Quantcast

Latest Offshore finance Stories

2014-06-17 23:15:12

Collaboration designed to help governments deliver services with greater agility and transparency The Woodlands, TX (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 Integris Applied, a sourcing advisory firm, and Set Consulting, a strategic advisory firm focused on the government sector, today announced a formal partnership designed to assist government entities transition to more agile and transparent delivery models. The partnership is a logical outgrowth of the collaborative work undertaken by the two firms, as...

2014-06-03 08:27:05

NEW YORK, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second time this year, DMS Offshore Investment Services (DMS), the world's largest fund governance firm, has been recognized for the quality of its regulatory advisory services by the readers of Hedgeweek, the influential international hedge funds magazine. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140602/93406 DMS was awarded "Best Offshore Regulatory Advisory Firm" in the 2014 Hedgeweek U.S. Awards at a ceremony held in New York City on...

2014-04-29 12:34:44

Advocates Urge Legislators to pass "Hospital Profit Transparency and Fairness Act" BOSTON, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- At a State House press conference today, advocates presented lists of over 40 Massachusetts hospitals with money stored in offshore accounts (see list at the end of this release) and urged legislators to demand greater transparency in hospital finances by passing The Hospital Profit Transparency & Fairness Act (H3844). The initiative petition will...

2014-04-17 23:03:32

New legislation has passed in the Vermont State Legislature updating the state's captive law. The new law, which takes effect immediately, amends the reciprocal insurer section and creates a new “dormant” status for captives. Montpelier, VT (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin signed new legislation passed in the State Legislature updating Vermont’s captive law, amending the reciprocal insurer section and creating a new “dormant” status for captives. The...

2014-04-11 10:55:02

New study puts a cost on 'round-tripping,' a method investors use to avoid the tax collector Tax evasion is widely assumed to be an eternal problem for governments — but how widespread is it? For the first time, a new study, co-authored by an MIT professor, has put a cost on a particular kind of tax evasion, known as "round-tripping," that the U.S. government has been trying to thwart. In round-tripping, U.S. investors move funds to offshore tax havens, then invest in U.S. equity and...

2014-03-20 04:22:47

LOS ANGELES, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Wolfe Law Group is pleased to announce the launch of their new website: IRSOffshoreTaxEvasion.com. The new website is designed to help the estimated 10 million US taxpayers with undisclosed, offshore accounts which will be subject to IRS reporting by the implementation of FATCA (Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act). Beginning July 1, 2014 up to 400,000 Foreign Financial Institutions will have to disclose their US account holders or suffer...

2014-03-04 08:28:16

GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DMS Offshore Investment Services (DMS), the world's largest fund governance firm, has won the 2014 Best Offshore Advisory Firm Award from the influential international hedge funds magazine, Hedgeweek. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140304/NY76029 DMS was selected through a poll of the magazine's readers and the firm had no part in soliciting the award. More than 2,600 persons took part in the voting. Hedgeweek's...

2014-01-31 23:04:59

April Event Expected to Sell Out Hotel Nashville, TN (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 SIG, the premier membership organization for sourcing, procurement and outsourcing executives, today announces a robust agenda at their Global Summit in Nashville taking place April 1-3, 2014. The Omni Nashville Hotel where the event is taking place, is expected to sell out. The premium line-up of content includes keynote sessions on the economy, innovation, talent management, outsourcing and supplier...

2014-01-27 12:26:25

The Mainland's Tax Commissioner Plans to Increase Transparency NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In an article published by South China Morning Post, Caplin & Drysdale's Elan P. Keller discusses China's plans to increase their cooperation with tax authorities and to push for greater transparency among all nations to reduce tax evasion. "This is catching on globally, and many other jurisdictions, such as China, are realizing the importance of greater tax transparency," said...

2014-01-23 23:21:06

Three-part Series Highlights Opportunities, Challenges and Solutions for this Critical Economic Issue Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 Information Technology sector jobs in this country are booming, which is expected to continue to be a long-term trend. For example, the U.S. Department of Labor estimates that in the next seven years, the more than 480,000 current computer systems analysts jobs will grow by 20 to 28 percent. Yet, the reality is that there is an IT skills gap in this...


Word of the Day
baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
Related