PIPA: What You Need to Know

The Personal Information Privacy Act (PIPA) is expected to come into effect this year. PIPA will impose obligations on organizations using personal information in Bermuda. Under PIPA, personal information means any data about an identified or identifiable individual. If a company holds personal information about customer or employees, there are obligations in the Act that… READ MORE

Oyster Sponsors 100 Women in Finance “Seaside Chat with Meredith Whitney”

On February 15, 2018 Oyster Consulting (Bermuda) Ltd. jointly sponsored with the Bermuda Business Development Agency (BDA) an education and networking session, “A Seaside Chat with Meredith Whitney.” Professionals from Bermuda’s finance, reinsurance and financial services industries heard what Whitney and host Fiona Luck consider essential for women to achieve their professional goals. The event… READ MORE

Oyster’s Morrison a Panelist in HFM Week Special Report – Bermuda 2017

Oyster Consulting (Bermuda) Managing Director Alison Morrison is a featured panelists in the HFM Week’s Special Report, Bermuda 2017.  Alison, Scott Burns (The Horseshoe Group), and Craig Bridgewater (KPMG) discussed Bermuda’s continuing rise as a strong domicile. Excerpts – “Bermuda as a jurisdiction is constantly looking for ways to improve and enhance our product offerings… READ MORE

100 Women in Finance Gala Benefits Bermuda’s Centre Against Abuse

Overlooking the America’s Cup Village, the Bermuda branch of 100 Women in Finance hosted a gala to benefit the Centre Against Abuse, which provides crises support services to adult victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Oyster Consulting’s Alison Morrison, a founding member of the Bermuda branch of 100 Women in Finance, co-chaired the event. … READ MORE

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

Oyster Consulting (Bermuda) Presents AML Lecture: Designated Non-Financial Businesses & Professions

Oyster Consulting (Bermuda) Ltd. lecture focused on the Designated Non-Financial Businesses & Professions impacted by the 2016 Proceeds of Crime Amendment Oyster Consulting (Bermuda) Ltd Consultant Henry M. Komansky, J.D., presented another in his very popular series of lectures on 2nd November 2016 discussing the Designated Non-Financial Businesses & Professions impacted by the changes to… READ MORE

Oyster Consultants to Speak at WAIS (Bermuda) Conference

Oyster Managing Director Hank Sanchez and Consultant Henry Komansky will be panelists at the World Alternative Investment Summit (WAIS) this week, held at the Fairmont Southampton Hotel in Southampton, Bermuda. Hank Sanchez will address the current SEC regulatory environment and anticipated rule changes on Friday during the Global and Bermuda Regulatory Debate panel. Hank brings… READ MORE