4 Welcome to the 2016 Edition5 Message from the Prime Minister7 A Bright Future for the International Business Sector8 Double Taxation Agreements and Bilateral Investment Treaties ... the Barbados Advantage8 Making Things Happen ­ Manufacturing in Barbados10 Opportunities to Issue Securities under the Private Placement Regime in Barbados10 From Script to Screen11 The Future of Double Taxation and Tax Information Exchange Agreements ­ a Barbados Perspective12 Residence for High Net Worth Individuals ... What Barbados Offers 13 Transfer Pricing in Barbados Today and in the Future14 Domestic Tax Laws Can Work Well for Foreign Investors15 Award Winning Architect Chooses Barbados16 The Changing Environment of Cross-Jurisdictional Business17 Ten Reasons to Choose Barbados18 A New Take on 'Substance' 19 Opportunities for Combined Barbados-Panama SolutionsSponsors20 The Changing Tide of Cuba-USA Relations and Resulting Opportunities for Barbados 21 Corporate Social Responsibility in Barbados ­ How it Makes a Difference22 Trust ­ The Key to Barbados' Success as a Financial Centre23 The Rise of the Independent Asset Manager24 Why Form a Captive Insurance Company in Barbados?25 Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture in Barbados26 Strategic Captive Management Using Analytics 28 Barbados' Financial Services Commission ­ a Credit to the Sector 30 Building Wealth ­ the Benefits of Global Diversification in Investment Portfolios32 Reserved Powers Trusts and Private Trust Companies in Barbados33 The Benefits of the Family Office34 ... and so much More36 International Banking ­ Full Transparency Required37 Adding Value to Captives whilst Retaining Liquidity in a Low Interest Rate Environment38 Managing Wealth in BarbadosBarbados International Finance & Business magazine is a publication of Invest Barbados. Invest Barbados is grateful to the international business community and the service providers for their support on the editorial committee and in contributing articles. We also thank the following sponsors: International BusinessBrookfield International Bank Inc. Chancery Chambers Delany LawDeloitte & Touche Ernst and Young First Provider Goldstream Management Services Ltd. KPMG PricewaterhouseCoopersInternational Insurance CGE International Services Ltd.Global Re SCCMarsh Canada LimitedUSA Risk Group Wealth Management CIBC FirstCaribbean International BankCidel Bank & TrustDGM Financial GroupJ&T Bank and Trust Inc. ScotiabankContents
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