Tag: Economic indicators

The Panama Papers: More innuendo, less fact

Panama has been very strong in its opposition to the OECD, and it is now paying the price

/ April 8, 2016

Would the real tax havens please stand up?

The Caribbean continues to be branded as the home of tax evaders, money launderers and terrorism financiers, but even its accusers know better

/ March 2, 2016

Jamaica’s opposition wins general election as voters tire of austerity

Andrew Holness becomes Jamaica's Prime Minister-elect after narrowly edging out incumbent Prime Minister, Portia Simpson-Miller

/ February 26, 2016

Caribbean citizenship by investment: Lucrative, but at what cost?

Citizenship-by-investment programmes remain controversial, but the revenue potential is enticing. The challenge will be to mitigate the severe reputational risks inherent in the schemes.

/ February 5, 2016

How compliance regulations are hurting the Caribbean’s indigenous banks

With international banks withdrawing from correspondent banking with small states, the threat to the Caribbean's indigenous banks and the private sector is dire

/ January 13, 2016

What a new democratic challenge to Chavismo means for PetroCaribe

What's next for the Caribbean when the opposition takes control of Venezuela's National Assembly?

/ December 22, 2015