Featured Premium Sponsor July: Walkers Ireland LLP2 July 2021
Walkers is a global financial services law firm that practises law across six jurisdictions and has ten offices across the Americas, EMEA and Asia. Walkers has 124 partners and 928 staff, providing 24/7 service to its clients. Our clients include Fortune 100 and FTSE 100 companies, as well as the most innovative firms and institutions across the financial markets.
The Irish office provides market-leading Irish legal, tax, listing and professional services solutions to local and international financial institutions, investment managers, hedge funds, private equity groups and corporations. Walkers offer a suite of integrated services for our clients, providing Irish legal and tax advisory solutions as well as global corporate and regulatory services with the firm's independent corporate services offering, Walkers Professional Services, providing a broad range of corporate, fiduciary and administration services including to structured and asset finance vehicles.
Walkers has one of the largest specialist asset management and investment funds teams worldwide. The Asset Management and Investment Funds Group offers expert advice and commercial solutions to many of the world's most prominent asset managers, fund promoters and institutional investors, on a wide range of investment fund strategies such as private equity, private debt and real estate as well as more traditional retail-focused strategies.
Walkers has comprehensive experience in advising clients on the commercial and regulatory implications of the establishment and operation of Irish investment funds as well as UCITS management companies, AIFMs, investment firms and other regulated financial service providers. The team benefits from members having obtained extensive in-house experience from leading asset management firms and investment fund service providers.
Irish Quarterly Legal and Regulatory Report - Asset Management and Investment Funds
Walkers have published their Irish Quarterly Legal and Regulatory Developments report for asset management and investment funds. This report covers key developments during the quarter under the following headings:
- AIFMD developments;
- UCITS developments;
- Central Bank developments; and
- other legal and regulatory developments