Curacao administrators best in hedge funds

For the second consecutive year, Curacao administrators of hedge funds turned out to be the best among their colleagues in 17 geographical locations worldwide. On a scale of 1 to 7 (where 1 is unacceptable and 7 is excellent), Curacao scored 6.58, followed by the administrators of San Francisco (USA) with the score of 6.37. The British Channel Islands scored the lowest with a score of 4.34.

Hedge Funds are investment products for well-to-do individuals and institutional investors. By managing the funds very aggressively and ingeniously, they are trying to receive as much return as possible against as little risk as possible under the circumstances.

Of the 56 service providers that qualified for being considered for the Global Custodian 2008 Hedge Fund Administration Survey, 39 had enough votes to participate. Per category investment strategy, location, and managed capital, several numbesr of a minimum required votes, apply. Customers give a mark for 12 service provider areas, including relation management, investment services, information to fund-managers, tax processing, and so on. The final scores are rolled out based on different benchmarks.

(Source: National Newspaper Amigoe)

August 27, 2008

Signing legal status of police declared invalid

PHILIPSBURG–Members of the different labour unions were updated about the approved 2019 budget during an informative meeting on Monday, July 8, held by the unions Nationale Algemene Politie Bond (NAPB), Windward Islands Civil Service Union/Private Sector Union (WICSU/PSU) and Algemene Bond van Overheidspersoneel (ABVO) for all members.

Minister Andin Bikker van Aruba bezoekt Hof van Justitie op Curacao

WILLEMSTAD - Minister van Justitie en Immigratie van Aruba, Andin Bikker, heeft donderdag 11 juli een bezoek gebracht aan het Hof in Curaçao. Hij werd daarbij vergezeld door Adviseur Algemene en Juridische Zaken Milko Baiz.

Nederland grijpt in op Curacao middels aanwijzing

Aanwijzing en onderlinge regeling moeten Curaçao er financieel bovenop helpen
DEN HAAG/WILLEMSTAD - De Rijksministerraad heeft op voorstel van staatssecretaris Knops van Binnenlandse Zaken en Koninkrijkrelaties een besluit tot een aanwijzing aan de regering van Curaçao genomen.