Matthew Christensen

Matthew Christensen
Manager - Fund Services Group
Volaw Funds Services Limited
since 2013

Matthew joined Volaw as a Manager in the Fund Services Group in December 2013. He graduated from the University of York with an Upper Second Class BA Honours degree in History and qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Deloitte, London, working in the audit and consultancy departments, with particular focus on private equity, investment management and insurance clients. Prior to joining Volaw in December 2013 Matthew was employed by KPMG Channel Islands Limited as an Manager in their Advisory department, working on local transaction, restructuring and risk consulting projects. During his time at KPMG Channel Islands Limited Matthew was seconded to Jersey Finance Limited, as the Strategic Projects Manager, where he worked on the implementation of the 2013 jurisdictional review project, delivered by a leading international consultancy firm, and facilitation and deployment of the Value of Jersey to Britain report by Capital Economics.



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Hedgeweek Special Report: Prime Brokerage 2015

Read how prime brokers of all shapes and sizes are becoming both operational and balance sheet-efficient, and broadening out their product suites for hedge fund managers... »

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Lyxor Asset Management - Why trend-following strategies are back on track

This Hedgeweek Special Report explains not only why managed futures should be reconsidered by investors, but also how a more effective risk allocation strategy can benefit investor portfolios in both correlated and non-correlated markets... »

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Christopher ELvin, Preqin

977 private equity funds held a final close throughout the year raising a total of USD486bn, higher than any annual amount between 2009 and 2012, and on track to match the 2013 total. Preqin’s Christopher Elvin (pictured) reviews a year of private equity fundraising:  ... »

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Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Cayman Islands Hedge Fund Services 2014

Fri, 19/12/2014 - 10:24

With service providers reporting growth in hybrid funds, funds for single investors and bespoke managed accounts, this report examines the regulations and new services being developed in Cayman to tackle the fast-changing offshore funds market... »

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Over half of infrastructure funds that closed in 2014 exceeded their fundraising target, up from 37% of funds in 2013. Andrew Moylan, Preqin’s Head of Real Assets Products, takes a look at infrastructure fundraising over the last 12 months: ... »

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