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Guernsey amends PIF rules

Guernsey amends PIF rules

The decision to amend the rules surrounding Guernsey’s Private Investment Fund (PIF) options is aimed at enabling more investors to take advantage of the structure, increasing the attractiveness of Guernsey as a jurisdiction of choice.

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Apperio launches virtual legal expo for private equity, hedge funds and other private investment organisations

Apperio launches virtual legal expo for private equity, hedge funds and other private investment organisations

Apperio, in partnership with Private Equity Wire, Institutional Asset Manager, and Hedgeweek, is launching an all-new live virtual conference dedicated to helping stakeholders in private funds exchange ideas and best practices for efficiently deploying and managing legal resources. REGISTER NOW

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Sanne becomes first company to obtain specialised depositary services licence in Ireland

Sanne becomes first company to obtain specialised depositary services licence in Ireland

Sanne, a global provider of alternative asset and corporate administration services has become the first successful applicant to secure a much-anticipated specialised depositary licence from the Central Bank of Ireland. Obtaining this licence further enhances Sanne's capabilities in Ireland and its multi-jurisdictional proposition for alternative fund managers. 

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A growing need for customisation

A growing need for customisation

As the hedge fund industry continues to grow and mature, managers are considering options beyond the traditional hedge fund structure. To this end, the managers and their service providers must be flexible and nimble to create custom solutions for the benefit of all parties involved.

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Reflection after the tumult

Reflection after the tumult

By A Paris – In what has been a rollercoaster year from all perspectives, 2020 saw the Cayman Islands being first placed on the European Union blacklist in February, followed by its removal from said list in October, after it made improvements to its tax framework.