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Beneficial ownership register rules updated (Royal Gazette, May 23, 2017)

Bermudian companies will have to update their beneficial ownership details if proposed changes are passed by Government.

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New rules seen hitting life insurers hardest (Royal Gazette, May 23, 2017)

New international rules on accounting standards will hit island life insurers harder than general insurers, professional services firm Deloitte said yesterday.

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Insurers face new accounting rules challenge (Royal Gazette, May 19, 2017)

New international accounting rules could affect the island's insurance industry as much as European Union Solvency II requirements, a professional services firm said yesterday.  Now PwC is to hold a live global seminar to highlight International Accounting Standard Board's new accounting standards, known as IFRS 17.

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Bloomberg: Bermuda helps fuel global growth (Royal Gazette, May 19, 2017)

Billionaire Michael Bloomberg told a gathering of senior US business leaders yesterday that Bermuda plays a special role in the global economy.  

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Global Atlantic said to weigh IPO this year (Royal Gazette, May 18, 2017)

New York (Bloomberg) - Bermudian-based insurer Global Atlantic Financial Group is weighing an initial public offering as soon as this year, according to people familiar with the matter.

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BILTIR members help students prepare for exams (Royal Gazette, May 17, 2017)

CedarBridge Academy students preparing for end-of-year exams received some extra help from the international business community.  A group of insurance professionals from the Bermuda International Long Term Insurers and Reinsurers association volunteered to hold a series of review sessions at the school during the past month.

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