ICAV Update - The ICAV - What you need to know
Chairperson: Gareth Bryan
Thursday, 23 October 2014
Legislation is expected to be finalised shortly that will allow the formation of ICAVs (Irish Collective Asset Management Vehicles), Ireland’s first tailor-made Corporate Funds Vehicle. This session will provide a short overview of the ICAV setting out the key tax, legal and accounting aspects you should know about in advance of its imminent introduction. We will also provide a summary of the Companies Bill 2012 changes relevant to investment companies (Part XIII companies).
Accounting Update - Changes on the Horizon
Chairperson: Liam McNally
Thursday, 13 November 2014
With the forthcoming replacement in 2015 of UK/Irish GAAP by the new FRS102 framework, we discuss this reporting regime and its potential impact on Investment Management. This will include alternative options available, such as conversion to IFRS.
The seminar will also provide a brief update on the impact of AIFMD on financial statement disclosure, key changes under US GAAP and IFRS for 2014 year ends, and those now on the horizon.
Tax Update - Year-end Operational Tax Considerations
Chairperson: Seamus Hand
Wednesday, 3 December 2014
As the number and complexity of tax considerations for investment funds, their service providers and investors continues to increase, we will provide a short overview of operational tax issues that should be considered in advance of year-end. These will include an update on tax risk management for investment funds, what upcoming FATCA related actions may be relevant and recent withholding tax developments.
Regulatory Update- Keeping Abreast of all the New Investment Management Legislative Changes
Chairperson: Heleen Rietdijk
Tuesday, 20 January 2015
As the European Commission has put Investor Protection as one of their top priorities the Investment Management Industry has seen a whole host of new regulation already implemented and 2015 brings even more legislation into force. We will share a short overview of these recent and expected changes with regard to applicable legislation for Investment Managers and Investment Funds.