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Fund Distribution services for the Fund Lawyer?

Fund Distribution services for the Fund Lawyer?

Edward SimpsonFund Lawyer’s provide ‘traditional’ legal services to the Fund or should they expand their range of services to assist a Fund in its route to the investor and/or Fund Distribution?This subject is often discussed by fund lawyers ‘how do the accountancy...

Blockchain and Asset Management

Blockchain and Asset Management

Ken CarmodyWe’re moving from the ‘internet of information’ to an ‘internet of value’. We know that the banking sector is getting behind blockchain technologies but will the asset management sector adopt? A recent Santander publication reports that global banks could...

Amendments to AIF Rulebook

Amendments to AIF Rulebook

Ken CarmodyJanuary 25th 2017 The Central Bank has issued amendments to its AIF Rulebook relating to Loan originating Qualifying Investor Alternative Investment Funds (L-QIAIFs). Before this amendment, L-QIAIFs were prohibited from engaging in activities other than...

The Fund Marketing & Distribution Alternative

The Fund Marketing & Distribution Alternative

Edward SimpsonTo do or not to do.Funds today are faced with ever increasing decisions to make in their route to raising capital. How successful are funds in getting through to their target audience? Do funds invest in and/or adopt best marketing and communication...

Exploring the ICAV

Exploring the ICAV

Ken CarmodyWhilst there are many structures the choose from when establishing a fund this article focuses on The Irish Collective Asset-management Vehicle (ICAV). The ICAV provides a flexible corporate structure which can be used to establish both UCITS and...

Mobile Marketing

Mobile Marketing

Edward SimpsonEmail marketing, despite its’ rather low conversion rate, has remained a staple of both communicating with and maintaining relationships with our customers. No matter how many figures we read about the daily usage of various social media platforms, the...

Content Marketing – Worth it?

Content Marketing – Worth it?

Edward Simpson Why consider Content Marketing? Firstly you should understand why clients, investors, referrals, those that know you and those that don’t interact with you online, more importantly understand that simply pushing out content doesnt mean your latest task...

Why Use Twitter?

Why Use Twitter?

Edward SimpsonWhy is Twitter important for your business?Twitter is a great way to drive repeat business and to attract new customers. While the platform itself may not have had obvious business advantages in its’ early incarnation, namely the restrictive 140...

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Edward SimpsonIs an experienced business development professional with a history of working with blue chip companies through to technology start-ups. Brian has extensive experience in offshore marketing of financial and professional services to a global audience...