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Cash management solutions for asset managers
In these unprecedented times, it is more crucial than ever for asset managers to maintain flexible [...]
Impact and Uncertainties of the New France-Luxembourg Double Tax Treaty on Real Estate Investment Structures
On 20 March 2018, the governments of Luxembourg and France signed a new [...]
Will Spain apply the multilateral instrument more intensively after COVID-19?
Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Spain, whilst undertaking considerable efforts to keep its population safe [...]
Asia fund managers and offshore platforms, a pair on a declining curve?
Over the past decades, the Asia Pacific region has developed rapidly and become a renowned [...]
German controlled foreign corporation (CFC) reporting and alternative investment funds in light of ATAD 2
Alternative investment funds (AIF’s) are facing more and more challenges to fulfill all tax [...]
How to manage substance in a home working environment
As the uncertainty continues over how long office closures and travel restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic will remain in place, the practical difficulties [...]
Revisiting transfer pricing in the alternative asset management sector
New concepts introduced by the OECD as part of the BEPS initiative in 2015.
Why are asset managers (privately) considering public real estate investment strategies?
Small things can have non-linear effects on a complex system.
VAT and AIFs: how AIF structures can safely navigate VAT rules
Compared to traditional funds, alternative investment funds (AIFs) often use complex structures that require an in-depth VAT analysis.
What is the impact of COVID-19 on infrastructure deals?
The COVID-19 outbreak has had a major impact on the global economy and the infrastructure asset class is no exception.
A deep dive into Alternatives
New opportunities and areas of doubt have emerged in recent years with the rise of the alternative investments industry.
New Era in the Alternative Investment Fund Industry through Tokenisation
In light of the current global health threat, the importance of reaching a new level of technological readiness to facilitate [...]
The impact of ATAD II on real estate asset managers
On 29 May 2017, the EU Council approved Directive 2017/952/EU (ATAD II or the “Directive”), which amended ATAD I.
Cause and effect: the future of the infrastructure fund
Over the last decade, we have witnessed a stream of record-breaking events in terms of both fund raising and deal size within the infrastructure funds sector.