Our fund formation team, which draws on both our investment management and funds practices, is the largest in Luxembourg, with more than 130 lawyers and 20 partners. We advise on all types of fund including UCITS, AIF structures such as Part II funds, SIFs and RAIFs, SICARs and any other regulated or unregulated alternative investment fund types, as well as working for UCITS management companies and AIFMs.

We can help you throughout the entire life cycle of your fund.

  • Constitutive documents including wording relating to regulatory measures including GDPR, EMIR and SFTR
  • Prospectus, issuing document, private placement memorandum and offering memorandum
  • Negotiation with investors including drafting of shareholder agreements and side-letters
  • Negotiation with service providers including drafting of agreements
  • Drafting of financing documents or review of financing agreements
  • Review of contractual documents from a direct and indirect tax perspective
  • Issuance of a legal opinion
  • Creation of carried interest vehicles and investment and holding structures
  • Organisational and conduct rules

  • Preparation of the application to the Luxembourg regulator
  • Subsequent co-ordination with the Luxembourg regulator
  • Co-ordination with registration for passporting

  • Drafting of legal documentation and provision of legal assistance
  • Sale of assets
  • Notification abroad  
  • Liquidation services


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