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18 Oct 2018
In this article, Ian Conlon and Aaron Mulcahy highlight what makes the ICAV such an attractive legal structure for AIFs and how its introduction has seen the expansion of strategies being pursued. They also introduce the Investment Limited Partnership and highlight the proposed enhancements that are designed to make it a "best of breed" partnership structure.
17 Oct 2018
Welcome to Maples and Calder's quarterly newsletter on fund management where we provide you with a global update on issues affecting the cross border marketing and distribution of investment funds.
15 Oct 2018
On 9 October 2018, HM Treasury published draft Statutory Instruments relating to UCITS and AIFs which are intended to come into effect should a no deal Brexit arise. The Collective Investment Schemes (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 will amend retained EU law relating to UCITS and The Alternative Investment Fund Management (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 will amend retained EU law in the context of AIFMD. For the purposes of this update, we have focused on the Statutory Instruments insofar as they relate to the marketing of UCITS and AIFs in the UK.
11 Oct 2018
Earlier this year the Central Bank of Ireland carried out an assessment of certain aspects of UCITS and RIAIF authorisations and post-authorisation procedures to ensure the review process was as robust and efficient as possible while talking into account the legislative requirements and investor protection.
On 9 October 2018, the Central Bank advised of its updated review processes and the changes are very welcome as they simplify authorisation procedures and in some cases eliminate a review period of several weeks.
25 Sep 2018
The Cayman Islands Monetary Authority issued a notice on 24 September 2018 regarding deadlines for the appointment and notification of Anti-Money Laundering Compliance Officers, Money Laundering Reporting Officers and Deputy Money Laundering Reporting Officers.