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New BVI Hedge Fund Products

Incubator Funds and Approved (Friends and Family) Funds

With a strong desire to attract start up hedge funds and their managers, the BVI Financial Services Commission (FSC) has introduced new regulations to significantly ease the process to establish incubator funds (designed for managers wanting to establish a track record on a cost effective basis) and approved funds (designed for a small number of investors such as friends and family). For funds which qualify, these new fund categories will substantially reduce the time and costs of establishing a hedge fund. When coupled with the approved manager regime introduced in 2012, the BVI is an extremely attractive jurisdiction for start-up funds and their managers.

 

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Robert J.D. Briant
Partner, Head of BVI Corporate

British Virgin Islands   +1 284 852 1100


Anton Goldstein
Partner

British Virgin Islands   +1 284 852 1119


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New BVI Hedge Fund Products

Incubator Funds and Approved (Friends and Family) Funds

With a strong desire to attract start up hedge funds and their managers, the BVI Financial Services Commission (FSC) has introduced new regulations to significantly ease the process to establish incubator funds (designed for managers wanting to establish a track record on a cost effective basis) and approved funds (designed for a small number of investors such as friends and family). For funds which qualify, these new fund categories will substantially reduce the time and costs of establishing a hedge fund. When coupled with the approved manager regime introduced in 2012, the BVI is an extremely attractive jurisdiction for start-up funds and their managers.

 

To continue reading full articles in PDF format:
New BVI Hedge Fund Products

 


Robert J.D. Briant
Partner, Head of BVI Corporate

British Virgin Islands   +1 284 852 1100


Anton Goldstein
Partner

British Virgin Islands   +1 284 852 1119