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Paul Sutton

What is an Alternative Investment Fund?

The Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive applies to alternative investment funds (AIFs) that are managed or marketed in the European Union. So what is an AIF? The AIFMD definition The definition set out in the Directive is as follows (in Article 4(1)(a): “‘AIFs’ means collective investment undertakings, including investment compartments …
Paul Sutton

Group Reorganisations Newsletter: using electronic signatures, preserving assets when removing companies

This article is taken from the first edition of our newsletter on group reorganisation and simplification projects. I hope you find it useful. If you would like to receive regular updates, please click here to subscribe. In this issue: News from LCN: Road-testing a solution for electronic signature of documents LCN Legal insights: how to avoid losing …