Investment Funds : Article

28 April 2020

Open-Ended Investment Funds - Liquidity Management - Haven’t We Been Here Before?

The COVID-19 crisis has seemingly exposed failures once again in liquidity management at an asset le...

06 April 2020

Ireland Update - Covid-19: Central Bank of Ireland launches COVID-19 hub

On 2 April 2020, the Central Bank of Ireland (the "Central Bank") launched a COVID-19 hub. This webp...

12 March 2020

Implications of Coronavirus for Economic Substance and Corporate Tax Residence

The Government of Jersey's Comptroller of Revenue has confirmed that where companies' operating prac...

03 March 2020

A Very Public Success Story – Three Years of the Jersey Private Fund

The Jersey Private Fund has been a very public success. Launched three years ago, the JPF substanti...

19 February 2020

Walkers Guide to Setting Up a Cayman Islands Cryptocurrency or Blockchain Fund

Partner Melissa Lim and associate Tom Hagger have assembled the 'Walkers Guide to Setting Up a Cayma...

12 February 2020

Calling all commitments – capital call security over debt commitments from a Cayman Islands perspective

From a Cayman Islands perspective, capital call or subscription line credit facilities generally fol...

04 February 2020

Start-ups, Fund Structures and Private Capital

Christopher Reed of Walkers explores how private funds, first-time managers and the growing trend of...

22 January 2020

Beyond subscription lines: fund financing trends spreading across the Atlantic

When we talk about “fund financing”, discussions tend to focus on subscription line facilities -...

19 December 2019

Annual Walkers Fundamentals Seminar Explores Private Fund Trends, Fees and Other Key Terms

By Charlie Marlow, Hedge Fund Law Report At the recent Walkers Fundamentals Seminar 2019, global ma...

16 December 2019

Walkers Fundamentals 2019 Private Equity Trends - Part 2

From our vantage point as advisers to many of the world’s top investment fund managers and financi...