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INTL FCStone Financial Enhances Its Offshore Mutual Fund Offering Through Agreement with Allfunds Bank

13 Feb
architecture mirror building for offshore mutual fund

NEW YORK, Feb. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — INTL FCStone Inc. (NASDAQ: INTL) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, INTL FCStone Financial Inc. (“the Company”), has entered into an agreement with offshore mutual fund distribution platform Allfunds Bank.  The relationship further enhances the offerings of the Company’s Correspondent Clearing Division, which is now the only U.S.-based clearing firm with access to the […]

Guernsey Funds Sector Sees Consecutive Year-on-year Growth

08 Jan
Guernsey funds sector

The total value of Guernsey funds grew by approximately GBP20 billion over the 12 months to the end of the third quarter of this year. Figures from the Guernsey Financial Services Commission (GFSC) show that, at the end of September 2017, the net asset value of all funds under management and administration in Guernsey stood […]

What are offshore funds?

08 Jun
Offshore funds

When investing, you will often see funds listed specifically as offshore funds. Many investors have portfolios of mixed funds in Cyprus with funds often domiciled ‘offshore’. What are the key differences in terms of legal protection and structure between funds domiciled in, for example, the UK and those listed abroad? Offshore funds are those domiciled […]

Top Offshore Mutual Funds

18 Feb
Steering wheel for offshore mutual funds

Offshore mutual funds is a term which generally refers to a collective investment scheme domiciled in an offshore jurisdiction. The reference to offshore, in the classic case, usually means a traditional offshore jurisdiction such as the Cayman Islands, Jersey or the British Virgin Islands. However, the term is also frequently used to include other corporate […]

Currency Diversification using Managed Funds

09 Jan
Crystal ball for money

Thinking outside the borders Are you nervous about the value of your domestic currency depreciating during these volatile times? At Invest Offshore, we recommend investments in top rated international hedge funds, mutual funds and fund of funds, which are denominated in strong currencies, with little exposure to toxic debt. We believe using managed funds can […]

Guernsey Funds Industry Continues Expansion

08 Jun

Statistics published on May 26 show that the value of investment fund business in Guernsey grew by GBP6.2bn (2.4%) during the first quarter of 2011. The increase represents the seventh consecutive quarter of growth and takes the net asset value (NAV) of funds under management and administration in the island to a new record high […]

A study of Fund Management

01 Apr
Holy Roman Empire crown - Market timing

The LAPIS WAY vs The Traditional Method by: Andreas Wueger, CEO, LAPIS Asset Management Ltd. There is an old adage that says “simplicity is the epitome of effectiveness“. At Lapis we are committed to incorporating this expression in the way we both manage our investment portfolios and arrange our investment strategies. We have eliminated the […]

Offshore Funds and the IMA

02 Apr
alone offshore funds

From today the Investment Management Association (IMA) is including offshore funds in its sector classification system. A total of 91* funds will be included in 17 different IMA sectors. This is up from the 71 funds announced on 23 March,* as since then the IMA has received outstanding data from more funds that now meet […]

Alternative Energy & Inflation Fund

18 Apr
alternative energy

Shield Plus LLC, a #1 ranked institutional investment adviser, registered as a CTA/CPO, is launching the Shield Plus 90, LP — Alternative Energy & Inflation Fund. This Fund enables institutions and other accredited investors to participate directly in the alternative energy and inflation-related markets through a market-neutral investment approach. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) April 18, 2007 […]

Currency Fundamentals

01 Nov
Currency Fundamentals

Last weeks U.S Fed meeting went off without much fanfare. Chairman Bernanke and his crew of regional fed governors gave the markets what they were expecting, an unchanged target interest rate of 5.25%. It appears U.S rates will remain somewhat stable in the near term. The expectations that other central banks around the globe will […]