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Registry enforces beneficial ownership regime with fines

As of 1 Feb. 2021, the Registrar of Companies had levied 19 administrative fines of $5,000 each against companies for noncompliance with beneficial ownership requirements.

Nearly half of NPOs fail to file annual returns

Just under half of Cayman’s 546 non-profit organisations have failed to file annual returns, Head of Compliance Paul Inniss at the General Registry said.

New partnership registrations down 1.8%

The Cayman Islands registered close to 3,000 new partnerships in the first eight months of 2020.

New company registrations slow down

New company registrations in the Cayman Islands were down 17% in the first eight months of 2020 compared to the same period last year, and 36.9% lower than between January and August 2018.

General Registry counter partially reopens Monday

General Registry will resume certain services for the public at its Government Administration Building counter from Monday, 24 Aug. It will be possible to file...

Registering newborn babies during COVID-19

The General Registry has released details of new arrangements whereby parents can register their new-born babies during the COVID-19 restrictions. 
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Registrar releases additional information for non-profits

The registrar for non-profit organisations has posted additional supporting documents for charitable organisations in the Cayman Islands on the General Registry website.

Premier: Cayman ‘will not be bullied’

Premier Alden McLaughlin has criticized the U.K. Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) as being “disingenuous” in regard to the Cayman Islands’ cooperation with British law enforcement, in a statement issued Monday afternoon.

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