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Update on tax developments and tax efficient deal structuring

Update on tax developments and tax efficient deal structuring

Tue, 28/10/2008 - 00:01

There is no doubt that the Channel Islands provide an attractive location for investment funds which can benefit from the specialised profession »

Regulatory reforms help Guernsey fund industry spread its wings

Regulatory reforms help Guernsey fund industry spread its wings

Mon, 27/10/2008 - 13:11

Like other jurisdictions around the world whose fortunes depend to a degree on the health of the investment industry, Guernsey has been watching the storms buffeting the financial world over the pa »

Flexibility wins out in a changing environment

Flexibility wins out in a changing environment

Mon, 27/10/2008 - 13:08

Guernsey has always been recognised as a very stable yet highly flexible offshore jurisdiction with good but not excessive regulation. »

Legal changes complete new fund regime

Legal changes complete new fund regime

Mon, 27/10/2008 - 13:06

Over the past three years Guernsey has undertaken a wholesale restructuring of its regulatory regime for investment funds, designed to make the jurisdiction more attractive for promoters of alterna »

Outsourcing model eases island's resources constraints

Outsourcing model eases island's resources constraints

Mon, 27/10/2008 - 13:04

Guernsey's fund administration industry is thriving thanks to a flexible outsourcing regime that allows much of the labour-intensive but comparatively low-value number-crunching work to be carried »

Guernsey growth continues despite market turmoil

Guernsey growth continues despite market turmoil

Mon, 27/10/2008 - 13:03

Worldwide the hedge fund industry is feeling the effects of the credit crunch, the demise of stalwart Wall Street prime brokers, falling equity markets, a flight to quality and a return by investor »

Fund industry ready to exploit crisis opportunities

Fund industry ready to exploit crisis opportunities

Mon, 27/10/2008 - 13:01

The challenges for Guernsey's hedge fund industry in the coming months and years are slowly emerging from the continued fog that is the current banking and economic crisis. »

Providers make the difference for start-up funds

Providers make the difference for start-up funds

Mon, 27/10/2008 - 12:59

While the much-documented credit crisis maintains a stranglehold on financial markets, the still relatively young alternative investment industry continues to grow. »

Fund administration clients warm to Guernsey model

Fund administration clients warm to Guernsey model

Mon, 27/10/2008 - 12:55

By the nature of the island, its geography and population, fund service providers in Guernsey have never been geared up to mass-market retail business, a sector now dominated by big global players »

CFTC applauds prosecution of commodity pool fraudster

CFTC applauds prosecution of commodity pool fraudster

Mon, 27/10/2008 - 05:54

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission has commended the US Attorney's Office for the Western District of Virginia for the successful prosecution of Ted James Johnson of Pearisburg, Virg »

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Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook – Augst 2015

In this excerpt from Preqin Special Report: Hedge Fund Manager Outlook, we take a closer look at the level of competition in the industry today and use our latest survey results to reveal fund manager predictions for asset growth for the rest of 2015. ... »

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The Preqin Special Report: Private Debt Fund Manager Outlook features exclusive survey results drawn from over 100 private debt fund managers worldwide. This extract discusses what fund managers have highlighted as the biggest issues facing the industry and their views on regulation. ... »

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Cybersecurty for Hedge Funds

Cybersecurity for Hedge Funds

Thu, 30/07/2015 - 11:00

Cybersecurity is no longer simply an IT issue, it is now a business issue. This is the conclusion of the experts and fund managers around the world whose opinions were polled for this landmark Hedgeweek Special Report, which outlines Best Practices for Cybersecurity in a fast-changing environment where managers need to keep several steps ahead of cyber criminals... »

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Hedge fund manager outlook on the AIFMD

Wed, 22/07/2015 - 19:52

The introduction of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) into European law in 2013 was part of a series of moves towards greater regulatory oversight of the hedge fund industry in recent years. In our survey, we asked hedge fund managers for their views on the effect of these new regulations on the industry as well as their expectations about the impact of the AIFMD on their firm over the next 12 months, the results of which are analyzed in this extract from the Preqin Special Report: AIFMD in the Hedge Fund Industry – 2015 Update. ... »

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Ken MacCuish, Intralinks

A couple of years ago, the title Chief Information Security Officer, or CISO for short, was a foreign concept within the hedge fund community. The winds have changed, however, as hedge funds become increasingly targeted by cyber hackers, causing many to hire a CISO to uphold the network integrity of the firm.  ... »

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Sovereign Wealth Funds

Sovereign wealth funds, though small in number and secretive in nature, wield considerable influence as investors as a result of their sizeable assets under management. This extract is taken from Preqin’s latest report which features exclusive content from the 2015 Preqin Sovereign Wealth Fund Review.  ... »

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