Category Archives: UCITS

Weavering judgment: an alarm bell for NEDs

Last year judgement in the┬áCayman┬ácourts should still be resounding loud and clear in the mind of NEDs of hedge funds of course, but also of any Asset Management company. the AIFMD will likely hammer that point in further. These conclusions … Continue reading

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Changes to Leverage Calculation for Collective Investment Schemes

the CSSF August newsletter clarifies what is expected from Collective Investment Schemes registered in Luxembourg for the calculation of leverage. it is now compulsory for all such funds to use the notional based approach for all derivatives. It is of … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

New Year 2012

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Europe, Regulations and Hedge Funds… It is time to make plans, the clocks are ticking

Europe, Regulations and Hedge Funds… It is time to make plans, the clocks are ticking UCITS, AIFMD, Private Placement rules in Europe are very topical subject at the moment. And many people find it quite a daunting task to try … Continue reading

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Just a few points on UCITS

I sat in a seminar the other day where UCITS and more specifically Alternative UCITS were discussed and it became quite clear to me that there were a few misconceptions flying around. I just wish to clarify a few points: … Continue reading

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