BFSB & Minister Symonette Visits Swiss Financial Institutions with a Presence in The Bahamas and Hosts Bahamas Forum in London

December 6, 2018By @BahamasFSBBFSB News, Events, Government, Industry News, Members in the News

Hon. Brent Symonette, Minister of Financial Services, Immigration, Trade and Industry recently  along with Tanya McCartney, CEO and Executive Director of The Bahamas Financial Services Board , Mr. Michael Paton, Deputy Chairman of the Securities Commission of the Bahamas and past Chairman of BFSB, Mr. Ivan Hooper , Co-Chairman of The Association of International Banks … Read More

Bahamas Landfall: London

August 14, 2018By @BahamasFSBBFSB, Events

Spotlight on The Bahamas 29th November, 0830 am, London Hedgeweek in partnership with the Bahamas Financial Services Board will be hosting an exclusive event at the Reform Club, Central London. The event, entitled The Bahamas: The Clear Choice for Investment & Financial Services – will run from 8.30am to 10.30am and will showcase the jurisdiction … Read More

IBFS 2018 A Great Success

March 5, 2018By @BahamasFSBBFSB News, Education & Training, Events, Industry News, Private Wealth Management, Tax Co-operation, Tax Cooperation

This year the Bahamas Financial Services Board hosted its annual International Business and Finance Summit in conjunction with Bahamas Briefing on March 1st and March 2nd at the Baha Mar Convention Center. At the Bahamas Briefing international intermediaries got an opportunity to see and hear why the Bahamas is the jurisdiction of choice as local … Read More

BFSB Hosts Fintech 101 Seminar

January 25, 2018By @BahamasFSBBFSB News, Events, Featured, Industry News

On January 24, 2018 The Bahamas Financial Services Board (BFSB) and ALIV partnered to host a financial technology (FINTECH) seminar at The British Colonial Hilton. The event was well attended with over 170 persons representing over fifty member firms. In November 2017, BFSB created a FINTECH Working Group to explore the opportunities for the financial … Read More

HALF DAY WORKSHOP – GLOBAL TAX ENFORCEMENT

November 20, 2017By @BahamasFSBEvents, Industry News

BFSB will be hosting a half day workshop at The Melia Nassau Beach Resort on Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 from 8:00am to 2:00pm. WHAT WILL BE COVERED IN THE HALF DAY WORKSHOP? Global tax enforcement environment beyond technical compliance with FATCA and the CRS; Using the guidance from the U.K. Criminal Finances Act to establish … Read More