Legal & Regulation

Bringing Cayman's Mutual Funds Law up to speed

Ogier partner Peter Cockhill examines the various amendments anticipated to Cayman's Mutual Funds Law this year. »


Jersey introduces next generation of cell companies

Jersey this week introduced its second generation PCC plus the new Incorporated Cell Company.  Alan Stevens, partner with Carey Ols »


Takeover Panel pushes for transparency in use of CFDs

Under proposed new rules hedge funds and investment banks in the UK will have to disclose their dealings in derivatives such as CFDs during takeovers. The UK's Take »


Jersey plans further regulatory moves to support fund growth

Jersey intends to overhaul the legal framework for funds functionaries by bringing them within the scope of the Financial Services Jersey Law. This initiative, whic »


Comment: Current Challenges and the Hedge Funds debate: John Tiner, Chief Executive, UK Financial Services Authority

Key extracts from a speech by John Tiner, Chief Executive,FSA at the Annual Asset Management Conference, London,19 September 2005. »


FSA puts together hedge fund supervision team

UK's Financial Services Authority is putting together a hedge fund supervision team that will be operational by 31 October under Andr »


CFDs - The net closes: Final rule changes to Takeover Code

Simmons & Simmons outlines the changes to the disclosure regime in Rule 8.3 of the Takeover Code affecting third party investors and investment managers. Rule 8 of »


FSA to examine secondary market bond transparency

The UK's FSA this week published a Discussion Paper which examines the need for greater pre- or post-trade price information in the secondary bond markets. The pap »


Could Ireland become a leading hedge funds domicile?

In its report for the IDA last year, Deloitte & Touche suggested that encouraging hedge fund managers to set up shop in Ireland would be a good way to give the country's financial sector new moment »



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