Collas Crill advises on first Open Ended Private Investment Fund

13 July 2017 Collas Crill has advised Freedom Select Funds PCC Limited (FSF) in converting it to Guernsey’s new Private Investment Fund (PIF) regime. FSF is managed by Freedom Asset Management Limited (FAML) and was established as a registered closed-ended fund in 2016. The Collas Crill team, including group partner Paul Wilkes and associate Alex […]

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Freedom expands its reach beyond Europe with fund amalgamation

05 July 2017 Guernsey-headquartered Freedom Asset Management is expanding its reach outside of Europe with the successful amalgamation of the Somerset Capital Fund with its own Guernsey-based protected cell company (PCC) Opus Global Cautious Fund. The move brings together Somerset Capital’s mainly Canada-based clients with international investment management business Freedom’s European client base. It is the intention […]

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Guernsey home to Disruptive Capital’s latest fund launch

05 July 2017 Disruptive Capital has chosen Guernsey for its latest fund launch – the Secondary Disruptive Fund – with Ogier’s Guernsey investment funds team advising on the local aspects of its establishment and close. The closed-ended collective investment scheme successfully closed at its targeted total commitments. Disruptive Capital was founded by Edmund Truell, a former chairman of […]

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Guernsey announces launch of its sixth Private Investment Fund in eight months

29 June 2017  Guernsey’s stability, regulation and expertise were key in boutique asset manager Pearl Diver Capital choosing to establish the latest Guernsey Private Investment Fund (PIF) – bringing the total to six PIFs since the new structure was launched last November. Pearl Diver Capital has finished investing a new $350 million collateralised loan obligation (CLO) equity fund PDC Opportunities […]

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First-quarter growth in fund values is best for four years

GUERNSEY funds have started 2017 with their best growth for a quarter in four years. The net asset value of funds under management and administration in the island grew by £10.6bn (4.1%) over the quarter – the highest margin of growth since the first quarter of 2013, when funds grew by $19.7bn. Over the past […]

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