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ACOLIN Fund Services AG is an independent service provider for management companies and providers of collective investments. ACOLIN offers its clients access to a broad network of European distributors and with the online platform "ACOLIN connect" supports them in their communication with professional investors. ACOLIN provides legal representation services in Switzerland for the distribution of funds to both qualified and non-qualified investors. ACOLIN employs over 20 professionals at its Zurich headquarters and its offices in Geneva, Lugano, Luxembourg, London, Frankfurt and Madrid. ACOLIN is supervised by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority FINMA.
•          Legal representation and registration of your funds in Switzerland: as your funds’ legal representative, we liaise with the regulator and the distribution partners and manage the funds’ registration continually.

•          Distribution and commission management in Switzerland and Europe: We integrate your funds in our distribution network and handle all commission and retrocession management.
•          Marketing and branding with ‘ACOLIN connect’: With our b2b information and communication platform we help you position your brand and products within the professional investors’ community.
Why choose ACOLIN as your primary outsourcing partner:
ACOLIN Fund Services as a «High Quality» outsourcing partner allows you a smooth and fast market entry.
As a legal representative we make sure your fund is compliant with local regulation, our Distribution-Network Management supports you in getting efficient access to all important distributors and financial intermediaries, and with «ACOLIN connect» we assist you with your branding and the communication with professional investors.
With ACOLIN as a partner you have more time for your core business – the management of money and the dialogue with your clients.

 Daniel Häfele, CEO of ACOLIN Fund Services AG, has over 30 years' banking experience in different management positions. He started his carrier after his bank apprenticeship as a Eurobond trader at Credit Suisse. At the age of 28, Daniel became Head Trading and Investment Banking at a mid-sized French Private Bank in Switzerland. In 1993 he founded the first purely fund based independent asset management company, FONDVEST and three years later founded Switzerland’s leading fund platform FONDCENTER AG which he headed as CEO and then sold in a trade-sale to UBS in late 2001. Before founding ACOLIN Fund Services AG in 2006 he advised different Asset Management companies and headed the pan-European fund distribution for SAM Sustainable Asset Management.

Lorcan Murphy
Lorcan Murphy

 Lorcan Murphy is Managing Director of Acolin UK. He has more than 18 years experience in the fund industry and was formerly Head of Private Wealth at Barclays Global Investors.

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Daniel Häfele, chief executive of ACOLIN

ACOLIN Fund Services opens Geneva branch

Fri, 30/08/2013 - 12:30

ACOLIN Fund Services, legal representative and service provider for international fund providers, is expanding its business to Western Switzerland and opening a branch office in Geneva. »

Daniel Haefele of ACOLIN Fund Services in Zurich

Success factors for distribution in Switzerland

Tue, 14/08/2012 - 11:45

  Interview with Daniel Haefele of ACOLIN Fund Services in Zurich – Why should fund managers in the UK consider Switzerland?   »

Daniel Haefele, chief executive, Acolin Fund Services

Revised regulation targets asset management quality

Mon, 14/05/2012 - 16:28

  While Switzerland is not a member of the European Union, it obtains access to the internal market by adapting its policies and regulation to meet EU standards. As the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive is to be implemented in EU member states by July next year, a revision of the Swiss regulatory framework, the Collective Investment Schemes Act (CISA), is currently being debated and due to come into effect on 1 January, 2013.   »

Lorcan Murphy, managing partner of Acolin Fund Services and head of Acolin UK

A short cut to global wealth clients

Tue, 03/05/2011 - 11:48

By Lorcan Murphy - The hedge fund industry has been marked by fundamental changes in the attitudes and preferences of investors over the past three years. High new worth clients whose hedge fund investments experienced drawdowns in 2008 have become more discerning and cautious. Managers now must be able to explain clearly why the losses will not be repeated and about the measures they have employed to manage counterparty and investment risk. »

Daniel Hafele, Founder and CEO, ACOLIN Fund Services

ACOLIN Fund Services launches in the UK

Mon, 04/04/2011 - 06:00

ACOLIN Fund Services AG, the Zurich-based distribution services company, has expanded its presence and launched an office in the UK. Lorcan Murphy, previously Head of Private Wealth EMEA at Barclays Global Investors, has been appointed as Managing Director. »

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