Ucits hedge funds pose challenges for fund administrators

Processing the challenges: Ucits supplement July 2010: Examining the phenomenon

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A fund administrator is a key service provider for any hedge fund. The same applies for a Ucits hedge fund product.

But administering a Ucits hedge fund throws up challenges and questions for managers and admin-istrators.

Fund administrators believe there will be a continued stream of Ucits hedge fund launches. That means fund administration platforms are likely to undergo a change in order to remain competitive.

Once a manager has decided to replicate or move his fund into a Ucits structure the ad