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Strategies for Running Alternative UCITS

Event : Strategies for Running Alternative UCITS

Wed, 02/05/2012  
Conducted by : IIR Conferences
Contact : Haydn Gush

 Highlights of Alternative UCITS 2012 include focus on:

Alternative Strategies Employed within the UCITS Framework
Distribution Strategies to Facilitate Rapid Expansion
The Role of Platforms Within Alternative UCITS Distribution
Accessing New Geographies: LatAm & Asia
 
Don’t forget to attend the post-conference workshop: Developing your Alternative UCITS Distribution Strategy on 4th May 2012 in Central London
This one day workshop will cover topics including:
 
Top-Down Strategy
•Capitalising on automatic passporting
•Tapping into retail investors
•Meeting liquidity, derivative & diversification requirements
•Taking advantage of local Regulation
•Distribution benefits through UCITS
•How the AIFM affects marketing
 
Partnering to Increase AuM
•Selecting your front & back office partners
•Benefits of a local jurisdictional presence
•How local sales teams operate
•Outsourcing mid-office functions:
o collateral & settlement
o trade matching
•Replicating strategies with external managers
 
Structuring Your Product to Aid Distribution
•Outlining the hedge fund strategies that can be accommodated within a UCITS structure
•Maximising tax and regulatory efficiencies
•Understanding local regulatory nuances
 
For more information on what is entailed in the conference and workshop, see the latest agenda or to register visit the Alternative UCITS website today
 


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