G20 and the offshore world: what bankers and professionals need to know
Stikeman Elliott's Richard Hay, head of the Private Capital Group, discusses the G20 meeting and considers the commercially important elements, the implications for offshore finance centres, the importance of lists, and what is next for the G20.
Richard Hay is head of the Private Capital Group in the London office of Stikeman Elliott, international lawyers that specialise in policy work and negotiations over tax information exchange and financial regulation.
Richard is also co-chairman of the STEP International Committee and received the 2008 STEP award for "Outstanding Contribution to the Profession".
The Investec Trust group of companies, part of the Investec Group, includes: Investec Trust (Jersey) Limited, regulated by the Jersey Financial Services Commission, registered number 58347, registered office One The Esplanade, St Helier, Jersey, JE2 3QA, Channel Islands; Investec Trust (Switzerland) SA, regulated by the Association Romande des Intermédiaires Financiers and a member of the Swiss Association of Trust Companies, registered office 3 Place des Bergues, 1201 Geneva, Switzerland; Investec Trust (Mauritius) Limited, regulated by the Mauritius Financial Services Commission, registered address Level 8C, Cyber Tower II, Ebene Cyber City, Mauritius; Investec Charitable Trustees (Proprietary) Limited, registered in South Africa with registration number 2011/008428/07, operates in conjunction with Investec Trust. Investec Charitable Trustees (Proprietary) Limited and Investec Trust (Mauritius) Limited are subsidiaries of Investec Limited which is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.