Foreign companies now permitted to re-domicile in Singapore

Shen Yang Lee, Casey G. Watters

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[Extract] Singapore made a number of substantial changes to its Companies Act (CAS) in 2017, extensively amending its insolvency regime, increasing transparency with respect to corporate control, and permitting companies to re-domicile to
Singapore. This note focuses on the re-domicile provision and discusses the potential implications, including the risk of forum shopping should foreign companies seek to avail themselves of the domestic insolvency regime.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)185-186
Number of pages2
JournalCompany Lawyer
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2018
Externally publishedYes


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