Ah, a Bitcoin. Fastest growing currency in the world you say. Yes I can hold my own in a Bitcoin chat… I can’t however claim to be an expert. I’d like to make my millions by trading in Bitcoins. The fact I don’t know how is a bit of a draw back. So what is a Bitcoin?
A look at OFCs and their role in the financial services market.
The Cayman Islands has received the accolade as top jurisdiction as a Specialised Finance Centre in The Banker magazine’s 2012 survey of international financial centres.
Have you ever wonderered who invented the Banking system, as we know it? No me neither. I assumed from re-runs of Mary Poppins it was George Banks and his work with National Westminster and the Brits…I was staggered to learn that New Zealand wanted a piece of the pie…
Cayman Financial Review article – “The Evolution of Cayman banking”
The future of recruitment?
The Asian legal recruitment market is currently at the busiest it has been for some time. In the past few weeks a large number of lawyers have resigned, along with number of legal opportunities opening up.
As any lawyer in the IPO team of a Private Practice Firm, or in the Investment Banking Division of a bank in Hong Kong will tell you, IPO activity is still very high in Hong Kong.
Despite an increase in debt capital markets activity and a greater appetite for both RMB and US Dollar bonds, there is still some fear in the market place.