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Recognition for Jersey’s regulatory framework for alternative funds and the recommendation that the jurisdiction should enjoy future...

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AIFMD passports for the Channel Islands and Switzerland could backfire

David Bailey, group head of marketing at private equity fund administrators Augentius, has warned that the proposed liberalisation of the rules governing the distribution of alternative investment funds (AIFs) in the European Union (EU),...

Post on: 10 Aug, 2015
Posted in: Regulation

Optionality key for managers as Jersey gets AIFMD passport recommendation from ESMA

Recognition for Jersey’s regulatory framework for alternative funds and the recommendation that the jurisdiction should enjoy future access to a Europe-wide passport under the EU Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD...

Post on: 05 Aug, 2015
Posted in: Regulation

ESMA advice positive on Guernsey AIFMD passport extension

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Post on: 05 Aug, 2015
Posted in: Regulation

ESMA advice positive on Guernsey AIFMD passport extension

A recommendation by the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) to grant Guernsey a ‘third country’ passport under the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) has been welcomed by the Island’s funds sector.
Post on: 04 Aug, 2015
Posted in: Regulation

OECD backs Guernsey as a cooperative jurisdiction

The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) – the leading international standards-setter for tax transparency and cooperation – has underlined Guernsey’s reputation as a cooperative...

Post on: 07 Jul, 2015
Posted in: Investing

ELTIFs – Is Private Equity and Real Estate going Retail?

It is estimated that Europe needs €1,500-2,000 billion to finance its required infrastructure projects through to 2020.

Post on: 03 Jul, 2015
Posted in: Investors

Cybersecurity - What does it mean for PE and RE managers?

In February 2013 the UK's FSA (now the FCA) announced plans to carry out a number of Cybersecurity reviews and in September 2014, issued guidance notes to all firms. This January Singapore set up a new government agency to oversee Cybersecurity...

Post on: 03 Jul, 2015
Posted in: Operations

‘Surprise’ at Guernsey inclusion on EU ‘non-cooperative’ blacklist

Guernsey’s Chief Minister and Commerce and Employment Minister have expressed their astonishment that Guernsey has been included on a list of 30 so-called ‘non-cooperative’ non-EU jurisdictions, which was published today.

Post on: 22 Jun, 2015
Posted in: Investors

Stories

AIFMD passports for the Channel Islands and Switzerland could backfire

David Bailey, group head of marketing at private equity fund administrators Augentius, has warned that the proposed liberalisation of the rules governing the distribution of alternative investment funds (AIFs) in the European Union (EU),...

Post on: 10 Aug, 2015
Posted in: Regulation

Optionality key for managers as Jersey gets AIFMD passport recommendation from ESMA

Recognition for Jersey’s regulatory framework for alternative funds and the recommendation that the jurisdiction should enjoy future access to a Europe-wide passport under the EU Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD...

Post on: 05 Aug, 2015
Posted in: Regulation

ESMA advice positive on Guernsey AIFMD passport extension

...

Post on: 05 Aug, 2015
Posted in: Regulation

ESMA advice positive on Guernsey AIFMD passport extension

A recommendation by the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) to grant Guernsey a ‘third country’ passport under the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) has been welcomed by the Island’s funds sector.
Post on: 04 Aug, 2015
Posted in: Regulation

OECD backs Guernsey as a cooperative jurisdiction

The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) – the leading international standards-setter for tax transparency and cooperation – has underlined Guernsey’s reputation as a cooperative...

Post on: 07 Jul, 2015
Posted in: Investing

ELTIFs – Is Private Equity and Real Estate going Retail?

It is estimated that Europe needs €1,500-2,000 billion to finance its required infrastructure projects through to 2020.

Post on: 03 Jul, 2015
Posted in: Investors

Cybersecurity - What does it mean for PE and RE managers?

In February 2013 the UK's FSA (now the FCA) announced plans to carry out a number of Cybersecurity reviews and in September 2014, issued guidance notes to all firms. This January Singapore set up a new government agency to oversee Cybersecurity...

Post on: 03 Jul, 2015
Posted in: Operations

‘Surprise’ at Guernsey inclusion on EU ‘non-cooperative’ blacklist

Guernsey’s Chief Minister and Commerce and Employment Minister have expressed their astonishment that Guernsey has been included on a list of 30 so-called ‘non-cooperative’ non-EU jurisdictions, which was published today.

Post on: 22 Jun, 2015
Posted in: Investors
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