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An analysis of the success of Ireland as an offshore financial centre for administering alternative & collective investment funds.

Akiotu, Henry E. (2007) An analysis of the success of Ireland as an offshore financial centre for administering alternative & collective investment funds. Undergraduate thesis, Dublin, National College of Ireland.

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Abstract

The and future success of the fund industry is dependent on an appropriate regulatory environment which determines the speed to market a new product, influences the scope against which a product can be prepared, determines operational requirements and issues that the product must address. This analysis examines the fundamentals like Taxation, Regulation and membership of the European union that have helped Ireland develop as a domicile and administration centre for investment funds. The legal and regulatory environment for the business As a catalyst to attract the business and Availability of the industry to service the business. Much of the success enjoyed in Ireland by Investment fund industry in managing collective investment funds have been attributed to the existence of an appropriate regulatory environment. This study looks at the various types of funds administered and activities carried out by fund management companies in Ireland in managing collective investment funds. The growth experienced in number and volume in the industry over the past fifteen years.

Item Type: Thesis (Undergraduate)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HG Finance > Investment > Investment Companies. Investment Trusts. Mutual Funds.
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > Ireland
Divisions: School of Business > BA (Honours) in Financial Services
Depositing User: SINEAD CORCORAN
Date Deposited: 22 Mar 2011 15:08
Last Modified: 11 Aug 2014 16:49
URI: http://trap.ncirl.ie/id/eprint/492

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