BVI Tells Latin America ‘Financial Services Supports World Economy’

Monday, 30 May 2016 - 12:15pm

The BVI has highlighted the positive role of financial services and deepened its international cooperation with Latin America and the Caribbean at the 36th Session of the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (UN ECLAC).

BVI Announces Position On Beneficial Ownership Information Exchange

Wednesday, 11 May 2016 - 5:30pm

As the Anti-Corruption Summit takes place in London today, the Territory is putting forward its proposal for a workable solution for global standards for beneficial ownership, which balances the need for both appropriate levels of privacy and transparency.

Lorna Smith Appointed Interim Executive Director Of BVI Finance

Wednesday, 11 May 2016 - 1:45pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands has announced the appointment of Mrs. Lorna Smith, OBE as the Interim Executive Director of BVI Finance with effect from May 11 to December 31.

BVI Forward Panel On Spotlight Television Show Tonight

Tuesday, 10 May 2016 - 11:00am

The Financial Services Implementation Unit (FSIU) takes its public awareness and education campaign to the Spotlight television show on JTV, Channel 55 tonight.

BVI Forward Endorses Mourant Ozannes Scholarship Programme

Friday, 29 April 2016 - 9:45am

The Financial Services Implementation Unit (FSIU) commends the firm, Mourant Ozannes for its recent announcement of a Legal Scholarship Programme which will benefit BVIslanders.

Administrative Officer/Personal Assistant to the Executive Director

Role Summary

The successful applicant will assist in the activities of the department to ensure effective information dissemination.

Main Responsibliities

Statement By Government Of The British Virgin Islands On ICIJ Leak Of ‘Panama Papers’

Tuesday, 5 April 2016 - 1:30pm

The Government of the British Virgin Islands is very concerned by the issues that the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) report raises, particularly regarding alleged abuse or misuse of BVI structures. 

BVI Forward Communications Campaign Kicks Into High Gear

Tuesday, 5 April 2016 - 10:00am

The Financial Services Implementation Unit (FSIU) is moving its BVI Forward education and awareness campaign into high gear.

Extension Of Reporting Deadline For UK CDOT Or UK FATCA Filings

Friday, 1 April 2016 - 1:00pm

BVI Financial Institutions (BVIFIs) are notified that the BVI Financial Account Reporting System (BVIFARS) will be ready to accept UK CDOT or UK FATCA filings by Monday, May 2. 

BVI Financial Institutions Reminded Of FATCA Reporting Obligations

Thursday, 10 March 2016 - 9:00am

The Government of the Virgin Islands remains committed to ensuring that financial institutions in the Territory adhere to established international standards. 

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