Law Member in Bermuda. “Who We Are Wakefield Quin is one of Bermuda’s leading law firms. Our professionals are dedicated to providing our clients with timely, sophisticated and […]

Erik GotfredsenShareholder and Senior Counsel, Wakefield Quin Limited

HFM Special Report on Bermuda 2017

Stephanie P. Sanderson contributed to the HFM Special Report on Bermuda 2017 with an article entitled ‘Bermuda’s Sophisticated International Transparency and Regulatory Environment’ reflecting on Bermuda’s international reputation and the designations the domicile has achieved which make Bermuda a sound and advantageous business hub. Read more/Download PDF   Articles, News, Publications

HCS Group Ltd joins IR as the exclusive Business Advisory Services Member in Bermuda

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Wendell Hollis of HCS Group Ltd. Wendell has joined IR as our exclusive Business Advisory Services Member in Bermuda. The HCS Group is a Bermuda based consulting and advisory group which provides corporate structuring and general legal services and advice to entities […]

Doing Business in Bermuda

By Stephanie Paiva Sanderson, Corporate Attorney 1. What attributes does your country have that makes it a unique investment destination? Bermuda presents unique market opportunities for investors including in the international business sector, funds, insurance and reinsurance, financial intermediation, capital markets, hotel and building development, tourism, energy efficient technologies, telecoms, biotech and consultation services. Bermuda […]

Bermuda Exempted Funds Regime

By Stephanie Paiva Sanderson, Corporate Attorney In 2013, Bermuda’s investment funds regime was updated as a result of collaboration between the Bermuda Monetary Authority (BMA), Government and industry stakeholders to include the establishment of two new classes of ‘light-touch’ exempted (non-regulated) funds, namely: Class A exempt funds; and Class B exempt funds.   Extension of […]

Bermuda and the European Union (EU) Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD)

Bermuda and the European Union (EU) Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) as originally published by IFLR1000   Sharon Beesley director at BeesMont Law in Hamilton looks at the impact of the Alternative Investment Fund Manager’s Directive (AIFMD) on Bermuda funds and manager With the introduction of the AIFMD (1), the aim of the EU was to impose […]

Cox Hallett Wilkinson Limited joins IR Global as our exclusive Commercial Litigation member in Bermuda

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce David Kessaram of Cox Hallett Wilkinson Limited. David has joined as our exclusive Commercial Litigation member in Bermuda. Director and Head of the Litigation Department, David is widely recognized for his expertise in commercial litigation, trust litigation, insurance and reinsurance arbitration and […]

Private mergers and acquisitions in Bermuda: overview

Q&A guide to private mergers and acquisitions law in Bermuda. The Q&A gives a high level overview of key issues including corporate entities and acquisition methods, preliminary agreements, main documents, warranties and indemnities, acquisition financing, signing and closing, tax, employees, pensions, competition and environmental issues. To compare answers across multiple jurisdictions, visit the Private Acquisitions Country […]