Funds targeted at knowledgeable investors have become an increasingly popular solution for alternative fund managers seeking access to the institutional marketplace.

QIFs and SIFs

Carne is frequently called upon to work with alternative fund managers seeking to launch funds for institutional investors under a lighter touch regulatory regime. Whether you opt for the Irish Qualifying Investor Fund (QIF) or Luxembourg’s Specialised Investment Fund structure, Carne is capable of providing in-depth support from a seasoned fund structuring team, with first class governance solutions – including independent directors – in both jurisdictions.

Our long track record in the cross-border funds industry and close involvement with the fund services sector in both Ireland and Luxembourg means we are well-acquainted with the changing demands of both regulators and investors. When it comes to expert investor funds, Carne’s knowledge base is amongst the best in the industry.