Created Date:
10 May 2021

A guide to retail investment funds in the Cayman Islands: regulatory overview (PLC Chapter)

Lawyers from our investment funds practice have drafted the Cayman Islands chapter of PLC's retail investment funds guide, giving a high level overview of the jurisdiction.

Areas covered include:

  • Market structure 
  • Fund vehicles and structures
  • Regulatory framework and bodies
  • Marketing of funds
  • Managers and operators 
  • Assets portfolio
  • Investment and borrowing restrictions
  • Redemption of interests
  • Reporting requirements
  • Tax treatment
  • Reform

To read the full guide please use the download link on the right hand side of this page (or at the bottom if viewing on a mobile device). 

“Carey Olsen” in the Cayman Islands is the business name of Carey Olsen Cayman Limited, a body corporate recognised under the Legal Practitioners (Incorporated Practice) Regulations (as revised). The use of the title “Partner” is merely to denote seniority. Services are provided on the basis of our current terms of business.

CO Services Cayman Limited is regulated by the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority as the holder of a corporate services licence (No. 624643) under the Companies Management Act (as revised).

Please note that this briefing is intended to provide a very general overview of the matters to which it relates. It is not intended as legal advice and should not be relied upon as such. © Carey Olsen 2024