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  1. Penguin 2.0 Forewarning: The Google Perspective on Links

    So you write a decent article on the best golf courses in Bermuda. First and foremost, I don't work for Google. This article represents my opinions, but my company has worked on helping large numbers of sites get Google penalties removed.

  2. Did $2 Billion in Google Tax Money Disappear in Bermuda Triangle?

    Google shifted $9.8 billion in revenue to Bermuda in order to avoid paying $2 billion in global taxes, Bloomberg reported. The techniques involve sending profits through an Irish subsidiary to a Dutch firm which sends the revenue to another Irish...

  3. The Growing Importance of International Mobile Search

    An interesting anomaly that Google unearthed was that tablet searches outnumbered smartphone searches on several island nations such as Bermuda and the Cayman Islands. English is still the most commonly used language online but it still represents...

  4. Bermuda to emphasise regulatory strengths in bid to gain more hedge fund business

    The BMA has a strong reputation for regulation and is seen to impose a higher standard of supervision and oversight than its counterparts in rival offshore jurisdictions.Setting up a fund vehicle in Bermuda is a relatively straightforward process.

  5. Limited opportunities for expansion

    These points of tension reach a critical stage in a crisis, such as during a recession,” points out Briant.His colleague Dawn Griffiths in Bermuda agrees. “Law firms themselves are unlikely to diversify from the provision of legal advice and...

  6. Making a good match

    Undoubtedly, a lenient tax regime is also an important consideration in choosing a jurisdiction for a hedge fund.Time to market, regulatory framework, the country’s and regulator’s reputation, the tax regime, investor protection, the...

  7. Disputes spotlight ways to deal with illiquid assets

    The use of side pockets has not yet been rigorously tested in the offshore courts, note Tania Dons and Richard Finlay at Conyers Dill Some guidance on the suspension of redemptions and the status of investors following the redemption date has...

  8. Staying afloat

    It is here where gates and the temporary suspension of redemptions may be appropriate,” Briant concludes.In the Bermuda office Dawn Griffiths says clients need to ensure careful management of investor expectations and “seek restructuring solutions...

  9. Investors show more diligence

    This greater scrutiny is not having any particular negative impact on properly structured hedge funds, other than the time required to demonstrate to the investors that the hedge fund is properly structured.At Conyers’ Bermuda office Dawn...

  10. Martin Currie Absolute Return Fund - Japan Fund: Martin Currie Investment Management

    Domicile: Bermuda Disappointment seems to be the word most used when describing Japan. Numerous promises of economic change ended with little or nothing changed. Now, however, there is an air of optimism and a solid conviction that this time there...

  11. BVI hedge funds Industry faces challenges

    The list also includes the Cayman Islands, the Bahamas and Bermuda. Managers and administrators are also obliged to ensure adequate staff training on AML compliance and are required to have an independent audit function for KYC and AML compliance...

  12. On the move

    He was previously a portfolio manager for the Osmium Special Situations Fund, a global event-driven fund managed out of Bermuda. People The Singapore Exchange (SGX) has promoted Benjamin Foo to head of operations, effective March 1.

  13. Google Launches Google Map Maker

    Currently it's possible to build maps in Cyprus, Iceland, Pakistan, Vietnam and the Caribbean nations of: Antigua & Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Grenada, Jamaica, Netherlands Antilles, St.

  14. MF Global hit by rogue trading

    LONDON & BERMUDA - Another rogue trading scandal has taken place at futures broker MF Global. A US-based broker at the firm, headquarted in Bermuda, exceeded his personal account ceiling before losing $141.5 million on unauthorised wheat futures.

  15. FSA to have new market abuse powers

    In addition to the HBOS rumours, recent rogue trader scandals at French bank Société Génerale and Bermuda broker MF Global have highlighted the huge risks of financial crime. Daily news headlines LONDON – The UK Financial Services Authority (FSA...

  16. Good value for Nedgroup

    Yes, it is a lower-cost jurisdiction than the Channel Islands, certainly much cheaper than Cayman or Bermuda and this is an important factor. In the late 1980s Andrew Lodge, now managing director (Isle of Man and London) of Nedgroup Investments, a...