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Global Fund Distribution: GFD Luxembourg 2014

Event : Global Fund Distribution: GFD Luxembourg 2014

Tue, 17/06/2014  
Conducted by : IBC Events
Contact : Nicola Fine

Conference: 17-18 June 2014
Post-Conference Workshop 19 June

UCITS and the AIFMD are providing further opportunities for funds to raise AuM, through new and existing distribution channels.
 
IBC's GFD Luxembourg event comprises two separately bookable conferences on AIF & UCITS, focusing on the distribution and regulation issues that funds are currently facing.

Day 1: UCITS Distribution
Hear from the major funds and distributors in the UCITS space
Understand how funds are implementing UCITS V
Understand the AML & FATCA requirements funds are facing

 

Day 2: AIFMD Distribution
Hear how funds are planning to implement the main focus of the AIFMD in 2014
  - Risk Structuring
  - Remuneration
  - Reporting Transparency
Examine how the depositaries and Prime Broker model is going to pan out


features
Article

Fund managers and investors are in a tug-of-war over the issue of transparency. Once content with a performance update, basic valuation and general market commentary, Limited Partners (LPs) are now digging deeper, asking more questions and requiring more information from General Partners (GPs) than ever before. ... »

Special report
How to Access Europe using third party AIFMs

Read how managers seeking to distribute in Europe can appoint a third party AIFM (or ManCo), and the fund distribution benefits this can bring, both for new fund launches and redomiciled funds... »

Comment
Richard Hoey, BNY Mellon

Global gross domestic product (GDP) growth should accelerate somewhat in 2015 and 2016 from the pace of the last three years because of much lower oil prices, the avoidance of special drags on the world economy, and continuing easy monetary policies from global central banks, according to  BNY Mellon Chief Economist Richard Hoey. Hoey (pictured) made the comments in his February outlook.  ... »

Article
Christiopher Elvin, Preqin

55% of private equity firms surveyed by Preqin at the end of 2014 stated they would deploy greater levels of capital in 2015, although 39% suggested it is more difficult to find attractive investments. Preqin’s Christopher Elvin comments: ... »

Article
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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