Bermuda’s Captive Edge

Synopsis: As the world increasingly looks to Bermuda as a captive domicile, Neil Horner and Federico Candiolo consider the advantages of forming a captive in the jurisdiction. Authors: Neil Horner and Federico Candiolo Article: Bermuda’s Captive Edge

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The Bermuda Advantage

Synopsis: This memorandum considers some of the features of the Bermuda vehicles available to transaction parties and sets out some of the reasons why clients opt for the Bermuda advantage. Core benefits of Bermuda include the reputational excellence of the … Continue reading

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The Bermuda Legal Guide 2008 – The Review

Authors: Rod S. Attride-Stirling, Neil Horner, Jan Woloniecki, Peter Dunlop and Kehinde George Article: The Review Bermuda Guide 2008

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Incorporation of an Exempted Company in Bermuda – October 2008

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Listed Companies and Public Offers

Synopsis: Despite Bermuda having a stock exchange, the Bermuda Stock Exchange, there is no distinction under Bermuda company law between a public company and a private company. Authors: Neil Horner Available: Listed Companies and Public Offers

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Bermuda Captive Essentials

Synopsis: Bermuda has been and continues to be the world’s leading captive and rent-a-captive domicile since the captive concept was first introduced in Bermuda in the 1960’s. This article sets out some Bermuda captive essentials. Authors: Neil Horner and Bala … Continue reading

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Three Laws to Nurture Business

Synopsis: Bermuda company law provides an ideal framework for conducting corporate takeover activity. Three mechanisms are available under the Bermuda Companies Act, 1981 (the Act), which can be used to acquire control of a Bermuda company. Authors: Neil Horner Published: … Continue reading

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Memorandum on Insurance Amendment Act 2008 Re: Class 3 Insurers

Synopsis: The Insurance Amendment Act 2008 (the “Amendment Act”), is expected to come into force shortly and makes a number of important changes in the way Class 3 Bermuda insurers are classified and regulated. This memorandum summarises briefly the key … Continue reading

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Incorporation and Licensing of Insurance Companies in Bermuda – February 2008

Synopsis: The Bermuda insurance industry has its origins in the late 1940s but rapid development only started to take place with the advent of the captive insurance company, the first truly Bermudian insurance product, developed by Fred Reiss the creator … Continue reading

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Bermuda Rent-A-Captive Arrangements – 2007

Introduction This article considers the state of the rent-a-captive market in Bermuda and considers how Bermuda facilitates participation in rent-a-captive arrangements. Bermuda has been and continues to be the world’s leading captive and rent-a-captive insurance domicile since the captive concept … Continue reading

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