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Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive: European Securities and Markets Authority approves Memorandum of Understanding with Guernsey
  • AO HALL Advocates
  • European Union, Guernsey
  • May 31 2013

Pursuant to the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (Directive 201161EU) ("AIFM Directive") the European Securities and Markets


Moving foundations: a guide to migrating existing foundations to Guernsey
  • AO HALL Advocates
  • Guernsey
  • April 22 2013

The introduction of foundations earlier this year as an additional product in Guernsey for asset protection and wealth planning has brought with it


GFSC signs co-operation agreements with EUEEA regulators
  • AO HALL Advocates
  • Guernsey
  • July 12 2013

The Guernsey Financial Services Commission ("GFSC") has announced today that is has signed 24 bi-lateral co-operation agreements with the securities


Amalgamations of companies in Guernsey
  • AO HALL Advocates
  • Guernsey
  • January 1 2015

An amalgamation is an extremely useful process allowing two or more companies (including overseas companies) to merge. It provides an alternative


A new Guernsey vehicle: limited liability partnerships
  • AO HALL Advocates
  • Guernsey
  • January 1 2015

Guernsey has joined Jersey, the UK and a number of other jurisdictions in introducing the limited liability partnership (“LLP”) as an additional


Striking off and winding up Guernsey companies
  • AO HALL Advocates
  • Guernsey
  • January 1 2015

Under the Companies (Guernsey) Law, 2008 (the “Companies Law”) there are two procedures available for the voluntary dissolution of a Guernsey company


The benefits of using Guernsey companies
  • AO HALL Advocates
  • Guernsey
  • January 1 2015

Guernsey offers a pragmatic and responsive regime for the incorporation and day-to-day administration of companies. These features have made Guernsey


Transitional provisions new funds regime
  • AO HALL Advocates
  • Guernsey
  • March 5 2009

In our AO Hall Lawline article Major Changes to Guernsey’s Fund Regime Now in Force, we reported on the commencement of the legislation necessary to give effect to Guernsey’s new regulatory regime for open and closed-ended funds


Companies (Guernsey) Law 2008 - Transitional provisions - expiry
  • AO HALL Advocates
  • Guernsey
  • March 5 2009

The Companies (Guernsey) Law, 2008 (as amended, the "2008 Law") came into full force on 1 July 2008


Obtaining approval for an investment fund in Guernsey
  • AO HALL Advocates
  • Guernsey
  • October 21 2009

When launching a fund in Guernsey, approval is required from the Guernsey Financial Services Commission ("GFSC") and, in the case of listed funds, the appropriate market authority