The Cayman Islands is the one of the most dynamic and sophisticated financial centers in the world, ranking number five directly after New York, London, Tokyo and Hong Kong. The financial services industry in the Cayman Islands is supported by all of the major accounting firms and sophisticated legal profession. Additional attributes are:
Auctus Funds GP LTD has chosen Cayman Islands because it is already well developed as an international financial center. For 25 years the government has welcome offshore business, and has created a world-standard regulatory structure to discourage money-laundering and other criminal activity. The Cayman Island has the largest offshore banking sector, and are second only to Bermuda as a captive insurance center. Mutual funds and Hedge funds have been a more recent success story, assisted by the establishment of a stock exchange. Trust management has always been a significant activity. The islands also offer a shipping registry. China´s explosive entry into world markets saw the Cayman Islands emerge as one of the primary routes for financial flows into and out of the Chinese mainland.
The Cayman Islands are the 5th largest banking center in the world, with $ 1.5 trillion in banking liabilities. There are 279 banks, 19 of which are licensed to conduct banking activities with domestic and international clients, the remaining 260 are licensed to operate on an international basis with only limited domestic activity. Financial services generated CI$ 1,2 billion of GDP (55% of the total economy), 36% of all employment and 40% of all government revenue. It has branches of 40% of the world´s 50 largest banks. There are number of services providers. These include global financial institutions as HSBC, UBS and Goldman Sachs; over 80 administrators, leading accountancy practices, and offshore law practices.