Industry Insight

10 Apr 2018

Both the financial crisis and the Weavering case highlighted significant deficiencies in the way some fund managers approached the role of appointing directors to the board resulting in more independent non-executive board members now being appointed. While high quality, engaged independent directors add value throughout the life of a fund, these individuals play an especially critical role when a fund is facing challenges.

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15 May 2015

The Companies Act 2014 (the "Act") was signed into law by the President on 23 December 2014 with expected commencement on 1 June 2015. This new Act consolidates 17 Companies Acts into one single Act, reforming how...

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6 Nov 2014

Since the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive ("AIFMD") came into full effect, MPMF Fund Management (Ireland) Limited ("MPMF") is continuing to gain momentum. MPMF has on-boarded a number of...

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29 Oct 2014

Maples Fiduciary's Regional Head of Fiduciary – Europe, Tom Davies, recently took part in Opalesque's Luxembourg Roundtable.

With more than 2.4 trillion EUR in net assets under management of UCITS and 500 billion EUR in...

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29 Apr 2014

Peter Huber recently spoke to HFMWeek regarding the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (CIMA) Statement of Guidance on Corporate Governance (SOG), including CIMA and investors' expectations and requirements of service providers...

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