Sign up for free newsletter



Training : UCITS Funds

Tue, 08/07/2014   for 1 Day
Conducted by : Eureka Financial
Contact : Sam Baker
Duration : 1 Day
Apply now Visit site

This practical one day course is designed to provide an insight into the area of UCITS, showing how funds may select eligible assets and demonstrate how these instruments may be employed to achieve different investment objectives.
You will learn about the main characteristics of UCITS, their structure and objectives as well as about the key risk and performance indicators. Setting up funds in different jurisdictions and organising fund management and oversight will be discussed in detail. 
You will learn about the regulatory reporting requirements, fund authorisation and distribution process as well as about organising effective governance and compliance monitoring structures.
By the end of this course you will have a solid understanding of:
The characteristics of UCITS, their structure and objectives
The main regulatory aspects and the differences in setting up funds in Ireland and Luxembourg
How to structure UCITS 
The necessary documentation required
The main parties involved and their role
How to organise fund governance
Key risk and performance indicators
Organising compliance monitoring and fund oversight
Changes under the UCITS IV - VI Directives 

Register now and take advantage of the Early Bird discount!


Alt assets research


Alternative methods of accessing the private real estate market, including separate accounts, joint ventures and co-investments, are under the spotlight in this extract from the Preqin Investor Outlook: Alternative Assets, H2 2015. ... »


Richard Ansyet, Intralinks

Over the last 10 years, organisations have undergone a wholesale change in the way they run their businesses. Thanks to cloud-based platforms, wireless Internet, and the proliferation of desktop and mobile device applications, the perimeter of most businesses has moved beyond the four walls of their office. This has revolutionised the way people work: no longer tied to their desks they can be equally as effective aboard an aircraft or sitting next to the beach on vacation.  ... »


Locked door

Cybersecurity issues have existed as long as the internet. What seems to have changed in the last 18 months is not only that the nature of the breaches has become more sophisticated, but also the fact that hedge funds have become a much bigger target.  ... »

Special report
Malta Alternative Investment Fund Services 2015

Read why alternative investment vehicles are lining up to set up in Malta not just as AIFs but also increasingly as AIFMs; the types of of managers and funds using Malta as their springboard into the EU; and, the various structures available to managers... »

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... »

Quantitative Analyst, Liquidity Risk - Contract

Fri, 02 Oct 2015 00:00:00 GMT

Risk Analytics Manager- Big Data

Fri, 02 Oct 2015 00:00:00 GMT

C# Developer-Proprietary Trading Firm

Fri, 02 Oct 2015 00:00:00 GMT

1 day 12 hours from now - New York
2 days 12 hours from now - London
2 days 12 hours from now - New York
1 week 1 day from now - New York