Role and responsibilities of Fund Directors

“Evolving obligations & practices of Fund Directors”

The course registration is closed. Please contact the ILA team for support – events@ila.lu

Course outline

This seminar is organised by the House of Training, in close cooperation with ILA and ALFI. It will allow members of Board of Directors to identify the best governance practices for funds and to identify and manage conflicts of interest. This interactive seminar includes theoretical basics, presentation on the regulatory novelties by professionals and exchange between participants through the resolution of a specific corporate case.

Course highlights

Although corporate governance is at the centre of most topical debates, members of Boards of Directors of companies and collective investment schemes still tend to underestimate the extent of their legal, regulatory and financial responsibilities.

  • What are the impacts of the new directives and circulars?
  • What are the best governance practices for UCIs?
  • What are the roles of the service providers of the UCIs?
  • How to choose the members of a board of directors?
  • How to cover liability of directors?
  • How to deal with conflicts of interest?
  • How to apply AML regulations and guidelines

The purpose of this seminar will be to comment on these key issues and to consider possible lines of actions.

Benefit of the program

During this seminar, participants will learn more about the following central issues:

  • How to identify and manage conflicts of interests?

  • What are the best governance practices for UCI?

  • What are the roles of the service providers of the UCI?

  • How to choose the members of a board of directors?

  • How to cover liability of directors?

Target audience

A group of 20 to 25 persons representing:

  • Fund and investment management companies’ directors (UCI, UCITS, SIF and SICAR), independent or employed

  • Managers responsible for funds and investment management companies

  • Executives and managers of UCI, SIF, SICAR and investment management companies

  • Executives and managers (legal, domiciliation and compliance services) of service providers, i.e. depository banks, administrative and domiciliary agents

  • Lawyers specialising in asset management

  • Auditors specialising in asset management

  • Other professionals involved in this field (insurance, infrastructure, risk management, etc.)

Practical information

Participation fee: 1.180,00 EUR (+VAT 3%) for ILA members

Registration at the House of Training via e-mail customer@houseoftraining.com or on the website: 

https://www.houseoftraining.lu/training/governance-roles-and-responsibilities-of-funds-directors-300

2018 - Governance - Roles and responsibilities of fund Directors

Location

Chambre de Commerce du Luxembourg
7 Rue Alcide de Gasperi
    L-1615 Luxembourg
    Luxembourg
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Date and Time

From 02/10/2018 08:30
To 03/10/2018 17:00

CPD Hours

14.0 hours

Contact

House of Training
+352 46 50 16 1

Language(s)

English

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