HSM is thrilled to have once again participated in the annual Cayman Islands Further Education Centre (CIFEC) Career Fair, which took place on 21 September 2018. The fair allows the opportunity for students to present their résumé and learn more Read more +
The HSM Group is now promoting the addition of Family Law to its suite of legal services. Led by Senior Associate Kerrie Cox, the matrimonial team will cover all aspects of divorce and finance, in addition to private/public child law. Read more +
Suneeta Lee is well on her way to become a qualified attorney in the Cayman Islands and has been employed by the HSM Group for one year now. As part of her articles, Suneeta has been undergoing a rigorous training Read more +
The Cayman Islands has welcomed more than 1.3 million tourists by air and sea in the first six months of 2018, according to the Cayman Islands Department of Tourism. This number is on track to beat last year’s record-breaking statistic Read more +
STEP TQR: Cayman Foundation v Star Trust
HSM’s Robert Mack, Head of Private Client & Trusts, explores the main uses of a Cayman Islands Foundation Company (FC). Including succession planning, charitable/philanthropic and commercial applications. Further, the various ‘actors’ in an FC are detailed and their roles explained. The strengths and weaknesses of an FC are compared and contrasted with those of Cayman Islands trusts, including private purpose/STAR trusts.
Source – STEP Trust Quarterly Review, June 2018: www.Step.org/TQR