Australia Defies Cayman Court Ruling

An Australian court has defied a Cayman judgment that tax information unlawfully handed over by the Cayman Islands Tax Information Authority should be returned and not used in Australian tax evasion proceedings.


Hong Kong Seeks Agreement With US over FATCA

The Securities and Futures Commission has confirmed Hong Kong is one of 80 countries globally currently in negotiations with the US over its controversial FATCA law.


SEBI Inks Info-Exchange Pacts with 31 European Regulators

For a greater oversight of hedge funds and other Alternative Investment Funds (AIFs) with cross-border presence, SEBI has reached regulatory cooperation and information exchange pacts with its counterparts in 31 European countries.