There are a number of factors currently driving the re-domiciliation of hedge funds and many factors driving the relocation of hedge fund managers.
Increased taxes, the OECD-led review of offshore domiciles and increasing regulation are just some of the issues causing funds and their managers to look at new jurisdictions offering far better business deals.
But what are the real issues involved when re-domiciling? What are the compliance issues, the tax implications, the actual costs? The concerns differ if you are a manager moving to another country to if you are a manager considering relocating your actual fund. However, the tax, legal, regulatory and cost implications, these aspects remain the same
IBC’s Hedge Fund Re-domiciliation for Managers brings together industry experts from the UK, Switzerland, Luxembourg and Ireland to debate and discuss the options and the real-life practicalities in making the move.
Tue, 24/02/2015 - 19:14
New regulations are allowing hedge fund managers and institutional investors to take advantage of fresh opportunities in the Swiss market, from innovative new fund platforms to new fund strategies and structures that provide significant portfolio diversification opportunities... »
Thu, 19/02/2015 - 16:18
The attraction of incubator platforms has increased noticeably in recent years. New hedge funds face a Sisyphus-like task getting up and running as global regulation and compliance pushes costs up, whilst investors simultaneously expect to see institutional quality operations in place from day one. ... »
Thu, 19/02/2015 - 18:04
Read how managers seeking to distribute in Europe can appoint a third party AIFM (or ManCo), and the fund distribution benefits this can bring, both for new fund launches and redomiciled funds... »
Tue, 17/02/2015 - 06:00
Healthcare costs continue to spiral out of control and yet still achieve relatively poor outcomes, says Richard A Kimball Jr (pictured), CEO of HEXL… ... »
Tue, 10/02/2015 - 08:01
Just 20 years ago, exchange-traded funds (ETFs) were novelties. Now, after two decades of explosive growth, they are firmly entrenched in the asset management landscape. Total US-listed ETF assets reached a record-setting USD2.0 trillion at the end of 2014, up from USD1.7 trillion a year earlier, and inflows totaled USD244 billion for the year. European ETFs also saw record flows in 2014; they attracted USD61.4 billion in new assets, more than three times the 2013 total. ... »