• 18/10/2015 / Article

    The AIFMD effect

    How is the far-reaching Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive impacting GPs’ fund domicile selection process? Crestbridge chief executive Graeme McArthur provides pfm an inside view.

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  • 24/09/2015 / Article

    To what extent is the new LP structure in Luxembourg attracting new Fund managers?

    The AIFMD regime has been in place for more than 12 months and 2015 has seen strong demand by managers of compliant structures especially those working with real estate. This growth has contributed to Luxembourg breaking the 3.5TN Euro level of AUM domiciled in the Grand Duchy (Q2 of 2015 : CSSF). Some Private Equity fund managers, especially those familiar with operating in unregulated offshore regimes, have continued to question if the time, energy and additional costs of becoming compliant vis-à-vis the AIFMD regime are worth the benefit of reaching European investors.

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  • 22/09/2015

    Private Equity Services from Luxembourg

    The private equity sector is undergoing extensive regulatory change. At Crestbridge, with our comprehensive off shore and onshore capabilities, we’re perfectly positioned to support fund managers. We can help you navigate a smooth path through complex regulatory frameworks to reach the solutions that best meet your needs and those of your investors.

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  • 12/05/2015 / Briefing

    Using a Parallel Fund Structure to Access the European AIFM Passport

    Fund managers based outside of the European Union (EU) do not currently have access to an EU AIFM passport to market their funds to EU investors. One of the simplest routes to overcome this challenge can be the use of a Parallel Fund Structure set up and managed within the EU by an authorised third party Management Company acting as AIFM.

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