Investment Funds : Advisory

12 November 2013

Central Bank of Ireland: Treatment of SPVs under AIFMD

In recent months we have received frequent queries as to the treatment under Irish law of special pu...

20 September 2013

Draft Commission Regulations for Money Market Funds

Background   On 18 December 2012, ESMA issued Guidelines on ETFs and other UCITS issues (the ...

15 August 2013

Cayman Islands and US Conclude FATCA Negotiations

The Cayman Islands Government has concluded negotiations with the US on a Model 1 Intergovernmental ...

30 May 2013

ESMA Approves Co-operation Agreements with the Cayman Islands, BVI and Jersey

ESMA has today announced that it has approved the cooperation agreements between the European Union ...

16 May 2013

Central Bank of Ireland Publishes Rulebook and AIFMD Application Forms

The Central Bank of Ireland (the "Central Bank") last night published AIFMD-related application fo...

07 May 2013

Companies Law Update - Register of Directors and Officers

This advisory clarifies when a Cayman Islands company is required to notify the Registrar of Compani...

27 March 2013

Cayman Takes Important Step Towards AIFMD Compliance

The Cayman Islands Government has passed an amendment to the Monetary Authority Law to allow the Cay...

22 March 2013

Implications of the Monarch Pointe Decision

In the attached advisory we report on the recent decision from the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court, ...

17 March 2013

Cayman Opts for Model 1 IGA for FATCA

SummaryThe Cayman Islands Government (CIG) has announced its intention to adopt a Model 1 Intergover...

07 February 2013

The Central Bank of Ireland Publishes Updated AIF Handbook

The Central Bank of Ireland ("Central Bank") has published an updated AIF handbook setting out ...