Captive Insurance

Eight Club London - Tuesday 09 April

Captive Insurance

Captive Insurance 1

Company Law 2

  1. The final choice a risk manager will make in respect to the establishment of a captive insurance company is its domicile – the jurisdiction in which it is incorporated (and, often, tax resident) - but the choice remains an important one if the captive insurance company is to achieve its objectives and those of its parent. Guernsey boasts a business-friendly environment in which to domicile a captive insurance company with a tax neutral environment, pragmatic regulator and risk-based solvency regime, and a wealth of expertise and experience on which to draw.
  2. Guernsey is a popular jurisdiction in which to incorporate companies for use on a wide range of transactions, including investment funds, private equity, structured finance and securitisations. Along with providing an at-a-glance comparison of company law in Guernsey, Jersey, the British Virgin Islands and the Cayman Islands, this guide sets out the types of company available under Guernsey law, and the basic principles of Guernsey law in respect of companies.