Company: Jersey Finance
Category: Hedge Funds
Published: 05 November 2012
As one of Europe's leading centres for funds business, Jersey has been quick to set out a strong long-term position in supporting the hedge fund industry. To do so is vital - Jersey continues to assert itself as a major player in the alternative funds space, with alternative fund classes accounting for around 70% of the total value of funds under administration in Jersey, and hedge funds alone making up one-quarter of that total.
This article discusses the implications of the AIFMD, time-scales and how it presents opportunities for Jersey.