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Brazil Investment Summit

The Bahamas will be front-and-centre at the Brasil Investment Summit 2013 (BIS) which takes place April 17-18 in Sao Paulo. With the Bahamas Financial Services Board (BFSB) as the event’s Gold sponsor and its CEO and Executive Director, Aliya Allen, as chairperson for Day 1 of the conference, The Bahamas certainly will have the attention […]

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Turks and Caicos Islands

Turks and Caicos Islands

The two island groups are in the North Atlantic Ocean, southeast of the Bahamas, north of Hispaniola, and about 1,000 kilometers (620 mi) from Miami in the United States. The territory is geographically contiguous to the Bahamas, both comprising the Lucayan Archipelago, but is politically a separate entity. The Caicos Islands are separated by the […]

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British Colonies Braced For ‘Hurricane Brown’ Assault on Tax Evasion

Britain’s crown dependencies and overseas territories are scrambling to defend themselves against the latest rhetoric issued by high-tax countries. Supposedly ‘leading’ offshore centres are pleading for a more discriminate approach to distinguish themselves from the ‘dirtier’ unregulated tax havens. Geoff Cook of Jersey Finance, which represents the island’s financial industry, says: “The thing we worry […]

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Bill Cara

Cara Bahamas 2009 Conference

for Investors and Traders – March 28, 29, 30 Cara Trading Advisors (Bahamas) [CTAB] is currently earning clients excellent returns while applying proven risk management techniques to protect their assets, held in their own online accounts. I invite you to attend this tax-deductible international conference, held at the British Colonial Hilton, Nassau, and discover how […]

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Bahamas to Improve Private Trust Laws

Legislative amendments to allow for the formation of Private Trust Companies has been introduced in the Bahamas, Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Finance, Michael Halkitis has revealed. According to Halkitis, these amendments demonstrated the government’s “firm commitment to ensuring the delivery of superior financial services to local and international clients.” “This is a progressive step in […]

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The Truth About Offshore Investing

Offshore banking and investing is not littered with money laundering criminals, fraudsters, and tax evaders as many governments will have you believe. In respect to these types of crimes the reality is that there is infinitely more criminal activity onshore within their countries then there is offshore. There is a huge difference between those who […]

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Bahamas Backgammon Tournament

Bahamas Backgammon Tournament

Partygammon.Com Million is the Richest Backgammon Tournament in History Total prize pool over $1.2 million — winner to take home over $600,000. Nassau, Bahamas (PRWEB) January 24, 2007 — The inaugural PartyGammon.com Million, the world’s first ever million dollar backgammon tournament, at the famous Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island in The Bahamas, is underway with […]

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Bahamas Receives Favourable Report from Moody’s

Moody’s Investor Services latest Credit Opinion on the Bahamas has noted that official foreign exchange reserves remain ample relative to debt service requirements, despite a fall in the first ten months of last year. The report shows that the national budget was in a small surplus for the first 3 months of the 2006-2007 fiscal […]

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Teekay Offshore Partners IPO

Since we’ve been covering Marshall Islands lately, I thought it appropriate to add an excerpt from a press release from a Bahamas conglomerate (after completing an IPO on the NYSE), to demonstrate how they use Marshall Islands LLC’s…. Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. (NYSE:TOO), a Marshall Islands partnership recently formed by Teekay Shipping Corporation (NYSE:TK ), […]

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