The role of investor relations in fund management
Fund administration is a vital aspect of investment management.
The role of governance in private wealth management
Private wealth management and governance strategies are becoming more pertinent to UNHWIs and their family offices.
Why South African investors should do business Mauritius
Mauritius is drawing an increasing number of South Africans considering moving abroad to set up a company.
What makes a comprehensive estate plan?
Wealth management is a complex and extensive advisory service involving holistic approaches to accomplish long-term financial goals.
Is it time to voluntarily liquidate your solvent Cayman Islands company?
Cayman companies should consider to voluntary liquidate their companies to ensure sufficient time to complete the process before 2024.
The stages of the fund life cycle
Asset managers have diverse options when launching a fund, depending on their risk appetite, investment objectives and portfolio.
How to set up a company in Nevis: Structures, requirements, benefits
Nevis, an island located in the northeastern part of the Caribbean, is popular in the business world for its favourable taxation and asset protection regulations.
How new Florida law affects real estate foreign buyers and owners
Recently, the Florida Legislature approved Senate Bill 264 (SB 264), and on 8 May 2023, Governor Ron DeSantis signed it into law.
PE investment funds: a focus on Asia
Private equity (PE) funds in the Asia-Pacific region have been facing a significant shift since last year.
Understanding Section 110 Formation in Ireland
Ireland is a leading jurisdiction in Special Purpose Vehicles (SPV) formation for the following reasons: Bolder Group previously published an article on the company incorporation process in Ireland, which provided details about different available company structures in the country.
An overview of the Amended MAS Code on Collective Investment Schemes
The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) amended the Code on Collective Investment Schemes (Code) on 9 March 2023, following section 321 of the Securities and Futures Act (the SFA) (Cap.
A guide on ICOs and Cryptocurrency in the British Virgin Islands
Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) have gained momentum as a favoured fundraising method for businesses seeking to secure capital in the form of cryptocurrencies, tokens and virtual assets.
Investment funds set up in Mauritius: benefits, structures and requirements
In the past few years, Mauritius has positioned itself as a leading jurisdiction for setting up investment funds and businesses in the African and Indian Ocean region.
What is the EU’s Digital Operational Resilience Act?
The European Union is implementing a significant new regulation for the financial sector.
Ireland – a jurisdiction for Section 110 Special Purpose Vehicles (SPVs)
Ireland is a prominent global jurisdiction for SPVs.
An overview of doing business in the Philippines: culture, laws and other tips
With the Philippines’ services sector leading the way, commercial activity is increasing, resulting in valuable opportunities for market entrants interested in doing business in the country and neighbouring states.
Mauritius and its tax treaties with 17 African countries
Mauritius, a small island country along the eastern coast of Africa, is globally known as one of the leading financial and business hubs in the African region.
A brief overview of EU’s PSD2
The European Commission introduced the Directive 2007/64/EC or Payment Services Directive (PSD) in 2007 to regulate the payments industry through a single payment market in the European Union (EU).
Understanding GDPR and its impact on KYC
The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force on 25 May 2018.
Entering Asia? Here’s why you should set up a company in the Philippines
In this blog, we discuss the advantages of setting up a company in the Philippines.
Planning to set up a business in Mauritius? Here’s an overview
Classified by the World Bank as an upper-middle-income economy and the wealthiest African country per capita, Mauritius is one of Africa’s financial centres.
The fast-growing relationship between ESG and PE Funds
Private equity (PE) funds continue to be an attractive investment vehicle for institutional clients and high income and net worth individuals.
The different types of legal structures in Spain
One of the most crucial things to consider when starting a business in Spain is the type of company you want to establish.
How to start a business in Ireland: structures, requirements and laws
Ireland is a great place to live and start a business.
An overview of Section 110 Companies in Ireland
Section 110 allows eligible Irish resident SPVs to engage in a wide range of financial and leasing activities in a tax-neutral way.
Corporate services: an overview
Corporate services are business solutions that enable organisations to focus on their core business activities.
Market entry and starting a business abroad in 2023: What to know
In today’s globalised business environment, entering a new market or starting a business abroad calls for a rigorous strategy and a firm knowledge of local and international conditions.
Why you should invest in Spanish real estate
Spain is recovering, which is a great news for one of the countries that was most severely affected by the pandemic.
Key EU Laws on shell companies
The European Union (EU) has made several efforts to impose stricter rules on the use of shell companies.
Company set up in Spain: how to begin
The Kingdom of Spain is well-known for its art, landscape, cuisine and architecture.
A brief overview of the new Administrative Dissolution Procedure in Luxembourg
Earlier this year, the Luxembourg parliament introduced the latest draft of Bill No.
An overview of the EU’s new anti-tax avoidance directive
In the recent years, the EU has been imposing stricter rules to deter tax evasion, especially in the wake of scandals in the financial services industry.
What does a fund accountant do?
Fund accounting is a valuable facet of fund administration.
EU Taxonomy: Identifying sustainable economic activities
There was no regulatory pressure on ESG and sustainability issues prior to 2018, but since then, there have been initiatives made globally to encourage investors, financiers and businesses to adopt more sustainable business practices.
Open-ended funds administration in Luxembourg: What you should know
Luxembourg has become a top performer in the alternative investment fund sector in recent years.
What you should know about Cayman Islands fund administration
The Cayman Islands – a top funds centre The Cayman Islands, a group of islands located in the Caribbean Sea, is considered to be one of the leading financial hubs internationally.
What you need to know about crypto tax reporting in the US
Virtual currency transactions, including through cryptocurrency, in the US are taxable, just like any other kind of property.
Surviving a recession: the best funds to invest in during an economic turmoil
The recession caused by the pandemic affected not just the world economy but also other financial systems, especially investment funds.
Here’s why you should be doing business in Luxembourg
A small Western European country, Luxembourg (officially the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg), is one of the most alluring business hubs in the region.
The role of fund administration in Hong Kong’s diverse fund industry
The thriving fund management industry in Hong Kong requires the need of fund administration services.
Why set up a VCC in Singapore: key features
Since its official launch in January 2020, over 400 Variable Capital Companies or VCCs have been set up or re-domiciled in Singapore.
Cryptocurrency in Asia: a brief overview
Three countries from Asia ranked the highest in terms of cryptocurrency adoption: Vietnam, India and Pakistan.
ESG: The social factor
The ESG social factor is considered the ‘middle child’ of the three pillars.
UBO Register in Asia: The rules of Singapore, Hong Kong and the Philippines
Current regulations highlight the trend toward UBO transparency.
Fund administration, explained
Fund administration, an industry that has grown significantly over the years, is worth USD8 billion to USD 12 billion.
What you need to know about UBO Registers in the US, Netherlands and Luxembourg
Companies and other legal entities need to register at least one UBO.
The UK’s Economic Crime Act 2022: What you need to know
On 15 March 2022, the Economic Crime (Transparency and Enforcement) Act received royal assent which would help the UK combat economic crime.
Things To Consider Before You Enter a Foreign Market
Foreign Market Entry is basically introducing your company to new markets by selling your product or service in a different country.
Breaking barriers: What fund administration firm Bolder Group does best
Bolder Group, as a fund administration firm, offers solutions for private and corporate clients in thirteen locations worldwide.
The rise of VC, PE in Egypt and the role of fund administration
With a fast-growing economy acting as a crossroad for businesses, there is a great need for fund administration in Egypt.