In recent years, the IMF has released a growing number of reports and other documents covering economic and financial developments and trends in member countries. Each report, prepared by a staff team after discussions with government officials, is published at the option of the member country.
1. No anti-money laundering regulations or guidelines in place for offshore financial institutions.
1. TaxationtreatiesbetweenSt. VincentandtheGrenadines and CARICOM countries have been in place for some time now. In February 2002, St Vincent and the Grenadines formally committed itself to the OECD’s principles of transparency and exchange of information in respect of tax matters. The country was removed from the OECD list of Harmful Tax Havens in March 2002.
Anti-money laundering guidelines were issued to all offshore financial institutions in