The blockchain that underpins digital currency transactions has multiple applications in the business world. Companies and investors are seeking ways to capitalize on the opportunities presented by new technologies and innovative structures are evolving all the time.

Fintech, insurtech, blockchain and smart contracts are not just the buzzwords of the moment, but the foundation on which the businesses of the future will be built.

Forward-looking governments are working to create the regulatory framework for vehicles using new technologies. For example, the Bermuda Government is moving swiftly to make the Island a leading blockchain jurisdiction.

Advantages of Establishing Offshore

Conyers is well placed to provide legal expertise for clients looking to establish entities involving digital assets and blockchain technology, who want to take advantage of the benefits that come with using an offshore structure in one of our jurisdictions. These benefits include:

  • Tax-neutral platform
  • Business-friendly government
  • Sound legislative and judicial system
  • Experienced, professional advisory and support services

Legal Services for Digital Assets

Conyers’ corporate practice is a leading provider of offshore legal services to many of the world’s top corporations, including Fortune 100 and FTSE 100 companies, as well as SMEs and start-ups. We have the expertise to assist clients who are developing businesses involving digital assets such as cryptocurrencies and digital tokens, or looking to invest in the sector. Our experienced team of attorneys understand the legal, regulatory and commercial issues that affect clients doing business in this fast-changing arena.

Our dedicated team of attorneys can assist with:

  • Incorporating or establishing of digital asset related entities or issuers;
  • Structuring, financing and operating fintech and blockchain entities;
  • Advising on token sales and ICOs;
  • Providing registered office, corporate director and secretarial services, as well as specialised company management services

Contacts

Chris Garrod

Director, Insurance and Technology

Bermuda

Robert J.D. Briant

Partner, Head of BVI Corporate Practice

British Virgin Islands

Robert Lindley

Partner, Head of Cayman & BVI Private Client & Trust

British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands

Preetha Pillai

Director, Head of Singapore office

Singapore

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