10 Feb 2019

HedgeWeek Feature: Residency of independent directors more important in current market

Change is always happening and as we near the end of the current investment cycle the world is learning to deal with increased and persistent market volatility. With this market backdrop, the role of independent directors remains as important as ever. Institutional investors are taking a more proactive approach in reviewing the directors of hedge funds, so it is essential that investment managers take the appointment of directors seriously.

In this HedgeWeek Q&A, Karl O’Reilly, Fund Director at IMS, outlines some of the key considerations that investment managers should be discussing when selecting independent directors of Cayman Islands hedge funds.

Read the full article here.


About the Author
Karl O'Reilly is an independent fund director at IMS in the Cayman Islands and can be contacted at: koreilly@ims.ky.

IMS is one of the longest established company management firms in the Cayman Islands. IMS is licensed by the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority to provide independent directors, company management and incorporation, mutual fund administration, captive insurance and trust services. For more information about our services, please contact us.

Disclaimer: this publication does not constitute legal or professional advice and should not be relied on as such.