Oyster Consulting (Bermuda) Managing Director Alison Morrison Speaks at Opalesque Roundtable (Bermuda)

Oyster Consulting (Bermuda) Managing Director Alison Morrison recently participated in the 2016 Opalesque Roundtable (Bermuda).  The Opalesque Roundtable Series was begun as a collection of intelligence on the most important global hedge fund jurisdictions and players.  The Opalesque Bermuda Roundtable took place at the office of Bermuda Business Development Agency (BDA) in Hamilton with the following experts:… READ MORE

Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing Advisory Issued

  Last week Bermuda Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs Hon. Trevor Moniz, JP, MP issued an advisory about the risks in a number of jurisdictions stemming from inadequate systems and controls to combat money laundering and terrorist financing.  Details about these risks were provided by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) and the… READ MORE

Oyster Consulting (Bermuda) Ltd. Hosts Regulatory Compliance Seminar

Oyster Consulting (Bermuda) Ltd hosted its inaugural Regulatory Compliance Seminar on 26th July 2016. Panelists discussed changes to Bermuda’s Anti-Money Laundering/Anti-Terrorist Financing requirements, Cybersecurity and Conducting Investment Advisory Business in the U.S. “Over the past year,” said Oyster Consulting (Bermuda) Consultant Henry Komansky, “Bermuda has been updating its legislation to address gaps in the AML/ATF… READ MORE

Bermuda Welcomes Global Fund Administrator

Centaur Fund Services opened for business this week in Hamilton, Bermuda.  Already domiciled in London, Dublin and New York, the firm with $12 billion in Assets Under Management will use the island as a strategic base from which to service its global clients. “Bermuda’s location makes doing business with the US ideal,” said founding partner… READ MORE

Oyster Consultant Komansky, Panelist in HFM Week Special Report – Bermuda 2016

Oyster Consulting (Bermuda) Senior Consultant Henry Komansky is a featured panelist in the HFM Week’s Special Report, Bermuda 2016.  Henry, Sean Moran (BDA), Tonesan Amissah (Appleby), Ken Mahadeo ( Apex Fund Services) and Craig Bridgewater (KPMG) discussed Bermuda’s development as a domicile. “Bermuda continues to enhance its anti-money laundering/anti-terrorist financing regime with amendments to various… READ MORE

Oyster Consulting (Bermuda) Manager Continues Thought Leadership Role

The Regulatory Compliance Association (“RCA”) held its annual Symposium in Bermuda this month. A Women’s Summit was held prior to the Symposium’s Welcome Reception on Sunday evening.  Alison Morrison, Managing Director of the Oyster Consulting (Bermuda) office was a panelist on one of the two Women in Asset Management & Regulation panels during the afternoon. … READ MORE

Henry Komansky, JD of Oyster Consulting (Bermuda) Ltd. Presents Continuing Legal Education Lecture

Oyster Consulting (Bermuda) Ltd. lecture discussed Bermuda’s new Anti-Money laundering/Anti-Terrorist Finance audit requirements     Oyster Consulting (Bermuda) Ltd. Consultant Henry M. Komansky, J.D., presented his second CLE lecture to the Bermuda Bar Association on 6th April 2016 to discuss changes to Bermuda’s Anti-Money Laundering/Anti-Terrorist Financing requirements. On 1 January 2016, the long-pending Bermuda Proceeds of… READ MORE