Guernsey Funds Forum 2017

+65

New Guernsey Funds 1

£256bn

Total NAV 2

807

Total Guernsey funds 3

176

Non-Guernsey funds 4

+12%

Total NAV 1 year growth 5

+32%

Private equity NAV growth 1 year 6

AIFMD

ESMA approved dual regime 7

LSE

Global leader for non-UK LSE listings 8

  1. Guernsey and non-Guernsey funds approved by the GFSC, December 2015 to December 2016
  2. As at end December 2016
  3. As at end December 2016
  4. The number of non-Guernsey funds at December 2016
  5. The growth in value of investment funds in Guernsey between December 2015 and December 2016
  6. The growth in the value of private equity funds in Guernsey between December 2015 and December 2016
  7. Guernsey offers two parallel regimes for investment funds: (i) the existing regime remains for those investors and managers not requiring an AIFMD fund, including those using national private placement regimes and those marketing to non-EU investors; and (ii) an opt-in regime which is fully AIFMD compliant. The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) made its recommendation to grant Guernsey a ‘third country’ passport under AIFMD on 19 July 2016.
  8. Data from the London Stock Exchange to the end of 2016 shows that Guernsey is home to more non-UK incorporated companies listed on the LSE than any other jurisdiction outside England and Wales