The IMS Group

The IMS Group consists of several operating companies, all under common ownership, with The IMS Group Ltd. being the ultimate holding company.  Having been in business since 1974, The IMS Group of companies has always been seen as a pioneer in the Cayman Islands, having formed one of the first Cayman hedge funds;  being the first provider of professional independent directors to Cayman Funds; forming one of the first Cayman captive insurance companies and incorporating thousands of Cayman companies along the way.

Our main operating companies are as follows:

  1. International Management Services Ltd (IMS)

    IMS holds an unrestricted trust license, an insurance manager’s licence and a fund administrator’s licence.  Our fund directors are all registered as Professional Directors in Cayman under the Directors Registration and Licensing Law.

  2. IMS Fund Services Ltd. (IMSFS)

    IMSFS was formed to provide various services to Cayman domiciled fund entities.

  3. Corporate Filing Services Ltd. & SH Corporate Services Ltd. (CFS & SHCS respectively)

    CFS & SHCS operate solely to provide incorporation, registered office and other statutory corporate services  to Cayman companies and limited partnerships.

  4. IMS Ship Registration & Management Ltd. (IMSSRM)

    IMSSRM was formed to operate to register vessels and provide vessel management services.

Why Use IMS?

Professionally Qualified & Experienced Individuals

  • Chartered Accountants, Lawyers, Chartered Secretaries, Chartered Financial Analysts and Trust & Estate Practitioners.
  • Over 200 years of collective experience in the financial services industry.
  • Founding members of the Cayman Islands Directors Association.
  • Founding members of AIMA(Cayman Islands).

Responsive & Accessible Service

  • Team response provides professional back-up, assisted by the IMS clerical and IT support staff, designed to ensure continuity of services.

Efficient & Effective Service

  • Considered application of knowledge and expertise to any given circumstance.

Dedicated Service

  • Senior staff retain control of process from inception onwards

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