Welcome to our latest Fund Focus Newsletter. In this edition you will find a selection of articles and announcements related to developments in the funds industry and at the association. These include updates on the European Commission's consultation on cross-border distribution, cybersecurity, Brexit resources available on our site, and the launch of a new guide to establishing money market funds in Ireland. It also looks at Irish Funds sponsorship and promotional opportunities and key take aways from Irish Funds seminars in Asia. As always, if you have any suggestions or feedback, please contact us.
This document is for informational purposes only and it is recommended that professional advice is sought if conducting business in Ireland.
Cross Border Distribution Consultation
David Naughton, Associate at William Fry, gives an overview of the European Commission's consultation on cross-border investment fund distribution and looks at what the Irish Funds response covered.Read Article
Cybersecurity – The New Hot Topic
Samantha Fletcher Watts, Director and Head of Compliance, DMS Governance Ltd., discusses the topic of cybersecurity and outlines some of the things an organisation can do to protect itself.Read Article
Brexit Update and Resources Page
Pat Lardner, Chief Executive at Irish Funds, announces the Brexit Update series and the new resource page on irishfunds.ie.Read Article
A Guide to Establishing MMFs in Ireland
Patrick Rooney, Senior Regulatory Affairs Manager at Irish Funds, introduces the newly published Irish Funds guide to establishing money market funds in Ireland.Read Article
Sponsorship & Promotional Opportunites
David Shirley, Project Manager - Events & Sponsorship at Irish Funds, outlines the benefits of events sponsorship and the promotional opportunities available for 2017.Read Article
Asia Pacific Roadshow Summary
Conor O'Mara, Managing Director Head of Global Technology Specialist Sales at Jefferies, shares the highlights and key takeaways from the Irish Funds Asia Pacific Roadshow in August.Read Article