Our client is recruiting for an associate to play an integral part in the Hedge Funds team. The ideal candidate will be 3-6 PQE level, with good exposure to investment management products and services, primarily in the hedge fund space.
The successful candidate will split their time across open-ended hedge funds work, with a focus on hedge fund formation. There may also be some IMA/SMA negotiation work for institutional managers. Some knowledge of related regulation, including AIFMD and MiFID and other sectoral regulation will be required. The candidate will be expected to take an active role in advising clients on new and developing initiatives, including the AIFMD Review, ESG and the post-Brexit landscape.
Significant experience of hedge fund formation, particularly in offshore domiciles, or in Ireland or Luxembourg, will be of particular interest.