STEP LatAm 2015

October 29, 2015By @BahamasFSBAsset Management, BFSB News, Industry News, Private Wealth Management

The 5th [STEP LatAm Conference](http://www.steplatamconference.com/) was held in Sao Paulo, Brazil on October 22–23. One of the largest of its kind in the hemisphere, the LatAm Conference is a gathering of the top professionals in the industries of international estate planning, trust and family governance. This year the conference hosted 350 delegates from 35 countries … Read More

LATAM Advisor: The Bahamas Will See Results With ICON

October 2, 2015By @BahamasFSBAsset Management, BFSB News, Industry News, Newsletter

Speaking at AIBT’s 2015 Nassau Conference held in Nassau, The Bahamas Horacio Woycnik, partner at Harney Westwood Reigels in Uruguay, congratulated The Bahamas on its foresight and engagement with Brazilian advisors in ICON’s development. ICON (the Bahamas Investment Condominium) is The Bahamas’ latest structure for the organization of investment funds, a contractual agreement between participants … Read More

Ocean Investments Resources Fund Limited Now Listed on BISX

September 8, 2015By @BahamasFSBAsset Management, BISX, Industry News, Securities Industry

The [Bahamas International Securities Exchange](http://www.bisxbahamas.com/) (BISX) has announced that shares of Ocean Investments Resources Fund Limited have successfully completed the BISX Mutual Fund Listing Process and have been added to the roster of funds listed on the Exchange. Ocean Investments Resources Fund Limited, an open-ended investment fund, is incorporated as an International Business Company and … Read More

AsiAmerica Fund Limited Listed on BISX

August 6, 2015By @BahamasFSBAsset Management, BISX, Industry News, Securities Industry

The [Bahamas International Securities Exchange](http://www.bisxbahamas.com) (BISX) has announced that the AsiAmerica Fund Limited successfully completed the BISX Mutual Fund Listing Process and has been added to the roster of funds listed on the Exchange. AsiAmerica Fund Limited is an open-ended investment fund, incorporated as an International Business Company under the laws of the Commonwealth of … Read More

IOSCO: Meeting the Challenges of a New Financial World

June 17, 2015By @BahamasFSBAsset Management, Industry News, Securities Industry

[The International Organization of Securities Commissions](http://www.iosco.org/) (IOSCO) met this week at its Annual Conference in London to progress its work across its policy, research, capacity building and co-operation agenda. IOSCO’s private meetings preceded public sessions focusing on the theme of Building a New Financial World which will focus on conduct standards, financial innovation and the … Read More

Emerging Energy Services Fund Listed on Exchange

June 17, 2015By @BahamasFSBAsset Management, BISX, Industry News, Members in the News

Open-ended Investment Fund Emerging Energy Services Fund Ltd has completed the BISX Mutual Fund Listing Process and has been added to the roster of funds listed on the Exchange. [The Winterbotham Trust Company Limited](http://www.winterbotham.com) served as the BISX Sponsor Member that brought this Fund to the Exchange, and has been appointed as the Administrator for … Read More

BISX – New Sponsor Member

April 22, 2015By @BahamasFSBAsset Management, BISX, Industry News

The Bahamas International Securities Exchange (BISX) has announced that Colonial Pension Services (Bahamas) Ltd. has been approved as a BISX Sponsor Member. BISX Sponsor Members are responsible for bringing mutual fund listings to the Exchange and acting as the first point of contact for mutual funds while they are engaged in the listing application process … Read More

Securities Commission of The Bahamas Signs Additional AIFMD MoUs

April 2, 2015By @BahamasFSBAsset Management, Industry News, International Issues

The Securities Commission of The Bahamas has signed Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) under the European Union’s (EU) Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) with the securities regulators of Cyprus, Austria and Spain. The Commission’s Chairman, Mrs. Tonya Bastian-Galanis, signed the agreements on the regulator’s behalf and this now brings the total number of AIMFD MoUs … Read More

BISX Attracts Additional Funds Listings

March 31, 2015By @BahamasFSBAsset Management, BISX, Industry News, Members in the News

The Bahamas International Securities Exchange (BISX) has approved the listing of two additional sub-funds under its Mutual Fund Listing facility for the Royal Fidelity Bahamas International Investment Fund: Royal Fidelity Bahamas International Investment Fund High Yield Income Fund and the Royal Fidelity Bahamas International Investment Fund Alternative Strategies Fund — both open-ended investment funds. Royal … Read More