Fund domiciles in 2021: Cayman Islands

by Krystal Scanlon 7 October 2021

Pros Familiar with LPs
Cons Private funds only just coming under regulation
Need to know Well regarded in terms of skills and talent

Key statistics
As of 30 June 2021:

13,820 Total private funds registered
Source: Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (CIMA)

70% of non-US domiciled AIFs managed by US SEC-registered advisors domiciled in Cayman.
Source: Cayman Finance

Recent developments

In February 2020, Cayman Islands Government passed the Private Funds Law 2020 (PFL 2020), which addressed the EU’s concerns for collective investment funds.

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