AIFMD

Jul 19, 2017

ParachutistThe outsourced ‘ManCo’ market is getting more competitive to meet a growing demand for third-party services, reports Nicholas Pratt.

Jun 06, 2017

UCITS has become a global brand. As uptake of AIFMD increases, can the EU’s directive for alternative investment funds achieve the same status? Justin Partington, recently appointed group fund solutions leader at SGG in Luxembourg, ponders this and other questions.

May 17, 2017

James_Gray-and-Imogen_GarnerIn February, the European Securities and Markets Authority (Esma) moved to address some of the inconsistencies between the Ucits Directive and the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) through its 2017 Supervisory Convergence Work Programme.

May 17, 2017

Real_estate2The role of CFO within real estate investment platforms is becoming increasingly complex. Michael Hornsby and Renaud Breyer of EY Luxembourg explain why.

Apr 18, 2017

An open discussion between funds industry experts and initiated by SGG Luxembourg took place in London to examine  the implications of Brexit for UK fund managers marketing to the EU.

Mar 21, 2017

SurfersAs Britain prepares to leave the EU, Jersey’s fund management industry hopes to gain some new business. George Mitton reports.

Mar 21, 2017

Geoff_MittonThe chief executive of Jersey Finance is keen to portray the island as a stable, trustworthy jurisdiction. He talks to George Mitton.

Mar 21, 2017

Our panel discuss tax transparency, the elegance of private placement and why Jersey could do more to promote itself. Chaired by Tom Cowsill in Saint Helier.

Mar 21, 2017

Rhea-HoodWhether they are setting up property unit trusts or alternative investment funds, US asset managers have often chosen Jersey as a domicile. Rhea Hood, director, private equity at Sanne, examines how this relationship will develop in future.

Mar 21, 2017

Luxembourg-on_mapThere are now more alternative investor ‘ManCos’ in Luxembourg than for traditional Ucits funds, research shows.

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