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Hedge Funds and the Law 3rd ed

Hedge Funds and the Law 3rd ed
Product ISBN: 9780414087507
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Hedge Funds and the Law provides a comprehensive guide to setting up and operating hedge funds. This book covers all the key legal, regulatory, and tax matters that need to be considered and covered when setting up a fund and explains how a fund should be operated so as to comply with the laws and regulations within its jurisdiction. Topical issues around hedge funds and current problems in the market are summarised, along with the principal characteristics of a hedge fund, who typically invests in hedge funds and why. The book also discusses what the future may hold in terms of greater regulation and the challenges that these changes will bring.

Updates in the new edition include:

  • A new chapter on hybrids and liquidity
  • A new chapter on seeding and equity
  • Coverage of AIFMD & MiFiD II
  • Chapter 11 has been expanded to include derivatives
  • Chapter 12 has been expanded to include downstream, onshore funds, double tax treaties and rebates
  • A new chapter on ERISA compliant funds
  • Chapter 17 has been split into separate chapters and covers Brexit

table of content

1. Key issues
2. Hybrid and liquidity
3. Seeding and acceleration
4. Absolute return UCITS
5. Marketing
6. Reporting
7. Valuation
8. Delegation ARGF
9. Renumeration ARGF
10. Depositaries ARGF
11. Leverage
12. Taxation
13. US hedge fund regime
14. Impact of US regime on UK
17. Luxembourg
18. Ireland
19. France
20. Germany
21. Spain
22. Italy
23. Malta
24. Dubai
25. Hong Kong;