Knowledge Highlights 6 January 2021
Allen & Gledhill Managing Partner Jerry Koh and Partner Jonathan Lee contributed an article titled “The Increasing Popularity of Private Funds” to the Journal of Investment Compliance, published by Emerald Publishing Limited.
The article introduces the various private fund structuring options available in Singapore, an important fund management hub that has increasingly also come to be recognized as a popular fund domicile with its pro-business environment, transparent and robust regulatory regime and government support through tailored investment structures, tax incentives and extensive double taxation treaties. The article provides an overview of the available private fund structures as well as the key legal issues and considerations that fund managers and investors should take into account when structuring a private fund. It also provides a brief summary of the available tax incentive schemes for funds in Singapore.