77° F
Home / Deon Ebanks

Deon Ebanks


Mr Deon Ebanks is the Publisher and Executive Editor for The Cayman Reporter. Deon brings over 10 years business experience gained from working in the financial services and banking industry and advising and providing assurance services to clients of a Big Four accounting firm.


Articles by Deon Ebanks

Letting the cat out of the bag

During Monday night’s debate at the Legislative Assembly the Premier Hon Alden McLaughlin appeared to have let the cat out of the bag on the fragile state of the financial services industry. The debate that occurred was around a private members motion brought to the House by backbencher MLA Winston …

Read More »

US extradition expected for Webb this week

Former Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) Vice President Jeffrey Webb has accepted extradition to the United States to face soccer corruption charges brought by the US Department of Justice. According to international media, the Caymanian may be the first of the seven FIFA officials arrested in Zurich in May …

Read More »

Non-resident Court of Appeal Judges sworn in

On Wednesday 8 July, two Court of Appeal judges, Justices Sir Richard Field and the Hon. Dennis Morrison, which are new appointees, were sworn in by Acting Governor Franz. Manderson. The newly sworn judges, who began hearing cases this week, are non-resident judges, serving as and when required appointments announced, …

Read More »

The Premier “put a target on my back”

While we prefer to utilise our editorial/viewpoint space for more important and needed topics of discussion, such as the social and economic issues plaguing our country. We had to speak to the current drama between the Premier and the Cayman Compass publisher, who in his own words stated the Premier …

Read More »

Public discusses George Town development plans

By Rory McDonough There was a large turn out on Tuesday, 9 June for the Public Consultation of the current development plan for the extension of George Town’s port and cruise berthing facilities. There was a wide range of public representation – from George Town waterfront business owners, tour guides …

Read More »

The Cayman Reporter to become a daily newspaper

The Cayman Reporter has announced it will be increasing its print publication to become a daily newspaper beginning in July. Publisher for The Cayman Reporter, Mr Deon Ebanks stated, “Due to client demands and the recent change in government policy towards the [Cayman] Compass we have decided to increase the …

Read More »

Jeffrey Webb among FIFA officials arrested in Switzerland

Several top FIFA officials have been arrested in Switzerland over allegations of being involved in paying bribes adding up to more than US $100m. Swiss authorities detained six officials in an early-morning operation in Zurich on suspicion of receiving and paying bribes, the AP news agency reported. According to Press …

Read More »

The Future of the Cayman Islands IV

The West to East Shift – Back to Where the Empire Started The banking lobby from the City of London, a separate private, political and financial entity that controls the power corridors of the UK, recently sent Prince William to China to quietly sign a deal, requesting for the UK …

Read More »