Governor-General Sir Colville Young and Chairman Joel Nagel Announce Establishment of BAPA

Chairman Joel Nagel and Sir Colville YoungWhile Belize is known for many things such as its beautiful beaches and strategically located financial institutions, it tends to be less known for classical music performances—until now. Belize Governor-General  Sir Colville Young recently joined Caye International Bank Chairman Joel Nagel to announce the launch of a collaborative effort to bring first-class music education and performances to Belize through the establishment of the Belize Academy of the Performing Arts (BAPA).

The goal of BAPA is to expose Belizeans to musical excellence and engender not only an appreciation for classical music but also an interest in learning and developing local musical talent. Read the rest of this entry »

What are the Advantages and Disadvantages of Offshore Banking?

Offshore Banking in BelizeOffshore banking continues to gain in popularity. In decades past, it was viewed as something reserved for skilled financial experts, big corporations, or the uber-wealthy.

Today, the opportunity to bank offshore or internationally is more accessible than ever. While it has many advantages, there are also some drawbacks worth considering. Take a closer look at the pros and cons of offshore banking. Read the rest of this entry »

Understand the Differences Between Retail and Offshore Private Banks

Offshore Private Banking in BelizeMany people don’t put too much thought into the diverse types of banks that exist. They simply want to know their money is safe and that they can access it when needed.

While the word bank can be a generalized term, it is important to recognize how different banks can be. This is especially true if you’re looking for an international or offshore bank which provides sophisticated banking and investment services for individuals as opposed to an onshore retail bank that focuses on the general consumer. Read the rest of this entry »

How to Open an Offshore Banking Account

How do I open an offshore bank accountSome people mistakenly believe that opening an offshore bank account is incredibly challenging. In reality, it is remarkably similar to opening up like any other traditional bank account.

Banking offshore provides account holders with several important benefits. That’s why it’s worth learning what you need to know in order to open your account in the correct way. Read the rest of this entry »

Banking and Business Laws in Belize

What are the banking and business laws in BelizeAs more people look to make smart decisions about their money, offshore banking strategies rise to the top of the options list. Whether you’re planning to retire internationally, invest overseas, or move your business offshore, banks in Belize can be a smart choice.

Thanks to banking laws in Belize, there is an inviting financial climate for investors and account holders from around the world. Take a closer look at some of the many banking and business laws in Belize that could be of benefit to you and your investments.  Read the rest of this entry »

How Safe is Offshore Banking?

Safe Offshore Banking BelizeFor a number of reasons, offshore banking is a popular option for individuals and businesses around the world. Banking offshore can provide greater privacy, it can help you reduce your rates of taxation, and it can diversify your portfolio.

Despite these and other benefits, a lot of people still wonder whether offshore banking is safe. That’s a perfectly reasonable question. Fortunately, the answer is that offshore banking is safe. However, there are some ways that you can help ensure your financial safety when you bank offshore.  Read the rest of this entry »

Caye International Bank Receives Award at Gala

Luigi Wewege - SVP of Caye receiving Best Private Bank in Belize Award for 2019 from Global Finance publisher Joseph D. Giarraputo at The Harvard ClubCaye International Bank has been named the Best Private Bank in Belize for 2019. This marks the second consecutive year that this leading offshore banking institution has received the honor from Global Finance Magazine, a leading authority on the international banking community.

The award denotes the preeminent position of Caye International Bank in the global financial marketplace and its unequaled commitment to customer service. Read the rest of this entry »

Understanding Offshore Banking for Expats

Offshore Banking for ExpatsAn expat, or expatriate, is anyone who is not currently living in their native country. If you’re an expat, then you probably live and work overseas. That means that you’ll also need to consider banking offshore.

Offshore banking can be different for expats, because you might reside in the country where you want to bank. Fortunately, there are plenty of advantages to doing exactly that.

Take a look at the benefits of offshore banking for expats, what you’ll need to know, and what it takes to get started.  Read the rest of this entry »

How to Start Investing Offshore

Investing Offshore in BelizeOffshore investing offers a number of impressive benefits. Whether you’re gearing up for retirement, planning for your future, or considering business expansion, you might be ready to take the next step toward investing offshore. Offshore investments can be beneficial for all types of people, and there is no limit to how you can use these investments to your advantage. 

Often, the hardest part about investing offshore is knowing how to get started. If you’ve made up your mind and you’re ready to begin investing internationally, this guide can help you begin the next phase of your financial journey.  Read the rest of this entry »

Caye International Bank, Chaired by Joel Nagel, Named Best Private Bank in Belize for 2019

Best Private Bank Award Global Finance MagazineGlobal Finance Magazine has named Caye International Bank as one of the World’s Best Private Banks for the second year running. The financial institution was named the Best Private Bank in Belize based on a range of factors that included recommendations from top analysts, public filings, company documents, and sources within the financial industry.

As a leading offshore bank located on Ambergris Caye island in Belize, Caye International Bank offers exceptional customer service and professional financial services for investors from around the world.  Read the rest of this entry »