Gearing up

Malta: hedge fund industry gains momentum

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A recent research report claims over half of all European hedge fund companies plan to launch onshore versions of their strategies. The majority of these are likely to be Ucits III funds. With hedge funds en masse beginning to enter this area, European hedge fund jurisdictions are becoming even more interested in these products. Malta, along with Dublin and Luxembourg, expects to be able to benefit from this trend.

Hedge fund managers are keen to launch Ucits not only to tap into a new investor b