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G7 Ise-Shima Leaders' Declaration

On 26-27 May, Japan hosted the meeting of the G7 leaders. The summit focused on the global economy, foreign policy and the migration and refugee crisis.

The leaders addressed major global economic and political challenges. They affirmed that global growth…

Associates in Captive Insurance (ACI) Designee

The Bahamas has its first ACI Designee. Anastasia Campbell, Partner at Graham Thompson, has completed the globally recognised and respected Associate in Captive Insurance (ACI) designation programme offered by the International Center for Captive Insurance Education (ICCIE).

In 2013, the…

Conclusions: EU Anti-Tax Avoidance Proposals

The EU Council has adopted conclusions on the third country aspects of the…

Winning the Tax Wars: Global Solutions for Developing Countries

The World Bank is hosting this 1½ day conference, May 23-24 at its Preston Auditorium, to discuss the issues around global “tax wars” affecting developing countries, draw on related areas in global taxation and shed light on topics that need more analytical work. It will feature…

CPA Canada Recognised in The Bahamas

The Bahamas Institute of Chartered Accountants (BICA) now recognises the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) as an approved professional body. The BICA Act provides terms and conditions for qualified CPA Canada professionals…

BISX Executive Speaks at CGSR Conference in The Bahamas

Chief Operating Officer of The Bahamas International Securities Exchange (BISX), Mr. Holland Grant, took part in the 12th Annual Conference and Workshop organised by the Caribbean Group of Securities Regulators and hosted by The Securities Commission of The Bahamas.

The conference, which…